I love trailers. Sometimes I’ll go back and watch them again, just for the excitement they capture so well. These are just a few of my favourites from recent years. 239 more words
2 weeks, 3 days
How Did Soviet Psych Experiments Lead To Rocky?
Intercut! Montage! The illusion of continuity! All hallmarks of the edit – the point in a film’s production where a film comes together and becomes greater than the sum of its shots.
3 weeks, 1 day
Stanley Kubrick’s boxes
A fascinating Jon Ronson documentary I found in an article on No Film School: Is ‘Eyes Wide Shut’ the Movie Stanley Kubrick Wanted Us to See? 154 more words
3 weeks, 5 days
Michael Bay – What is Bayhem?
There are filmmakers we love and then there’s Michael Bay. Even if you dislike him (as I do), Bay has something valuable to teach us about visual perception.
1 month, 2 weeks