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George Lucas Retrospective: THX 1138 Review

Ah, George Lucas, the man who made and then proceeded to break millions of childhoods. The image of him that survives today is that of a man who had a promising career and threw it all away with all the changes to his masterpiece and its disappointing prequels (at least in eyes of hardcore fans, because he is richer than anyone’s wildest dreams). 628 more words

"He knew at once what was happening..."

Note: This post is the thirty-ninth installment in my author’s commentary for City of Exiles, covering Chapter 38. You can read the earlier installments  863 more words

Writing

Film Editing Education: Rules (or Guidelines)

“I want to be an Editor!” I remember my young self saying those words proudly on my first day of Film School. It might have been because of the fascination I had towards the equipment (I had the unusual chance to experience tape-to-tape editing during my childhood and the rise of ‘affordable’ NLE’s created an entire new world for me to explore). 853 more words

Filmmaking