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Kaufman's Reflection and Projection of Subjective Experience

In film, it is often taken for granted that each scene shown to the audience is an accurate depiction of the events in the story. That is, in following the protagonist throughout the plot of a film, the audience witnesses the film’s events as they actually occur. 1,222 more words

Essays

Happy Birthday: Charlie Kaufman

Charlie Kaufman

Born: November 19, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA

Scripts usually feature reluctant protagonists who start out in the story as downtrodden or self-doubtful, frustrated with life or love or their professions. 123 more words

Happy Birthday

November 19: Happy Birthday Jodie Foster and Meg Ryan

Two-time Best Actress honoree Jodie Foster turns 54 today.  She made her screen debut in an episode of Mayberry R.F.D. which aired one day before her 6th birthday, and her feature film debut in the 1972 Disney film… 1,376 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Anomalisa 2016

Charlie Kaufman’s stop-motion/puppet film is an anomaly; it might be a romance, it might be an anti-romance, it might be a plea for equal rights for sex-toys. 136 more words

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind - Review

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A quick thought off the top of my head that came to me while I watched Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind that ultimately hit me much harder now, given how I usually live out as a pessimistic soul always living in fear of the worst. 1,299 more words

Film Reviews

Anomalisa (2015)

Anomalisa (2015)

A unique, beautiful animated film that captures the complexities of the human soul.

Anomalisa tells the life of Michael Stone, an author of a widely-recognized book titled, “How May I Help You Help Them?” He visits Cincinnati to give a presentation on customer service. 728 more words