Film language

As part of my reading I have read much about ‘film-language’ I am finding this is a little bit mysterious but intriguing.  I have been trying to understand this aspect of film-making and I have noticed that colour appears to play a big part in film-language.  For example I recently saw a film called Las … More Film language

Reflection on my Formative feedback for Assignment 3

Shaun Mullins Ass. Fback 03 Overall Comments I am happy and relieved that my Tutor was happy with my assignment ‘Conflict’.  I have been criticised in the past of over-complicating my work, on previous courses; so I am now much more mindful to try to keep things simple.  My biggest fault is that I tend … More Reflection on my Formative feedback for Assignment 3

Death on the Nile

Death on the Nile. Following up on my Tutor’s recommendation to watch movies that are very familiar to me to analyze their editing sound and image, the first motion-picture I chose to watch is my wife’s favorite, ‘Death on the Nile’, I have seen many times.  Made in 1978, starring Peter Ustinov and Director of … More Death on the Nile

Alter Bahnhoff

My Tutor suggested I watch this video by Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller.  (This is only a 6 minute extract.) I liked this very much, the idea of linking a video with a mobile-phone device and time of past and present in a specific location then filming the handheld mobile phone video within the … More Alter Bahnhoff