Film Analysis – Pan’s Labyrinth

Summary I chose the film Pan’s Labyrinth because I have been meaning to watch it for some time now. Film Analysis Film Title Pan’s Labyrinth Year 2006 Director Guillermo Del Toro Country Spain Genre Fantasy/War If you could work on this film (change it), what would you change and why? Film information can be found […]

Story of Film – Episode 2 – The Hollywood Dream

Notes – Episode 2 The following material is from Wikipedia. 1918-1928: The Triumph of American Film… Citizen Kane (1941) dir. Orson Welles “Hollywood would work wonders with light” The Thief of Bagdad (1924) dir. Raoul Walsh States its theme upfront Soft lighting, shallow focus, makeup Classical? No, romantic (Hollywood’s claim to fame in the 20s) Desire (1936) dir. Frank Borzage Eyelashes cast […]

Film Analysis – Bedtime Stories

Summary I chose the Adam Sandler movie Bedtime Stories because it was one of my childhood favorites, and I wanted to look at it from a more analytical perspective. Film Analysis Film Title Bedtime Stories Year 2008 Director Adam Shankman Country United States Genre Comedy If you could work on this film (change it), what […]

Film – Week 13 – Changes

“The most honest form of filmmaking is to make a film for yourself.” ― Peter Jackson,  Link SUMMARY This week I spent a lot of time at work which was pretty boring. We don’t get many customers as the weather cools down, people are less inclined to buy ice cream when it’s cold and outside. PRACTICE […]