Filmmakers of political cinema are interested in every aspect of what makes a society tick. They invite each of us to examine our predispositions and motivations. Think about it. What are the most important issues (READ MORE)
Did you know that there is more to story-genre than comedy, drama, horror … (READ MORE)
The following article by James R. Hull for Narratives First offers a great snapshot of Inciting Incidents in film and in literature…
Capture the essence of the story. Is it a drama, a tragedy, a psychological thriller? Tell your audience about the setting …
We will continue offer tips and thoughts throughout the semester on critiquing film and writing reviews.
Conflict must exist … or the story isn’t engaging (Read more)
What’s in a Character and why do characters matter? (Read More)
Understanding story is step one (Read more)