Due. March 3 – Take any story song and break down the lyrics by identifying characters ….
Due March 9 (11:59 pm) For this week’s writing assignment, you have three options (You only need to select one):
Composer Mark Isham incorporates mathematical equations to create the score for “The Accountant”(READ MORE)
Your dialogue/response post for this week will be due March 8. Included in those lessons is Blind Film Critic Jay Forry, The use of sound, music and silence, as well as interviews with multiple film composers (including Oscar winners) at the bottom of the response page, and an exploration of “The Musical.”
As you dive into this week’s materials, you’ll explore many aspects of acting (and the evaluation of it), and more writing/evaluation tips.
Well before film existed, the musical had life. From religious pageants, to operas, to musical prose presented on stage, to travelling folk ballad minstrels – music and story have always been connected.(READ MORE)
Film composers have different approaches to finding their sound, to telling a film story through music. Here are a few to engage with.
The importance of understanding sound design and the use of music is something that directors think about in nearly every stage of the filmmaking process (pre-production, production, and post-production).(READ MORE)