Archive for November, 2009

Nov 20 2009

Protected: Wes Anderson: Auteur

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Nov 20 2009

Bonus Opportunity: Barcelona

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To earn bonus points, you must watch Whit Stillman’s second movie, Barcelona, and post an analysis in the bonus topics forum.
Enjoy!
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Nov 05 2009

Bonus Opportunity: Paranormal Activity

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The independent film Paranormal Activity is being screened in Caribbean Cinemas at Western Plaza and elsewhere.
Watch this film and post a 250-word analysis of whatever aspect(s) you’re interested in to earn some bonus points for the course.
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Nov 05 2009

Analysis of Rushmore

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In order to do this posting, you do two things:

Watch Wes Anderson’s Bottle Rocket and Rushmore.
Read the following (brief) entries at Film Reference.com:

AUTEUR THEORY AND AUTHORSHIP
ASCERTAINING AUTHORSHIP IN CINEMA
AUTHORSHIP AND US CINEMA
AUTHORSHIP AND POSTWARFRENCH CRITICISM
AUTHORSHIP AND MISE-EN-SCÈNE
AUTHORSHIP AND FILM CRITICISM IN BRITAIN AND THE US IN THE [...]

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Nov 05 2009

Protected: Rushmore

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Nov 02 2009

Analysis of Bottle Rocket

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For this analysis, you must describe what you think are important elements and/or themes for Wes Anderson, the director of this film. You can focus on any aspects that grab your attention thinking along the lines of cinematic style and/or world view as expressed in the film’s themes, symbolism, etc. Watch both the short and [...]

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