Film Editing & Design

*Fall Semester Film Analysis:

    Introduction to Film Writing Assignment -- MOVIE MOMENT

     *We've all had a moment at the movies that blew us away!  Now write about the first time (or your most memorable time) that you experienced this emotion from a movie.

     * Write a 1-2 paragraph (typed, double-spaced) description of the moment when you were first inspired by film as an art form.

          *Describe a single scene in detail

          *Discuss the impression it made upon you and why

          *Now that you've experienced this film, why do you want to be a filmmaker?

   Lesson - Film Analysis Assignment

      How to analyze film

      How to analyze movies like a boss (Part 1) -- After reading this article, scroll to the bottom that contains Parts 2--7 for additional ideas on how to analyze film

    Film Apprecation Assignments:

          Cinematography (Children of Men, Birdman)

          Thriller (The Shining, Creep, Split, Shaun of the Dead)

          Acting/Directing (Django, Whiplash)

          Film Analysis Worksheet (Saving Private Ryan).docx

*Spring Semester Film Analysis:


    Film Appreciation Assignments:

          Film Noir Analysis Assignment (BLACK SWAN)

          Film Noir Analysis Assignment (FIGHT CLUB)

          Film Noir Analysis Assignment (THE MACHINIST)

          Film Analysis Assignment (SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK)