Category Screen Studies

Colour

Colour is about communicating, a subjective thing.  It is not only about the overall look, there is the dilemma of sunny days vs overcast sky in a scene, using colour to enhance different environments and geographies, creating juxtaposition between scenes.  Might be a warm and colourful film with the need to feel the environment, like […]

Film Making

Tell people’s stories in a way that makes a difference. How Do We Judge the Best? MAKING MOVIES MAKING MOVEIS:  Interviews Top Tips from Irish Film Festival Australia’s director, Enda Murray Five tips for getting started on a short film for REC Ya Shorts REC Ya Shorts Youth Film Festival 2017 is now nearly two […]

Screen Studies & Film History

FILM  HISTORY  The Associated Press, in partnership with the newsreel archive British Movietone, is releasing over one million minutes of video footage posted to YouTube. It’s a treasure trove of iconic milestones in history and some rarely seen and quirky moments as well. Some of our favorite finds, the eruption of Italy’s famed Mount Vesuvius in 1938, […]

Films

1,150 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc. MOVIE  NEWS MPDAA Motion Picture Distributors Association of Australia  The MPDAA is a non-profit organisation which undertakes the collection of film exhibition information relating to box-office, admissions and admission prices, theatres, release details, censorship classifications, and so forth, in order to provide meaningful statistics on the film industry […]