Director: Jim Jarmusch, Writer: Jim Jarmusch, Date: 10 May 1996 (USA) Genre: drama / western, Awards: two wins and 5 nominations Filming Locations: Applegate River, Oregon, USA, Company: Pandora Filmproduktion Main actors: Johnny Depp (William Blake), Gary farmer (nobody), Crispin Glover (train fireman), Robert Mitchum(… Read More »Film Review Over Dead Man
A documentary film is one of several creative modes, including narrative fiction and experimental avant-garde. Documentaries have a purpose, viewpoint and approach, and evolves from the formative process – as either scripted or spontaneous. Documentaries are limited to reality or actuality. Most of the production… Read More »Movies and Entertainment – The Definition of the Documentary Film
I obtained the BFA in Film Production from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. As someone who has also attended USC’s Film School as well as having taken classes at UCLA’s Film Program, I thought I could offer some good perspective of what I thought… Read More »NYU Film School – A Review
The film Worthy to Stand will be remembered by LDS church members, who watched it back in the 1980s, as the film that had Mike Farrell from the hit television series MASH. Mike Farrell despite popular rumors within the LDS faith, is not a member… Read More »Worthy to Stand – Classic LDS Film
The Nigerian (Naija) artistic world offers many possibilities for entertainment and relaxation. Even if the Nigerian film industry is an emerging industry, it has accomplished to become the 2nd largest movie industry at worldwide level in terms of the quantity of movies produced on a… Read More »Nollywood – Nigeria’s Film Industry!
For a successful film production, the Director of Photography (DOP) or cinematographer has to work in coordination with the film Director at various stages. For this, the DOP need to have high knowledge of the techniques and film shooting concepts. Also, if a director knows… Read More »Interrelation of Roles of Cinematographer and Film Director
Let’s kick off with Patricia Anne Isgate – an independent film producer and owner of the UK based production company Southern Rising Productions and co-owner of Southern Belle Pictures. Her film Latin Quarter has been creating quite a stir with it’s eclectic cast and subject… Read More »Interview With Independent Film Producer Patricia Anne Isgate
I recently talked to a young man who I discovered was very interested in photography (he did not know anything about my own ‘Special Effect’ photography), and having told me that it was his main hobby, I was intrigued, and very surprised, when he explained… Read More »Digital Photography & ‘Special Effects’ Yet Some Prefer to Use Film
Yes, there really was a time in the early seventies when Hollywood simply gave new filmmakers the power to do what they wanted, with minimal interference. Stumped by the popularity of such films as Peter Fonda’s Easy Rider, and unable to replicate the success on… Read More »Is Film School a Waste of Money?
Movies with poor reviews do not necessarily give anyone the excuse to pirate them. Art is subjective and stealing is wrong. These are two truths that should be recalled when dealing with piracy. It is not wrong to share content as long as it doesn’t… Read More »Of Film Festivals, Creativity, and Copyrights