This chapter on Joseph Campbell’s The Hero with a Thousand Faces was an interesting read. Heroes and their stores are what I lean towards both as a fan and a creator so I find the subject of breaking them down, noting the similarities of myth and their importance very interesting... Read More >>
MISSOURI FILMMAKERS AND FILM PROFESSIONALS
Up In the Air. Winter's Bone. Escape From New York. The Lucky Ones. What do these noteworthy films share in common? All of them were shot in whole or in part on location in Missouri. While not a place many people think of as a film industry hub, Missouri's diversity of scenery and generous tax incentives make it an active spot for film and television production, with local, independent and major productions coming to the state to shoot. TV production is also popular here; Kansas City, MO, for example, provides the backdrop for the recent ABC Family series "Switched At Birth."
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Latest Blog Entries from Missouri Film Connection Students
It has been a few days since I read the chapter but I found the second chapter of the course to be more interesting. While the topics in film history were only briefly touched on I thought there were all informative and interesting... Read More >>
This week we learned about scripts and what different words and abriviations mean, that are used in the script and drafts... Read More >>
This week I was unable to meet with up with my Mentor, so I had to find something else to do and I foudn out that Tech Week is coming to Kansas City... Read More >>
I found the first chapter Intro to Genre to be a misleadingly titled as the chapter was much more about explaining the Auteur theory, its history and importance to film... Read More >>