This week’s focus is on dialogue once again, and I finally got around to watching Yorgos Lanthimos’ extraordinary The Killing of a Sacred Deer, so this felt like an ideal candidate for this particular topic.
This week’s studies focus on dialogue, so there was no better film for me to discuss than John Krasinski’s superb … More
This week’s concentration is around spectatorship studies, the implied reader / viewer, and how audience expectations can be met or … More
This week’s critical viewing comes in the form of Alex Garland’s excellent Annihilation. I only wish that it was showing in … More
This week’s focus is on critical questions – those questions that are raised during a film that keep you interested … More
This week’s focus is on how we can create audience identification with the protagonist of a film. In Goodbye Christopher … More
Focusing on genre for the next critical viewing, I opted to watched Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit (2017). It was a terrifying, tense watch. … More
Much has already been said about Dario Argento’s classic giallo, Suspiria (1977), and I’m sure that I’m adding nothing new to the discussion … More
Working on my current (as yet untitled) horror project, I’ve put together a mood board. The three pages kind of … More
After dying in a car accident, a man returns to his home as a ghost, wrapped in a white sheet, and watches as his widow tries to move on with her life.