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The Criterion Collection - The Current - If....: School Days. If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and not be tired by waiting, Or being lied about, don’t deal in lies, Or being hated, don’t give way to hating, And yet don’t look too good, nor talk too wise: If you can dream—and not make dreams your master; If you can think—and not make thoughts your aim; If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster And treat those two impostors just the same; If you can bear to hear the truth you’ve spoken Twisted by knaves to make a trap for fools, Or watch the things you gave your life to, broken, And stoop and build ’em up with worn-out tools: So claimed Rudyard Kipling in “If—,” a poem he wrote in 1909, redolent of privilege, “Empire,” and all the “values” Lindsay Anderson’s nearly identically titled 1969 film abhors.

The Criterion Collection - The Current - If....: School Days

Her first appearance in the film is a mark of its utter indifference to realism. How vacation architecture in film signifies darker passions. Cinéma du look. Origins[edit] Key directors and key films[edit] Jean-Jacques Beineix[edit]

Cinéma du look

Gallery of Architecture On Screen: Illustrated Plans From 6 Award-Winning Films of 2017 - 8. The Man Who Fell to Earth. Towards A New Film Criticism.


How to Make a Movie Poster [Free Movie Poster Credits Template] Modern films reimagined as classics of Hollywood's golden era – in pictures. Film Studies For Free: Open Access Film E-books List. 30+ Free E-Books That Will Help You Master Filmmaking. These free online resources cover many aspects of filmmaking that you need to know, from screenwriting to post.

30+ Free E-Books That Will Help You Master Filmmaking

[Editor's Note: No Film School asked Soukaina El Gharbaoui to collect these resources because of her expertise working with filmmakers at] If you're reading this, I can only assume that you're here because you've made films or are interested in making films. Thus, I can also imagine that you know something about both the excitement and challenges that the process entails—including the cost. Insights at the Oscars - Celtx Blog. It’s the glitziest time of year for the world of film production.

Insights at the Oscars - Celtx Blog

Awards season is in full swing, and it’s all leading up to the big one: the 89th Academy Awards. Every year, Hollywood’s biggest movers and shakers congregate to celebrate their achievements, and while most of the focus is directed at the more glamorous aspects of this hallowed ceremony, we’re going to dig in to one category that doesn’t usually get as much coverage as Best Picture (or best dressed, for that matter). The Best Original Screenplay award shines the briefest of spotlights on an often underappreciated and misunderstood cinematic keystone. While most people will watch the films taking the awards circuit by storm, few will read the scripts behind them.

Behind The Scenes of Palo Alto: A film by Jacqui Getty (Full Length) Film Study Guides - SparkNotes. Let’s Talk About the Ending of Nocturnal Animals. Spoilers below for Nocturnal Animals.

Let’s Talk About the Ending of Nocturnal Animals

Nocturnal Animals, the second film from Tom Ford, is the rare movie that has two endings. First, there's the ending of Nocturnal Animals, the book, which author Tony (Jake Gyllenhaal) has sent to his ex-wife, Susan (Amy Adams), for mysterious reasons. David Fincher: A Film Title Retrospective. Perhaps no other living director has done as much for the art of the title sequence as David Fincher.

David Fincher: A Film Title Retrospective

The filmmaker’s work inarguably helped kickstart the title design renaissance of the 1990s, a revival that the medium still enjoys to this day. From the slumberous doom of Alien³ and the meticulous grotesquery of Se7en to the dreadful reminiscence of The Game, the electrical inner workings of Fight Club, and the majestic imposition of Panic Room, the director’s title sequences are as distinct from one another as they are distinctly the works of Fincher. American Honey Is Like Nothing You’ve Ever Seen Before. British director Andrea Arnold’s 2009 film Fish Tank ends as its protagonist, a hot-headed 15-year-old ne’er-do-well named Mia, leaves behind her dysfunctional family and their dreary East London council estate.

American Honey Is Like Nothing You’ve Ever Seen Before

She hits the road with Billy, a gentle-hearted 19-year-old grease monkey she barely knows. He’s got a few friends in Wales and a newly souped up ride; she’s smarting from a bewildering sexual encounter with her mother’s boyfriend and can’t see a reason to stick around in a life that’s quickly and obviously going nowhere. Both Fish Tank and Arnold’s latest, American Honey, won the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. And the new movie, which opens tomorrow, picks up where the old one left off. It’s different in tone, features completely new characters, and is set thousands of miles away—in American flyover country. 32 Best Movies on Netflix You Haven't Heard Of. An Academy Award nominated documentary about the genocide committed against nearly a million “communists” in Indonesia in 1965.

32 Best Movies on Netflix You Haven't Heard Of

Still in power, the paramilitary of Indonesia commonly known as the gangsters, call themselves “free men” and glorify their acts of government-sanctioned blatant extortion and heinous cruelty while the film cleverly juxtaposes them against the nation’s scarred history. The corruption, fear and violence that characterizes the figures of authority in the Indonesian military government are revealed in a raw manner in the film. As its name suggests, the film will take you through the actual act of forcing a human to die. The gangsters that committed all those murders speak about and recreate the gruesome details of the circumstances, methods and experience of taking a life.

Even more interestingly, they explore whether they believed it to be the right thing and how their conscience copes with the aftermath. Art of the Title. Four TED Talks Every Filmmaker Should Watch. TED talks take leaders in academic and business fields and lets them talk about how they’re approaching their fields in cutting edge ways.

Four TED Talks Every Filmmaker Should Watch

The talks collected bellow, from filmmakers and people thinking about storytelling and creativity, do just that as they discuss the nature of the creative process and what can cause inspired solutions to practical problems. From a dissection of how film’s tell stories to helping art flourish in the face of what looks like constraints, we’ve developed a list of four TED talks that we recognize for all filmmakers. Take a look at the four we’ve chosen below and let us know what you think! JJ Abrams: The Mystery Box Film and TV producer, screenwriter, and director J.J. Movies In Color.

Jared Leto's 'Suicide Squad' Performance Proves Hollywood Has Ruined Method Acting. Of all the stories surfacing about the new DC Comics film Suicide Squad—from the dismal reviews to the box-office reports—the most disconcerting are the ones that detail how Jared Leto got into his role as the Joker.

Jared Leto's 'Suicide Squad' Performance Proves Hollywood Has Ruined Method Acting

Leto was reportedly so committed to the part that he gifted the cast and crew with a litany of horrible items: used condoms, a dead pig, a live rat. To get into the character’s twisted mindset, he also watched footage of brutal crimes online.