Why you should think about thumbnails 3 February 2015 by Jonathan O'Donnell Selfie (thumbnail), by Jonathan O’Donnell on Flickr I help artists write grant applications. If you are a practising artist or designer, or you run a grants program that they might apply to, read on… The Seven Best Film and Video Resource Sites As part of the launch of the website I’m organising a prize draw for my new book Film in Action. Everybody who subscribes to the website in February and March will be entered into the draw. This is the first in a series of posts in which I will look at what I think are some of the best websites, resources, books, short films, and videos for English language teachers and their students. All of the posts will be titled ‘The Seven Best …‘
teen films as a platform for teenage consumerism This post will examine the semiotics of teen films. The term semiotics refers to how meaning is constructed and understood. In particular, I want to focus on teen films that act as a platform for driving consumer culture. These films equate the becoming of adolescence as an entry point into a world made up of obsessional hierarchy, status and the accumulation of commodities. I will deal primarily with films about teenagers, not films targeted at teenagers. The latter category includes basically the entire mainstream product, now that the industry has embraced the adolescent as its ideal audience. Forbes Welcome Thanks for coming to Forbes. Please turn off your ad blocker in order to continue. To thank you for doing so, we’re happy to present you with an ad-light experience. Hi again.
SHAKESPEARE ON FILM Featuring resources on 13 of Shakespeare’s plays, from Romeo and Juliet to Titus Andronicus, the resources cover over 25 different filmed versions of his works. Ranging across study guides, film extracts, interactive downloads and documentary programmes the resources aim to engage students with the plays themselves via filmed adaptations of Shakespeare's works making this site - a veritable one stop shop for all your "film and Shakespeare" needs. Featuring interviews with Kenneth Branagh, Ian McKellen and Adrian Noble as well as film makers such as Richard Linklater and Richard Loncraine, the resources offer insight into the plays themselves, raise issues about Shakespeare’s language and look at the adaptation process but always focusing on Shakespeare’s texts themselves.
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