Objective: To develop your Research skills and know about Authorship
C. Investigate your director & examine their style, themes & messages
B. Analyse how their work develops themes & messages
A. Explain why they are an Auteur
Research your Director
Get 9 key images
1. STYLE - VISUAL, NARRATIVE, SCRIPTING
2. GENRES OR ACROSS - WHY?
3. THEMES & MESSAGES ARE THEY INTERESTED IN THROUGH THEIR FILMS - CONTINUED
4. FILMOGRAPHY - WHICH FILMS HAVE CRITICS PRAISED & WHY?
5 RESOURCES -
1. IMDB IS
2. TEXTUAL ANALYSIS OF THE TRAILER or
3. FRENCH AUTEUR THEORY IS - GOOGLE "A _ _ _ E / B_ _ _ N"
4. Book/Academic Article
Are they an auteur
Any problems with this theory?
Keep list of your links & Book references
Who is this author
Give out Sight & Sound for homework reading - related to director or movement
Cara: Bad Leutenant
David: Independent films track down
Benn: The Wrestler
Luke: Clint Eastwood
Ollie: Who needs critics
Beckie: Panic Room
Martin: Films that time forgot
Danica: Cahiers du cinema