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Richard Gent | Tuesday May 22, 2018

Categories: Monday Matinees


Monday 9th July 2018 | Where beyond Film Studies?

It is an outmoded idea that educated people need to understand only one subject in a globalised world…

 


Monday 2nd July 2018 | Under the Skin and Un Chien Andalou

This week we wanted to let both Eduqas and OCR teachers know that we have new film case studies live and being added over the course of the month.


Monday 25th June 2018 | Who says animation and comedy can’t get serious?

In the summer of 1988, a major moment in the renaissance of American feature film animation occurred: Who Framed Roger Rabbit was released.

Monday 18th June 2018 | Saving Private Ryan and The Thin Red Line at 20!

...James has looked at two films that were presented as auteur pieces but could not be more different in terms of the tone of their films and the frequency of their output.


Monday 11th June 2018 | Lean on Pete and movies about teenagers

Lean on Pete expresses a version of teenage hood that can form a useful discussion on the depiction of young people in movies.


Monday 4th June 2018 | Jurassic Park at 25: The Pleasures of Science Fiction

The other evening I nearly tripped and stumbled as I stepped on to the escalator on the London Underground. Why? Because I was paying more attention to a dinosaur…well, to a trailer for a film about dinosaurs.

Monday 21st May 2018 | Reframing Film: A Weekly Perspective by James Clarke

Genre conventions and codes: a quick refresher. No story is told by accident and, as such, every story is constructed…


Monday 14th May 2018 | New OCR H410 Case Studies

OCR H410 Section A | The General (Bruckman and Keaton, 1926) | 2001: A Space Odyssey (Kubrick, 1968)

 


Monday 23rd April 2018 | Some Like It Hot and ‘Coming Soon’

Eduqas Section A Hollywood 1930 - 1990 | Group 1 Classical Hollywood | Some Like It Hot (Wilder, 1959)

 


Monday 19th April 2018 | Exam Preparation with Edusites

A Level Film students need to do ‘what’ in exam conditions!

 

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