Lessons on photography from the movie “Civil War”

This is an iconic scene: a young journalist uses an older Nikon FE2 inherited from her father, while another professional uses a Sony A7 series camera. Notice their left hands; manual focus allows them to quickly capture the decisive moment. The director leverages this motif multiple times throughout the movie to illustrate the growth of… Continue reading Lessons on photography from the movie “Civil War”

Decoding A24’s Rise: A Blueprint for Indie Success

In the vast ocean of cinema, where titans dominate the waves, A24 has emerged as a lighthouse of indie brilliance. This Vox’s video clip helps us dive into how this underdog studio carved out its niche, turning heads and capturing hearts along the way. A24’s Recipe for Success A Trophy Case That’s Enviable [00:00:16] Right… Continue reading Decoding A24’s Rise: A Blueprint for Indie Success