SKAM Blog Post

I think the recent convergence of webisodes and social media is very interesting. While I’m not really a fan of the teen drama genre that SKAM abides by, I do like the idea behind webisodes that involve social media interaction in general.  I like that the scenes in SKAM are posted as their own “mini-episodes”. Compared to traditional series, the reduced length of time for each webisode post is perfect…

October 22, 2019
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Networked Cinema

I think the ideal of influencing a show in real time is kind of an odd thing to do. I would not want my vision to be dictated by the viewers. Keep in mind this is just my opinion. I am not a control freak, but there too much that can go wrong during production. For example, what if an actor gets sick while shooting. I would not to incorporate…

October 22, 2019
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Networked Cinema

I really like the idea of a networked series. While I don’t think the audience-creator feedback loop is entirely original (webcomics and other projects (Homestuck and the other MSPAdventures are some major ones) often have pretty audience-influenced/involved narratives, and even the old Penny Dreadfuls back in the day were influenced by letters to the authors–I believe Sherlock Holmes(? or a similar character) was originally killed off, but public outrage caused…

October 21, 2019
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Networked Video

Video Blogging 2001-2008: cinema without show business http://patalab02.blogspot.com/ Youtube (2005) , purchased by Google in 2006 for $1.65 billion YouTube Statistics over a billion users — almost one-third of all people on the Internet You can navigate YouTube in a total of 76 different languages (covering 95% of the Internet population) More than half of YouTube views come from mobile devices. YouTube overall, and even YouTube on mobile alone, reaches more…

May 18, 2016
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