Hybrid Cinema

The two works I chose to view for my hybrid cinema blog were Light is Waiting and Star WarsWars. In both of these works, there is some form layering of the video. In Light is Waiting, after the television falls, the images on the screen appear to be mirror-like. This imagery plus the music set the mood for an eerie type film. In Star WarWars, the videos are layered over…

July 12, 2018

Run Lola Run Post

Run Lola Run relies heavily on a nonlinear technique that presents Lola’s story repeatedly with slight variations in each rendition. Through this repetition of scenes the movie relies on digital methods of video editing that allow for time changes. As noted in the reading, digital films challenge the framework of what is real by deconstructing and showing what can normally not be seen by toying with speed, focus, etc. In…

July 5, 2018