My Influencial Director: Spike Jonze

This post is all about finding the Film Director that inspires me and that I potentially would like to emulate. However, finding which film director influences me is proving a hard task. I do have my favorite directors, Pedro Almodovar, Spielberg, Tarantino, so the challenge for me was to find a contemporary one. After some deep…

French Cinema Essay

How do you explain the critical and commercial success of Être et avoir [To be and to have], a documentary film about a small primary school in rural France?French CI “Etre et Avoir is a documentary about a one-room village schoolhouse in rural Auvergne, where Georges Lopez teaches 13 children, ages four to twelve, on…

My significant Film – E.T. The Extra-terrestrial

As I ponder which film or filmmaker is the most significant to me; I raise questions on why would this film or that film be significant. Am I looking through an audience point of view or am I viewing this film as a filmmaker? As a viewer I find it very difficult to pin point…