Essays about: "film and media production"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words film and media production.

  1. 1. Alien Octopodes: Öyvind Fahlström's Du gamla, Du fria, and the Institutional Practice of Swedish Experimental Feature Films

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Oskar Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Öyvind Fahlström; Du gamla; Du fria; Provocation; Peter Kylberg; JAG; Michael Meschke; Skärseld; Rune Hagberg; …och efter skymning kommer mörker; Carl Gyllenberg; Som i drömmar; Peter Weiss; Hägringen; The Swedish Film Institute; avant-garde film; experimental film; Swedish experimental features; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The aim of this master’s thesis is to investigate the discursive networks and production contexts of the rare and insular phenomena of Swedish experimental features. As a point of departure, the tentative and limited filmography of Swedish artist Öyvind Fahlström is expanded upon, as the thesis present a unique case study on his first and only feature film Du gamla, Du fria (“Provocation”, 1972). READ MORE

  2. 2. Stereotypical gender roles alive and well in the Netflix production The Kissing Booth : Using readily available film to unveil and challenge gender norms in the EFL classroom

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sofia Robinsson; [2019]
    Keywords : The Kissing Booth; Netflix; gender studies; film studies; Bechdel test; gender stereotypes; gender norms; EFL classroom; upper secondary school;

    Abstract : This essay is focused on gender issues in the film The Kissing Booth directed by Vince Marcello and how it can be used in a Swedish EFL classroom to problematize the stereotypical portrayals of the main characters. Since film is readily available for people in the Western world, including young students, it is important to teach them to be mindful of how media content can influence people in different ways. READ MORE

  3. 3. Toward a Transdisciplinary Model of Highly Emotional Experiences in Narrative Media : An Inwards Sound Design Approach

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Robert Wozniak; [2017]
    Keywords : Empathy; Ethongraphy; Individuality; Transdisciplinary; Sound Design; Empati; Etnografi; Individualitet; Transdisciplinär; Ljuddesign;

    Abstract : With an ever increasing pool of theories designed to help the creator instill emotion, we’reapproaching a point where even the most stubborn audience can’t fully escape the grasp thatfilm can have on their feelings. Thanks to multidisciplinary research for the cognitive andsympathetic structures that make up emotions (Blincoe, 2011; Dolan, 2002; Ekman, 1973;Panksepp, 2004), a larger understanding for emotions has been built. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using crowdsourcing as a production method in filmmaking – a case study

    University essay from KTH/Medieteknik och interaktionsdesign, MID

    Author : Johan Lundh Heinstedt; [2017]
    Keywords : Filmmaking; Participatory culture; Crowdsourcing; New media technologies; Social media; Online communities.;

    Abstract : As our consumption behaviours of media and entertainment change in the age of new media technologies, the means of production change with them. Filmmaking usually follows a set procedure (often with clear hierarchy and specialised roles in the crew) and the flow of the narration has traditionally followed a one-way direction, from the producing part (the producer/director) to the receiving part (the audience). READ MORE

  5. 5. To what extent can interactive documentaries affect the engagement of secondary school children? : Interactive media documentaries and engagement

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Jiar Chalabi; [2015]
    Keywords : interactive media;

    Abstract : Interactive documentaries are achieving fame and many people are engaging in the technology. However minimal research means the benefits of interactive documentaries remain unexplored. This project investigates the actual benefit of interactive documentaries. READ MORE