Saturday, October 17, 2020

you better beleive it mash up by Reese Givens

 Comment on the mashups below:

  • Why was it made and what is it trying to make us feel, learn or do?
  • How does the shooting style, sound, editing affect the mood and feeling of each video?
  • Does it accomplish what it sets out to do?
  • Is it done in a way that fits the subject and goals?
  • Are there ways each could be improved?
https://youtu.be/0vLOQSMxe9Y 

Write 100 words or one page:

  • How and why does this film touch, move or inspire you?
  • How does it express, record, reveal or preserve?
  • How does it persuade or promote?


 

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

The artist Grace Lynne Haynes describes her process for portraying the American abolitionist Sojourner Truth's fight for broader equality in her first New Yorker cover.

https://www.newyorker.com/video/watch/why-a-prominent-american-artist-paints-skin-pitch-black?verso=true