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3500 WORDS Originally written for the MA in SCREEN PRODUCTION (SCREENWRITING) Screen Criticism & Analysis module, at the University of West England (UWE) in March 2022. Warning, this essay is riddled with spoilers. The production design, editing style, composition and cinematic techniques of Emerald Fennell’s film, A Promising Young Woman, evolve to illustrate the fate … Continue reading An accumulation of stylistic techniques in Emerald Fennell’s, A Promising Young Woman.
When the petition to Save Redfield Cinema reached 3000 local signatures in October 2021 we ‘won’ the right to have the petition introduced with a five minute speech to a FUll Council meeting including the elected mayor. I had been the sole voice of the campaign up until then and was keen for someone else … Continue reading Save Redfield Cinema. Petition introduction to Bristol City Council.
1000 WORDS Originally written as a formative essay for the MA in SCREEN PRODUCTION (SCREENWRITING) Screen Criticism & Analysis module, at the University of West England (UWE) in March 2022. Warning, this essay contains major spoilers. The first restaurant scene in Another Round where we celebrate Nikolaj’s 40th birthday party, not only confirms Tommy’s outsider … Continue reading Thoughts on the first restaurant scene in Thomas Vinterberg’s, Another Round