new narratives

Assignment 2.5 – Cinematography and Storyboarding Notes and Research

TEAMMATES: Lauren Bell, Maggie MacDermot, Caitlin Masterson Our movie idea, developed from the initial plot point of a meteor crash landing in Belfast, is that the statue outside of Victoria Square – entitled The Spirit of Belfast or ‘Big Squiggly’ as our group nicknamed it – would be imbued with alien energy and come to life and… Continue reading Assignment 2.5 – Cinematography and Storyboarding Notes and Research

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Assignment 2 – Jacob’s Ladder – Further Research and Ideas

TEAMMATES: Holly Cardwell, Matthew Duddy, Jack Ellison For the second New Narratives assignment we have to create a schematic of the plot and characters of a given movie and also create an ‘artefact’ inspired by it. The film we were given, Jacob’s Ladder, is probably not the easiest film to have this task for – it is a very cryptic,… Continue reading Assignment 2 – Jacob’s Ladder – Further Research and Ideas

life drawing

Life Drawing Work Week 2 – A Model Student

Pinocchio Head Rotation Homework: Pinocchio’s Character Model Sheets – An extra design sheet I looked up, featuring a slightly older version of Pinocchio’s design which was helpful in drawing the rotation nonetheless: Some other model sheets we were given to look at- design sheets from Disney’s Hercules, short films such as Presto and PaperMan, as… Continue reading Life Drawing Work Week 2 – A Model Student

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Assignment 1 – The Writer’s Journey – Christopher Vogler Presentation

For this first assignment of the New Narratives module, my teammates are: Holly Cardwell, Matthew Duddy and Jack Ellison. The class’s task is to present the entirety of Christopher Vogler’s screenwriting guide The Writer’s Journey,  with each team being given a section to present to the rest of the class so that everyone will have knowledge of… Continue reading Assignment 1 – The Writer’s Journey – Christopher Vogler Presentation

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Light World Animatic Part 1 – Further World Design, Visual Influences and Music Choices

So once again the groups have been switched. Carla and I are still working on the Light World project but now we have new blood in the form of Caitlin Masterson and Allistair Lyons. We spent the first while reworking the concept of the world for a while as we had no solid idea of… Continue reading Light World Animatic Part 1 – Further World Design, Visual Influences and Music Choices