“2500” A Film By Alex Newe

2500 is a student directed short film by Alex Newe. In a world ravaged by war and climate change, humans have resorted to living under domes in measly living conditions. Only government-selected reproduction is allowed to continue the population and ensure humanity’s survival.

WANDER DARKLY (Tara Miele, 2020) – Analysis of Narration

Wander Darkly’s (Tara Miele, 2020) narration utilizes deflective gaps as well as delayed gaps in information to provide a base for the enigma, “What happened to Adrienne?” These gaps, paired with the narration’s recurring usage of distributed gaps by using temporal-editing, create a global redundancy in the range of knowledge of the fabula by deflecting…

The Golden Age of Conspiracy

By Alex Newe The paranoid mind is a place of trepidation. The feeling that everything around you is moving too fast and too out of reach. You are left to grasp at any sense of thought whether it be factual or fictitious. This place has become a place of comfort for many people in today’s…

The Faces of Fluidity

Alex – Ellen – Jeff To capture the environment from different parts of the world. Water connects us all and in pandemic times it can be easy to surround yourself in a bubble of isolation.  Connectivity of water to the connectivity of online presence Technology as a fluid connecting us all together through pandemic times…

Kubrick; a genius or a madman?

One of the most celebrated yet controversial filmmakers of our time was Stanley Kubrick. He is well known for his impeccable translation of literary works to the silver screen and, as David Bordwell explains, “if there is a consistency to a filmmaker’s decisions in how he creates his work, that is his style” (Bordwell 303)….

An exposé on American Film Noir

From the dim-lit Venetian blinds in a dingy Los Angeles apartment to the dark street corners of Chicago, noir leaves a distinct taste in the mouth. After watching Double Indemnity we are left to ponder whether the authorities are always innocent. We grow to understand and even sympathize with violent characters. This is the essence…

Glitch Art

The moment technology becomes invisible to society; when we have accepted it as a normal part of life, becomes the moment where we truly need to identify its impact. The human brain was not wired to withstand the inconceivable mass that the Internet is, yet we still use it every day. Errors in coding, or…

Photography in Fashion

Over the weekend, I had been given the opportunity to shoot models for a friends upcoming fashion business. Cossette Vintage is a sustainable fashion and apparel brand run by Camille Faiola. She effortlessly combines thrifted second hand clothing with her sewing skills to create looks tailored to modern trends as well as vintage. While I…