Monthly Archives: June 2011

Japanese cinema: “Akahige”, Wed June 22, 16h, R 115

I was thinking about our discussion last week quite a bit and would like to show Akahige (Redbeard) this week rather then Dersu Uzala, because it really is very strong on those topics (story advancment, character development, author’s intention..) I … Continue reading

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Monday Screenings: The Falls, P. Greenaway, GB 1980, R115, 20h 20.6

THE FALLS PETER GREENAWAY, GB 1980 Peter Greenaways telefonebook is structured mysteriously rich around the entries beginning with fall. take a 3 h look with jeff and his friends , see whether you can dismantel the layers of code around … Continue reading

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Dodes´kaden, R115, 15.6. 16h

Dodes´kaden, Kurosawa Akira 1970 Life as a discarded object.

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Working Papers, June 18th, 19th R115

all details of the 2 day workshop/conference here. publish and be damned.

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Ira Glass on story telling

listening to Angela Merkels speak about the change in energy production, i had to think of an advice from the famous radio reporter Ira Glass for performing on broadcast: “you don’t underline every third word for emphasis because it sound … Continue reading

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An update to DB urbanism

By CHRISTINA HOAG The Associated Press updated 5/23/2011 10:10:58  – LOS ANGELES — A dead dog lies among the knee-high weeds, a sign to Guillermo Elenes that the burned out, boarded up house is being used as a dump. Inside, … Continue reading

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Monday Screenings: Toy Story 3; 6.6., 20h R115

As second sequel to Pixar’s first feature film and 11th feature film in total “Toy Story 3” is the commercially most successful (highest-grossing) animated film of all times and currently the 5th highest-grossing film of all time. Having used all … Continue reading

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