Watch this sequence from the movie Drive (USA: Crime, Drama)
Now watch the opening credits and answer the following questions:
Watch this opening sequence and list all the shot types used, make sure to hit pause when you need to!
2. Now suggest connotations for the shots used. Once you’ve done this watch this video and make some additional notes on anything you’ve missed 🙂 Oh and you’ll probably end up with this soundtrack stuck in your head too.
Here is the PowerPoint on Media Representations that I did with my AS class on Tuesday. Hopefully it will be helpful as a point of reference. I suggest you download it, print it off and take extra notes on it, utilising internet research to aid you!
It is a requirement of the course that you keep an up to date blog which documents your experiences on the course, it will also enable you to prepare for your coursework unit by serving as evidence of research in term 1. See the Independent Study Pack for further guidance.
Don’t worry if you’re new to blogging, its a fairly simple process, all you need is a valid email address, use your college email if you prefer. we’ll also run blogging workshops to help you get started 🙂