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Newer introduction (An update of current events)

Hello everyone, Since the last time I introduced myself on my blog, school was just starting for me, I was still in search of a job, and I was currently living in Adairsville. I am now a Junior in school, … Continue reading

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Current Events (13 postings portfolio)

1.) Censorship Speaking freely in China is very difficult, but to hear people speaking out in the Hunan province via twitter, shows some change occurring. The world is majorly different in China versus the U.S and freedoms are hard or non-existent. … Continue reading

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Strife between one nation

Right now in my Diverse People of China class, we are watching a documentary called China: A Century of Revolution. The current part of the documentary we are on, shows the nation and its battle between each other as the Nationalists … Continue reading

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Machismo Action Films Here and Gone and Back Again

Machismo Action Films Here and Gone and Back Again I remember lying on the living room floor as a child, watching movies with my stepfather such as: Conan, Rocky, Rambo, Die Hard, and Kickboxer.  These were what my mother would … Continue reading

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Zhang Yimou and Two Contrasting Pictures

Zhang Yimou is by far one of the best directors I have ever seen. I love his films, more-so his wu-xia films like Hero, House of Flying Daggers, and Curse of the Golden Flower. Each have a place in heart, … Continue reading

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Amelie is Salut Beaute (Cinematography essay)

Amelie is a film that takes you on a journey through the life of the title character and the way the cinematography displays it on film is a joyous spectacle. Each shot is beautifully rendered and pulls you into the … Continue reading

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Green is the Color of Love (Mise-en-scene essay)

Color drives us all. Sometimes it can sooth us and other times it can stress us out. With Amelie, color is a major character for the Mise-en-scene in this film. There are other pieces that are fundamental to to what … Continue reading

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