Sunday, May 11, 2008

Production Design Blog-A-Thon: Preview

Jeremy P. Bushnell (mentioned previously in my post "Literature and the Internet") is calling for essays and thoughts on various film production designs/designers. The full details are listed at the website above, and it should be an excellent, though-provoking collection. I'm participating myself, and will be posting an essay on one of my favorite films, Jean-Pierre Melville's Le Samourai. I screened it about two years ago, so now would be the perfect time to return to it. I will have other posts before this, but my essay on the film will be posted on either Monday, May 19th or Tuesday, May 20th.


Unknown said...

Le Samouraï, huh? That's a little too mainstream for my tastes, my friend. Call me when you start doing write-ups on some non-Hollywood blockbusters, alright?

James Yates said...

Sorry, but "The Hottie and the Nottie" isn't on DVD yet. I had to go with Plan B.

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