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Dunkirk and the “Shepard Tone“

Nice piece by Vox – in a true Nerdwriter1 style by the way – on the sound design of Dunkirk – and by extension all of Christoper Nolan’s films – which makes the movie so intense. Just like with visual … Continue reading

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Rogue One: The Battle of Scarif

Speaking of Rogue One: Maple Films have released a fan edit of Rogue One, entitled “Rogue One: The Battle of Scarif”. If you’re in the mood to watch Rogue One but would rather skip the attempts at character development and … Continue reading

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Dunkirk

Really looking forward to this one: Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. Back in December I was in Brussels to … Continue reading

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Blade Runner 2049 Trailer

After the teaser trailer, now comes the full trailer: As a kid I was fascinated by the original movie. Great to see that this sequel will be in line with it: the atmosphere, cinematography, and soundtrack have a really nostalgic … Continue reading

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The success to the animations in “Who Framed Roger Rabbit”

As the author calls it: “the fundamentals of hybridizing animation with live action film”. Connected eye lines Physical Interactions with the Environment Light & Shadow Accuracy … always take the chance to “Bump The Lamp” 🙂 (via The Verge)

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Dode Hoek (Blind Spot)

Over the weekend I went to the movie theatre to see “Dode Hoek” by Nabil Ben Yadir featuring Peter Van den Begin, Soufiane Chilah, and Jan Decleir. Dode Hoek (Blind Spot) is the story of Jan Verbeeck, the uncompromising commissioner … Continue reading

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How E.T. Really Phoned Home

The communication device E.T built to phone home? Totally legit, as described in an article in the April 1983 edition of “73 Magazine” (an amateur radio magazine): If it were not for an inventive ham, E. T. might still be … Continue reading

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Blade Runner 2049

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Ghost in the Shell (2017)

Live-action adaptation of Masamune Shirow’s classic cyberpunk anime film of the same name, the plot is centered around Public Section 9, a covert unit of specialists led by Major Motoko Kusanagi, a cyborg and master hacker. Release: March 31, 2017

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New “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” Trailer

Very, very, excited about this one: If you want a frame-by-frame analysis, The Verge has got you covered: The latest Rogue One trailer: a breakdown of all its hidden clues →

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