A Look at the Benefits of Film Tourism for Tourists and Locations Introduction A not so new phenomenon in the film industry has been trending within the past two decades. This trend is film tourism. With film driving a significant portion of the tourism market today, little discourse and information is available on the subject, … Continue reading
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Every year Tower of Youth hosts an education day at various colleges to empower teens to creatively express themselves through digital media. The program seeks to boost media literacy and is a boot camp of sorts aimed at the encouraging young adults in the media arts. Teens are paired with certified film, broadcast, and web … Continue reading
Recently I saw the Chinese film Hero. In the film the two main characters made a strong connection between the art of calligraphy and the skill of sword play. They said that each warrior’s calligraphy revealed what kind of swordsman they were. Jet Lee’s character, who called himself Nameless in the movie, said by having … Continue reading
Last spring I studied abroad in Cannes, France for an internship at the festival parallel, the Marche du Film. I thought I would be indulging my inner cinephile as well as my inner foodie in France. I expected to be marveled every night at dinner by the country that is famed as the culinary capital … Continue reading
I hope that this blog so far has given you the reader a good sense of what my goal is for the blog. Now I wish to give you a context for this goal by explaining myself, the blogger. The two most motivating factors for the type of blog I chose are my love of … Continue reading