Film Outreach

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

Drawing Swords

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

The Auteur

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