Master of New Media

S&I Assessment 3: The Edit and Reflection on my Vox Pop and Interviews

In this mini-documentary project, I gain some knowledge about the production of nonfiction films.  Unlike the production of the project Lenny, the mini-documentary contains more uncertainties.  I will reflect the three stages of production. Pre-production At this stage, our team only discuss the shooting site and questionnaire.  We didn't spend a lot of time, it… Continue reading S&I Assessment 3: The Edit and Reflection on my Vox Pop and Interviews

Master of New Media

S&I Assessment 3: Forbidden Lies

In this clip from Forbidden Lies, I think all the sound source is recorded in three ways, which are the post-production, boom microphone and mini wireless microphone.  In the first 30 seconds, all the sounds except music are made through post-production synthesis, which includes tweedle, sound effects, a car passing, wind chimes, the turban being thrown and… Continue reading S&I Assessment 3: Forbidden Lies

Master of New Media

S&I Assessment 3: Introduction to Documentary

THE PARTICIPATORY MODE When it comes to documentary, the fist thing comes to my mind is the film Oceans (2009), which is a nature documentary film directed by Jacques Perrin.  When I saw such a magnificent marine life, I was shocked, and my impression of the documentary was completely changed thanks for the film Oceans.  Until now… Continue reading S&I Assessment 3: Introduction to Documentary