Snow Day Make-up Assignment for Tuesday CIN111 Students

Snow Day Makeup Screenings Assignment

  • Choose one of these events, attend the screening

  • Write a three-page paper in response

  • Analyze the film in terms of how content is introduced and handled, camerawork, editing, and sound.

Snow-day-makeup – download and printout this guide for film titles, venues, & addresses

1.
Films by Nigerian director Moustapha Alassane at MoMA
The Museum of Modern Art
11 W. 53rd Street (between 5th & 6th Aves.) + Google Map

Le retour d'un aventurier 2

showing:

Le Retour d’un aventurier (The Return of an Adventurer). 1966. Directed by Moustapha Alassane
Bon Voyage Sim. 1966. Niger. In French, Hausa; English subtitles. 5 min.
Le Retour d’un aventurier (The Return of an Adventurer). 1966. Niger.. In French, Hausa; English subtitles. 34 min.
Friday, May 12, 6:45 p.m.
Sunday, May 14, 1:00 p.m.
https://www.moma.org/calendar/events/2986?locale=en

and:

F.V.V.A. 1972. Directed by Moustapha Alassane
Accompanied by Shaki. 1973. Niger.
Saturday, May 13, 1:30 p.m.
Monday, May 15, 4:00 p.m.
https://www.moma.org/calendar/events/2987?locale=en


2.
Documentaries in Brooklyn
Union Docs
322 UNION AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11211 United States + Google Map

showing:

Emergency Turned Upside Down
Discussion following the screening with Oliver Ressler, Yates Mckee and Olga Kopenkina
Thursday, May 4, 7:30-10PM
$10.
https://uniondocs.org/event/2017-05-04-emergency-turned-upside-down-ressler/

and:

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Points Near and Far: Recent Work by Ephraim Asili
With Ephraim Asili
Sunday, May 7 at 7:30 pm
https://uniondocs.org/event/2017-05-07-points-near-far-recent-work-ephraim-asili/


3.
Documentaries at Film Forum, Manhattan
Film Forum
209 West Houston St. west of 6th Ave., Map and Directions

showing:

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I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO
directed by Raoul Peck, based on the writings of James Baldwin
showtimes: 12:30 2:30 4:40 7:00 9:10

and:

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GAS FOOD LODGING with director Allison Anders in person
Monday, May 15, 7:00pm


4. Film at International Film Center, Manhattan
IFC Center
323 6th avenue, New York, NY 10014 +Google Maps

showing:

Risk by Laura Poitras

Fri May 5:  Q&A with director Laura Poitras Fri May 5 at 7:25pm & 9:35pm showsPlaying daily now through May 11http://www.ifccenter.com/films/risk/


Revisions to the syllabus Apr 20 – May 22

1397751816-create-moving-imageHere’s the revised schedule for class between now and the send of the semester:

SPRING RECESS APRIL 10 – 18

MONDAY CLASS IS NEXT MEETING ON THURSDAY APR 20

TUESDAY CLASS IS NEXT MEETING ON TUESDAY APR 25

Week 10 Thursday Apr 20
Lighting – back to the basics
Live Action Quiz: Lighting and lighting safety 

Week 11 Monday Apr 24
Lab: Digital editing – keyframing, special effects, and creating text and titles
Written project descriptions of your final projects due: Send to me via email by class time today. One page (500 words), double-spaced.

Week 11 Tuesday Apr 25
Lighting – back to the basics
Live Action Quiz: Lighting and lighting safety 

Week 12 Monday May 1
Lab: Final re-cap for digital editing. Effective exporting. Bring your production and post-production problems to class and we will figure them out.

Week 12 Tuesday May 2
Lab: Digital editing – keyframing, special effects, and creating text and titles
Written project descriptions of your final projects due: Send to me via email by class time today. One page (500 words), double-spaced.

Week 13 Monday May 8
Live Action Quiz: Digital editing basics.

Week 13 Tuesday May 9
Lab: Final re-cap for digital editing. Effective exporting. Bring your production and post-production problems to class and we will figure them out.

Week 14 Monday May 15
Workshop rough edits of final projects. This means bring your rough edit to class for feedback.

Week 14 Tuesday May 16
Workshop rough edits of final projects. This means bring your rough edit to class for feedback.

Week 15 Monday May 22
Final projects due. Upload a file of your final video to the classroom desktop for final screening.

Week 15 Tuesday May 23
Final projects due. Upload a file of your final video to the classroom desktop for final screening