D.W. Griffith’s_Enoch Arden (1911)

Enoch Arden is a two-part 1911 short silent drama film, based on the Tennyson poem of the same name. It was directed by D. W. Griffith, starred Wilfred Lucas and featured Blanche Sweet. A print of the film survives in the film archive of the Library of Congress.[1] Contents  [hide]  1 Cast 2 See alsoContinue reading “D.W. Griffith’s_Enoch Arden (1911)”

Billy Morrissette_Scotland PA, Lot 47, 2001

Scotland, PA. Directed by Billy Morrissette. Lot 47, 2001. Reviewed by Carolyn Jess The Queen’s University of Belfast carolyn.jess@tiscali.co.uk Jess, Carolyn. “Review of Scotland, PA. Directed by Billy Morrissette. Lot 47, 2001.” Early Modern Literary Studies 10.1 (May, 2004): 18.1-5 http://purl.oclc.org/emls/10-1/revjes2.html>. Written and directed by Billy Morrissette. Produced by Andrew Farkas, Elizabeth Guildford. Cinematography byContinue reading “Billy Morrissette_Scotland PA, Lot 47, 2001”

Emily Brontë_Wuthering Heights – Extract from wikipedia

Wuthering Heights is Emily Brontë‘s only novel. Written between October 1845 and June 1846,[1] Wuthering Heightswas published in 1847 under the pseudonym ″Ellis Bell″; Brontë died the following year, aged 30. Wuthering Heightsand Anne Brontë’s Agnes Grey were accepted by publisher Thomas Newby before the success of her sister Charlotte’snovel, Jane Eyre. After Emily’s death,Continue reading “Emily Brontë_Wuthering Heights – Extract from wikipedia”

Akira Kurosawa’s Throne of Blood (1957) – Extracts from wikipedia

Throne of Blood (蜘蛛巣城 Kumonosu-jō?, literally, “Spider Web Castle”) is a 1957 Japanese film directed by Akira Kurosawa. The film transposes the plot of William Shakespeare’s play Macbeth to feudal Japan, with stylistic elements drawn from Noh drama.[1] Contents 1 Plot 2 Cast 3 Production 4 Influence 5 Reception 6 References 7 External links PlotContinue reading “Akira Kurosawa’s Throne of Blood (1957) – Extracts from wikipedia”

Edu-news: New Course on SBI-Training.com starting on June 1, 2015

For Literature and Film lovers, this course is ideal as an introductory course to understanding Film theory, Film history, Film and Literature. The course includes Literature reviews and Screening of the a list of films for discussions. Here are some useful resources for studying this topic: Understanding Film How to Read a Film: Movies, Media,Continue reading “Edu-news: New Course on SBI-Training.com starting on June 1, 2015”