16:9 Talks: Thomas Golubić

16:9 TALKS. Music is one of the key components in a film, yet we often fail to recognize or describe it adequately. In this interview, we meet music supervisor Thomas Golubić, who has worked on prominent productions like Breaking Bad (AMC, 2008-2013), Halt and Catch Fire (AMC,2014-present), Better Call Saul (AMC, 2015-present) and Once I Was: The Hal Ashby Story (2017), about his work and his love of music and Hal Ashby.

FEMO: fire veje til filmiske frames

VIDEO-ESSAY. Hvordan lærer studerende at skabe bedre billeder? Det spørgsmål drøftede associate professor Irina Patkanian med en kollega fra Brooklyn College, og de kom op med en huskeregel: FEMO. Et simpelt princip, der hjælper med at skabe mere filmiske frames. Dorte Granild præsenterer princippet, der er anvendeligt i både produktion og analyse af levende billeder. FEMO er én nøgle til at forstå visuel energi, dybde og modstand. Og ét bud på, hvorfor vi husker nogle billeder, mens andre glemmes.

Dimittender, døgenigte og Don Juaner – eksistentielle træk hos Mike Nichols

VIDEO-ESSAY. Mike Nichols var en af sin tids mest hæderkronede amerikanske instruktører, og på tværs af hans film afsøger han forskellige eksistentielle temaer, såsom meningsløshed og fremmedgørelse. Disse temaer og deres filmiske iscenesættelse belyses i dette videoessay. Et videoessay, som runder filmene The Graduate (1967), Catch-22 (1971), Carnal Knowledge (1971) og Closer (2004).

A Mere Formality

VIDEO-ESSAY. Hou Hsiao-Hsien is a great, but somewhat underappreciated Taiwanese auteur, known for his long takes and slow pacing. In this video-essay, Adrian Martin and Cristina Álvarez López explore his unique style as seen in a scene from the 1995-film Good Men, Good Women. Mirroring the tempo and attention to detail in Good Men, Good Women, this video-essay tries to capture the very essence of Hou Hsiao-Hsien’s aesthetic.

Moving Pictures: Visual References and Artistry in the Works of David...

VIDEO-ESSAY. The renowned film and television director David Lynch began his career as a painter, and in this video-essay Andreas Halskov explores the visual references and artistry in Lynch’s narrative films and television series.

The Origins of Ruben Östlund’s Long-Take Style

VIDEO-ESSAY. Having won the Palme d’Or in 2017, it is no surprise that Ruben Östlund draws from other prizewinning directors like Michael Haneke and Roy Andersson. But you wouldn’t expect a Palme d’Or-winning director to find stylistic inspiration in skiing films and on YouTube. Mathias Bonde Korsgaard traces the unlikely origins of Östlund’s long-take style.

Between Two Worlds: The Competing Moods of David Lynch

VIDEO-ESSAY. David Lynch’ films are full of paradoxes, and in this video-essay Andreas Halskov deals with two of the Lynchian paradoxes (the genre paradox andthe register paradox), as seen in three of David Lynch’s famous productions: Blue Velvet (1986), Twin Peaks (ABC, 1990-1991) and Wild at Heart (1990).

Camera Movement in Narrative Cinema

VIDEO-ESSAY. In this visual essay Jakob Isak Nielsen takes a closer look at the contribution of camera movement to “the language of cinema”. He suggests that any camera movement will serve one or more six proposed functions.

The Sound of Silence – stilhed på film

VIDEO-ESSAY. Andreas Halskov kaster et blik på lydens eller rettere stilhedens rolle i forskellige arthouse- og mainstreamfilm. Med udgangspunkt i så forskellige værker som Ikiru (1952), Bande à part (1964) og Apocalypse Now (1979) optegner Halskov tre forskellige former for stilhed, hhv. dramatisk stilhed, subjektiv stilhed og distancerende stilhed.

16:9 Talks: Peter Albrechtsen

16:9 TALKS. Peter Albrechtsen er en af landets mest hæderkronede lyddesignere. Lydnørden Andreas Halskov og 16:9 har mødt ham til en samtale om et ofte overhørt aspekt af filmkunsten: Filmlyd. Det bliver til en levende samtale om lyd i horrorfilm og familievenlige science fiction-serier, men interviewet handler også om forskellige måder at etablere autenticitet på, i og uden for dokumentargenren, og Peter Albrechtsen fortæller også om nogle af sine største inspirationskilder.