#3 – Forbidden Lies

The use of audio (except the music) of Anna Broinowski's 2007 film ‘Forbidden Lies’ From 0:00 to 0:33: Bird singing (0:00 – 0:13): to show every dating of the couple is happy and sweet. Sound effect (0:05): to emphasize Michael’s golden teeth. Transitional effect (0:12 – 0:14) Car passing (0:15 - 0:17) Sound effect (0:17… Continue reading #3 – Forbidden Lies


#2 – No Direction Home

The opening scene of the Martin Scorsese's 2005 film ‘No Direction Home’ simply told audience about Bob Dylan’s inspiration, hometown’s memory and thoughts to his father. It showed the young Bob Dylan performing his classic song ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ on the stage in front of lots of audiences first. Many close up shots and mid… Continue reading #2 – No Direction Home

#1 – Introduction to Documentary

I would like to work in the expository mode of documentary. Nichols (2010, p. 211) stated that expository mode of documentary ‘concerns about historical accuracy and verifiability’. As expository mode of documentary is didactic, fact checking is extremely important for all information, old footages, data, etc. Expository mode of documentary ‘uses images from many different… Continue reading #1 – Introduction to Documentary

Practice­-led research Blog: Making the best use of Instagram to do promotion

Proposal Website How to make the best use of Instagram to do promotion is an issue we concern a lot during the digital story project. As different social media platform has its own social media stagey. My group mates and I think that we can't put the same content to all platforms because that will be… Continue reading Practice­-led research Blog: Making the best use of Instagram to do promotion

Promoting non-profit organizations on YouTube

Among numerous online or offline media platforms, the creation of organization videos may be the most powerful methods of creating a strong mental impression of the organization in the public’s mind (Brown 2005). Displaying the videos of the Non-Profit Organization (NPO) on YouTube is a common way to build up and promote the Organization. YouTube is… Continue reading Promoting non-profit organizations on YouTube