Week 15 – Making of Props and Shots

I had to create my own props and buy a few and also borrow the filming equipment that I needed from I.T which was a hassle but I managed to make what I needed and bought what i didn’t’t already have. Props: Filming light (bought) Arthur Spiderwick’s field guide (handmade) Seeing stone (handmade) Canon Camera…

Week 14 – Final Storyboard

This week I finalized my storyboard so I could complete my props and start filming. This storyboard is what I will be using to film and changes might be made while and filming and the timing could be changed. The time I had on my storyboard is 80 seconds which is in the time range…

Week 13 – More Storyboarding

This week it was a process of improving my existing storyboards so I am ready to start filming and have a plan. While storyboarding I realized that I could easily make a book and a rock use to use as props. So I ended up choosing this idea to storyboard. I decided to leave a…

Week 12 – Storyboards and Ideas for Title Sequence

So here I decided to create a Title Sequence since all my ideas coincided with using text in interesting ways. So for this week we were told to choose one idea and think of more ways to make it work as a trailer or title sequence and that included storyboarding. This is the storyboard I…

Week 11 – Title Sequence Research

Before deciding whether I wanted to do a movie trailer or a title sequence for “The Spiderwick Chronicles” I went to research for a bunch of trailers and title sequences. First I searched for the original movie trailer for the film I’m using to see what they used and left out. Since the trailer has…

Week 10 – Introduction to Project 3

The third project was introduced this week and we were told that we had to create a trailer or title sequence out of the film we chose for our poster. This had to be a Poetic trailer that gives information but leaves enough out so that the viewer would want to find out more. We…

Week 9 – Project 002 – Film Posters Final

PROJECT 002- Film Posters Pragmatic Arthur Spiderwick’s Field Guide is the key object in the film that is talked about and shown throughout. This is why I chose to illustrate an image of the book on Illustrator. Then I moved them to indesign and added an image of leather for the book. This is my…

Week 9 – Movie Poster Drafts pt 2, Haterade, etc.

A1 drafts & Haterade On Thursday the 21st of February we were told to bring in drafts in A1 which is the closest size to the fill size so we can see how the type looks at its original size. We had a haterade where people commented on our poster. The posters are in the…

Week 8 – Movie Poster Drafts

Second Draft (with notes) On Thursday Pragmatic   Persuasive     Poetic     Third Draft In the pragmatic poster I added a leather texture so that it can look more realistic, and more like Arthur Spiderwick’s Field Guide in the Film. I aged some paper for the background of the poetic poster so it…

Week 7 – Persuasive, Pragmatic, and Poetic Poster Rough Drafts

When we brought the posters into class we sat together in a group and got some critique and suggestions for our posters and what we can do to make them into the posters. It seems I wasn’t focusing so much on the important parts of the film and the significance of some of the objects…