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Section B Cross Media Study Film Fiction
This is a resource for students and teachers who have chosen Film Fiction as their Cross Media Study topic. For advice on the structure and format of Section B Cross Media Study please access our guide at Teaching AQA AS Media Studies MEST1 Guide. The exemplar response AQA AS Media Studies MEST1 Section B Cross Media Study Synergy Exemplar relates specifically to the Film Fiction Cross Media Study.
We will be analysing and...[ read full article ] »
Categories: GCSE, WJEC GCSE, WJEC GCSE Media Studies, Advertising, Marketing, Viral Advertising, Film, Film Analysis, Film Industry, Film Language, Film Trailers, Mise-en-scene, Key Concepts, Distribution, Audience, Genre, Institutions, Censorship & Regulation, Media Language, Narrative, Regulation, Representation & Stereotyping, New Media, Digital Media, Internet, Social Networking, Making Money, New Technologies, Synergy, Posters, Film Poster Analysis, Poster Design
This resource is to be used in conjunction with the Edusites Media Specimen Exam with Exemplar Response and the Film Trailer and Film Poster Quizzes.
Section A Film Trailers
Film Trailers… What are they and why do you think they are important media to study? Have a look at the following trailers from 2014 and write down what the audience appeals are. We’ll deconstruct the first one, Gravity.
Gravity (2014) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXgOaeDfmRQ
- Narrative enigma...
Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, Advertising, Marketing, Film, Action Adventure, Comedy, Disaster Movies, Drama, Fantasy, Film Analysis, Film Industry, Film Language, Film Promotion, Film Trailers, Horror, Independent Film, Mise-en-scene, Science Fiction, Social Realism, Thrillers, War, Key Concepts, Audience Consumption & Platforms, Digital Graphics, Audience, Genre, Ideology, Media Language, Narrative, Production, Representation & Stereotyping, Understanding Media, Understanding Key Concepts, Understanding Key Skills, Understanding Key Topics, New Media, Convergence, Digital Media, Internet, New Technologies, Skills, Textual Analysis, Starters & Teaching Ideas, Teaching Ideas & Skills Development, Television, Storyboarding, Website Analysis, Web Pages
Milan, Italy - January 26 2013: People of 501st Legion official costuming organisation take part in the Star Wars Parade wearing perfectly accurate costumes.
Welcome to this interactive resource on Science Fiction films, your Unit 1 examined topic that focuses on all areas of exam questioning. Use in conjunction with the Edusites Media Specimen Exam and Preliminary Material.
Have a look at some Science Fiction events around the country. Comic Cons have a reputation for...[ read full article ] »
Categories: GCSE, AQA GCSE, Film, Film Industry, Key Concepts, Audience Consumption & Platforms, Audience, Institutions, Censorship & Regulation, Ownership, Media Language, Regulation, Magazines, New Media, Integration, New Technologies, Synergy
This resource is intended to be used in conjunction with the Unit 3 Mock Exam and Insert on the Edusites subject Overview page. Click on AQA GCSE MS Unit 3 Mock Exam (and Attachments for the Exam Insert).
Who is this?
I am thinking you may recognise this company?
I am certain you will be familiar with this 2015 film
The connection is that Jurassic World (2015) is produced and distributed by Universal Studios (they own the rights to the film and pay for all the...[ read full article ] »
Categories: GCSE, CCEA GCSE, CCEA GCSE Moving Image Arts, Film, Film Analysis, Film Industry, Film Language, Film Promotion, Film Storyboarding, Film Trailers, Hollywood, Mise-en-scene, Key Concepts, Genre, Media Language, Narrative, Production, Representation & Stereotyping, Hot Entries, Production Zone, Audio Production, Video Production, Skills, Script Writing, Video Camera Skills
Welcome to the external assessment (exam) component of the CCEA Moving Image Arts GCSE qualification - it is worth 40% of the overall GCSE and comprises a 1.5 hour online exam. In the exam students respond to a range of stimulus material including unseen live action and animated film clips, sound clips, film stills and script extracts - we will give you clear guidance below.
This is an applied course where you will develop knowledge, understanding and skills but also...[ read full article ] »
- Call Sheet Template.xls
A promotion package for the release of an album, to include a music promo video, a website homepage for the band and a magazine advert for a digipak.
- Planning and Research Portfolio (20 marks)
- Production Portfolio – 2 x Ancillary (10 marks each) and Main Task (40 marks)
- Evaluation (20 marks)
Main Task = Film and edit music video for a new band the Brocas
Ancillary Task 1 = Design a website homepage promoting the Brocas
Categories: A Level, WJEC A Level, WJEC A2, WJEC A2 Film Studies, Film, Action, Action Adventure, Biography, Drama, Film Analysis, Film Industry, Film Promotion, Film Studies, Thrillers, Key Concepts, Audience, Genre, Ideology, Media Language, Narrative, Representation & Stereotyping, Hot Entries
- Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
- Philomena (2013)
- The Double (2013)
The purpose of this pack is to provide a research platform for students and teachers of MS4 by exploring all key potential exam areas of questioning – the three films are all contemporary, two are British (only one needs to be in the exam) and all reflect the different ‘types’ of films consumed by global, and national audiences. Star Trek into Darkness is a high production value, globally distributed...[ read full article ] »
Our full or half day interactive, visually stimulating workshops introduce pupils/students to key areas of film industry study – production, distribution, digital technology exchange/audiences and exhibition covering both independent, mainstream British and Hollywood texts.
- A 3 Hour Half Day costs from £300
- A 6 Hour Full Day course costs from £450
- Travel and printing fees are also applicable, where appropriate. The workshop rate may vary...
Assignment 1 & Learning Outcome 1: Know about Ownership and Funding in the Television and Film Industries
1. You are writing a report for Monday’s Media Guardian about one of the most successful multi-national Media Conglomerates in the world – the News Corporation. The Editor has limited your column space in the newspaper to half a page (500 Words) and must include one image. Comment on:
- The Chairman and Chief Executive’s role
- The different businesses they own across...
The basic concept of Synergy can be explained through this mathematical formula:
Whilst this may not make sense to mathematicians, in business it does, when we think of profit value. If you sell two separate products, for example a video game and a film, they could both do very well, giving you a profit of £200 million each.
However if the video game and film were linked, i.e. both Harry Potter projects, this is synergy because the profit value of each will be more,...[ read full article ] »
- G321 Foundation Portfolio in Media (50%) and G322 Key Media Concepts (50%)
- G322 Section A: TV Drama (52%) and Section B: Film Industry (50%) - 32 Week Scheme of Work
- OCR A Level Media Studies Overview
- OCR AS Media Studies SOW 2011-2014.doc
- OCR AS Media Studies Film Coursework.doc
- Media Language, Forms and Conventions (Media Language, Representation, Genre, Narrative)
- Film Industry Institution
- TV Drama and Representation
- Research, Planning and...
- British Film and Hollywood Essay.doc
British Film has been dominated by Hollywood since WW1. Any essay that discusses UK Film has to reference the cultural and ideological dominance of the Hollywood Film Industry to such as point that many cinema goers often will never see a film in any other environment than a multiplex cinema. They may also fail to recognise that many other countries have very successful film industries - this reflects a concept called...[ read full article ] »
1. Have you got contrasting films you can use as case studies e.g. big budget Hollywood v low budget British indie which allow full range of issues to be discussed?
2. Have you got contemporary...[ read full article ] »
AS OCR A&I - Film Industry Revision.ppt
TOP TIP: Consider the issues for the studios and audiences at every stage.
When writing the exam essay - you should look for modern examples in the industry and be able to write a paragraph about:
- the processes...