Lost Orson Welles Film To Be Screened In October [Video]

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) A never before seen Orson Welles silent film will receive its première at an Italian film festival in October. Too Much Johnson, which was thought to have been destroyed in a house fire at Welles' home in the 1970s, was discovered in a warehouse in Pordenone, Northern … [Read more...]

Vertigo Best Film Ever According To BFI List


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) The news that Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo has knocked Citizen Kane off the top of the British Film Insitute's Greatest of All Time list, has of course sparked debate. Firstly, it is important to point out that these types of lists are entirely subjective and rather … [Read more...]

Auction of Oscar statuettes brings in $3 million


LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Fifteen Oscar statuettes have sold for a total of $3 million (1 million pound) at an online auction, the most money made from a single collection of Oscars in a sale by bid, organizers said on Wednesday. Los Angeles auctioneer Nate D. Sanders said the hot seller of the … [Read more...]

Understanding Space in Film (Part 3)


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) In part 1 and part 2 of this series on understanding space in film, we explored the idea of the frame creating the illusion of space both in it and outside of it. Continuing with that, we'll introduce some more kinds of spacial concepts.   Foreground … [Read more...]