Tag Archives: Cinema

If Projectionists Behaved Like DJs

This is a bit of a fun thought experiment and no insult or injury is intended to my turntablist friends, but it is (semi-) amusing to contemplate, all the same. What would happen if projectionists, at movie houses and cinemas, … Continue reading

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Time To Up Our Game?

Today, this article appeared on my timeline: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/movies/la-ca-film-novelty-20120715,0,4176050.story The crux of the article was that the younger generation no longer regard movies as art, but rather as disposable fashion items.  They never watch the old movies anymore.  Black and white … Continue reading

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How Would Art Be, If We Optimised on Cost?

I saw something interesting today in a blog by one of my favourite bloggers: http://bit.ly/oP8BxP In this brief post, Seth makes the argument that although putting sea salt on the fries you sell (as opposed to regular table salt – … Continue reading

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