Tag «analyzing»

Analyzing The Prince of Persia

I love a movie with a good title screen. The Prince of Persia movie is one of the few video game movies that is considered good. It is in my own list of favorite movies, though not because it is a video game movie. This movie does a lot of things well and is overall …

Analyzing Speed Racer

So I said in a previous post that I wanted to look at my favorite media and analyze what about my favorite movies, books, TV shows, etc is so appealing to me. I decided to start off with what is arguably my favorite movie of all time: Speed Racer. 1) Stylistic Graphics I am a …

What’s Your Favorite Type of Story?

Another prompt from the DIYMFA.com. To find out more, you can check out the DIYMFA.com’s instigator, Gabriela Pereira’s new book DIY MFA. QOTW 15: What’s Your Favorite Type of Story? My favorite type of story is one that has a theme of camaraderie, either a pairing or a team of some kind. This does not …

Mistborn (Part One) Story Structure

In our most recent DIYMFA call, we were challenged to take a short story or children’s book and see if we could identify the parts of story structure within the book. This fell right into a question that had been pushing around recently in wondering if, when a book is broken into parts (common in …