Our final Korsakow film for Integrated Media 1 – here essay: A K-film is not very good at making stories with clear direction (what Barthes’ would describe as a ‘work’) but is ideal for making videos that make visible Barthes’ idea of ‘text’. Roland Barthes, a leading theorist of the 20th Century, argues that there
My first project on Korsakow was an interesting experience. Initially, I believed I had to actively find a way to link and organise the countless video clips I was using. However, eventually I realised that Korsakow is essentially designed to hand control over to the viewer – an archaic term in this case, more accurately
A 10 second film about a specific place? Well Google thinks the internet is a playground, so why not? Did I just refer to Google as a conscious entity? No. No I did not.
The ‘specific place’ tasks were my favourite. This one isn’t that out there, but I enjoyed making it.