Its been over a half a year since my last entry if not even more… ‘writers block’ I guess or just there is no mood to type down anything that motivates me to write about.
There are just some-things that some people are lazy to write about, can’t be bothered to write about or just have to write about…this is mine…previous Friday, my sister & I decided to go watch a film on the big screen. Tagging along was my sisters’ best friend... ‘Ms.S. Well we went and watch Cloverfield…the latest film on the market next to Sweeny Todd …due to time constraints we choose the Cloverfield.
The trailer was excellent! A real teaser!
I anticipated a good film although I didn’t do my research about it before going to watch. Like majority of any anticipated film, this one fell just slightly short of my expectations. Not because of the idea or the concept of the whole film in general. I’ll go as far to say I am impressed that the film crews manage to shoot some of the scenes in
The feel of the film was like a documentary but of a fictional story. The director used the same astetics as a documentary (with out the voice over) and all the astetics of a
Neither prologue story nor what happen to the current recordee at the end although the director left enough for the spectators to speculate what happened, but you will never know. Just the story told from the camcorder held by various characters that was prominent, which I though was ingenious. As if the camcorder was a living, breathing thing like who ever was the holder of the camcorder. It was something to discuss over dinner (if you can stomach it) after watching it and at the same time try getting over the hangover.
So if you can stand watching Blairwitch’s project then I recommend that you go watch this flicker show.