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FEMME FATALES: REAL & FANTASY

FEMME FATALE MEETS FILM NOIR: VERONICA LAKE & ALAN LADD In This Gun for Hire, 1942

&  Femme Fatale, 2014:  Ava Lord (Eva Green) in Latest “Sin City” 1,048 more words

Pop Culture

Down the After Effects Rabbit Hole

Haven’t drawn lately because I’ve recently been dragged back down the After Effects rabbit hole- another IC alum just finished a short film and has recruited me for the end credits sequence! 65 more words

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For

In 1917 artist Marcel Duchamp took a readymade porcelain urinal signed it “R.Mutt” and submitted it for exhibition at the Society of Independent Artists. It was a controversial idea whose influence is still discussed today. 453 more words

Thriller

Throwback Trailer: Double Indemnity (1944)

An insurance rep lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator’s suspicions.

Throwback Trailer

Revisiting Film Noir

Sometimes the sun provides you with brilliant light and all you have to do is click. The light can heighten the drama and pose questions even in an innocuous scene. 164 more words

What's Happening?

Blacksad!

The American 1950’s are often remembered through rose-colored glasses. But these were dangerous and tumultuous times. Mounting racial tensions, the Red Scare, and nuclear warfare, constant threats, lurked just below the surface. 304 more words

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