Movie of the Week: Italian Neighborhood by Cosmo Clark-Shaw

“Living in New York City, change might be the most consistent thing. Whether it’s restaurants opening and closing or buildings being knocked down and brought back up, we see it every day and have come to accept it.” What happens when all the places in your neighborhood start closing up, and are replaced by trendier … More Movie of the Week: Italian Neighborhood by Cosmo Clark-Shaw

Reel Works at Blue Sky Studio

Nine Reel Works Student visited Blue Sky Studio, an Academy Award-winning feature animation studio in Greenwich, Connecticut. Students took a bus up from New York, gratefully provided by our partner The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Robert Calvo, Computer Graphics Supervisor, spoke about how animated films are created. His presentation taught students how … More Reel Works at Blue Sky Studio

Movie of the Week: Lucid Dreams by Sophia Dennison Murray

A medley of archival footage and footage shot by Sophia Dennison-Murray, the film shows a subject having lucid dreams. Lucid dreams allow you to take control of your own narrative in the dream state. Scenes from both recent memories interwoven with other footage, Lucid Dreams takes you on a non-sequential story, very similar to how … More Movie of the Week: Lucid Dreams by Sophia Dennison Murray