Archive for April 6th, 2021

Edward Scissorhands

There are many overall features that strike my attention and give meaning to the actual movie’s “vibe” during its trailer. Throughout the entirety of the trailer, we can see that they chose to use a simple color scheme of blue and black. This dark color scheme that they use, communitcates the movie’s omninous quality. Along…

Casanova 70 (Film before the Film)

Casanova 70 The Casanova 70 opening title sequence demonstrates a very exciting use of typography, color, and sound to create a playful mood. The typography is thick, bold, and crafted in a way that looks as if it were hand drawn. The typography is personified through movement – the letters stretch and mold as if…

Watchmen

Watchmen is a graphic novel written by Alan Moore in 1986-87; it was adapted into a film in 2009. In 2019 it was adapted into a television series on HBO, where the title cards above are from. At the time of writing I have not yet watched the show, but I have read the novel…

Wild Design! April

  I wasn’t quite sure which Wild Design I wanted to post this month, I found an incredibly interesting lamp at IKEA, and also saw interesting sculptures at the North Carolina Museum of Art; the piece I ended up choosing was a rhinoceros made out of tin near the Crabtree Valley Mall, just kind of…