Assignments for the Week of Jan. 31
Film History – Ch. 11, American Film Years (1930-1945) Section 1 , Film Cycles and Cinematic Conventions and Section 2, The Comics.
NMP: I’m going to listen to this NPR series, Fractured Culture. As much as I love the Internet and social media and all that stuff, it’s basically ruining our society’s shared cultural touchstones that unite us. Also it’s destroying television.
Spec: Writing a better flushed-out outline. With stuff that makes sense and doesn’t apparently sound like Family Guy. Yes, I’m rolling my eyes, suck it. Also, charting four scripts from the first season. More on that in a couple of days…
Television: Watch Murphy Brown (oops, I didn’t do that last week) and read ch 15, Programming to Market Segments. I’m also going to work on