Extra! Extra! Extra! Read All About It…

Someone asked me how I knew about so many different things and, in the finest Wizard of Oz tradition, I thought I’d pull back the curtain and let you see (some) of the sources I know. And how to access them the easy way. 🙂

There are lots, actually, make that LOTS of websites devoted to film/movies/TV/newspapers et al. Too many for any one person to read them all. So you need to become selective and smarter. Start with just one or two, and then add/discard others as your needs and interests change. I’ll give you three that I rely on most, and follow it up with a quick tip on how to follow them and keep sane. 🙂

In no particular order, my ‘go to’ three would be:

The Guardian Film Page

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SlashFilm (/film)

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Film School Rejects

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I’ve learned lots from each of these, and they are worth keeping an eye on… but rather than visiting each page, sign up for a free Feedly.com account (you can sign in with Google or Facebook) and subscribe to the sites you want. Then, you just need to visit feedly to get your fix…

Feedly.com

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Homework Tip

Preferred Reading vs Differential Decoding

The preferred reading is the meaning intended by the creator/director/maker.

A differential decoding is an alternative reading not intended by the creator/director/maker.

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The Guardian: Who is Moon Hitler?

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You know the format by now… click the picture for the link!