Tiktok, #Duets and Power Dynamics – A Case Study

Introduction  For the purpose of this case study, we will be focalizing on the social media platform known as Tiktok. Specifically, we will be taking a look at the implementation of the #duet and #stitch, where users can post live reactions to other users videos. Tiktok has quickly become one of the most popular and…

Tik Tok, and Its Influence On Us

This article will be focusing specifically on the media platform that is known as Tik Tok. The Journal of the American Medical Association has produced a study where they concluded that, “increased time spent on social media may be a risk factor for internalizing problems in adolescents” (Anderson). However, Tik Tok is also a platform…

A Newe Perspective – SHORT DOC

A short documentary exploring the life experiences of two brothers with Autism. Filmed by their sister, Alex Newe. Directed by: Alex Newe Cinematography by: Alex Newe Music by: AShamaluevMusic

The Unveiled Truth – Documentary

A documentary that explores the effects of police brutality, particularly among Black people in the United States. This documentary focuses not only on the causes, but brings up important ideas to solve the problem.

“2500” A Film By Alex Newe

2500 is a student directed short film by Alex Newe. In a world ravaged by war and climate change, humans have resorted to living under domes in measly living conditions. Only government-selected reproduction is allowed to continue the population and ensure humanity’s survival.

WANDER DARKLY (Tara Miele, 2020) – Analysis of Narration

Wander Darkly’s (Tara Miele, 2020) narration utilizes deflective gaps as well as delayed gaps in information to provide a base for the enigma, “What happened to Adrienne?” These gaps, paired with the narration’s recurring usage of distributed gaps by using temporal-editing, create a global redundancy in the range of knowledge of the fabula by deflecting…

The Golden Age of Conspiracy

By Alex Newe The paranoid mind is a place of trepidation. The feeling that everything around you is moving too fast and too out of reach. You are left to grasp at any sense of thought whether it be factual or fictitious. This place has become a place of comfort for many people in today’s…

The Faces of Fluidity

Alex – Ellen – Jeff To capture the environment from different parts of the world. Water connects us all and in pandemic times it can be easy to surround yourself in a bubble of isolation.  Connectivity of water to the connectivity of online presence Technology as a fluid connecting us all together through pandemic times…

Kubrick; a genius or a madman?

One of the most celebrated yet controversial filmmakers of our time was Stanley Kubrick. He is well known for his impeccable translation of literary works to the silver screen and, as David Bordwell explains, “if there is a consistency to a filmmaker’s decisions in how he creates his work, that is his style” (Bordwell 303)….