Tahiti in Fiction and Film

Tahiti in Fiction and Film

Over the years, Tahiti and Polynesia have provided novelists and moviemakers with colorful subject matter. Early travelers told of wanton women on tropical shores, and Fletcher Christian added drama to the plot by leading a mutiny against the tyrannical Captain Bligh. In 1934 American writers Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall brought out the Bounty […]

Vertigo - a masterpiece?

Vertigo – a masterpiece?

Vertigo, a 1958 suspense film, was directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Many people beleive that this film is Hitchcock’s masterpiece. The movie tells the story of a detective in San Francisco. The detectives name is Scottie who is played by James Stewart. Scottie leaves the police force after a fellow policeman falls and dies while the […]

It Takes an Iron Resolve to Make an Independent Film Production Happen

It Takes an Iron Resolve to Make an Independent Film Production Happen

Commitment is an independent filmmaker’s most valuable resource. Without a lot of money to grease the wheels of production, a low budget film producer must rely on creativity and determination to get their films made. If a person wants to get their film made badly enough, there is not much in this world that can […]

Film is still a relative newcomer in the pantheon of fine arts

Film is still a relative newcomer in the pantheon of fine arts

While motion picture films have been around for more than a century, film is still a relative newcomer in the pantheon of fine arts. In the 1950s, when television became widely available, industry analysts predicted the demise of local movie theaters. Despite competition from television’s increasing technological sophistication over the 1960s and 1970s, such as […]

Hollywood Hairstyles Do Not Require A Trip To A High-Priced Salon Or Beautician

Hollywood Hairstyles Do Not Require A Trip To A High-Priced Salon Or Beautician

There’s a new hairstyle that seems to be sweeping Hollywood: what would you be willing to do to get it for yourself? How pleased would you be if getting the latest, hottest hair look were as simple as changing the styling products that you use? Getting the latest sleek hairstyle that all of the celebrities […]