The JBFC is committed to promoting literacy for the 21st century. One way we advance these goals is by increasing exposure to our ten media literacy concepts, explored in-depth in our Image, Sound, and Storycurriculum. Although we encourage educators to participate in our Image, | more »
Here I am in Austin, Texas at the SXSWedu Conference! First of all, I have to admit that it is great to be away from the snow. It’s been chilly and raining here but there are palm trees outside. What a welcome sight!
Take a look at the latest additionto our Visual Glossary. This clipfrom the 1996 filmFly Away Home, starring Anna Paquin and Jeff Daniels, explores how film-making techniques such as an eye-line match, an aeriel shot, and a soaring score help tell the story of a young girl, a | more »
When I first began teaching at the newly opened Media Arts Lab in 2009, my colleagues and I were in a uniquely exciting moment. As faculty, we were positioned to teach film technique and language in a new way The landscape of media-making (filmmaking in particular) shifted | more »