The “high concept” movie (a much-abused term) is one whose premise can be summed up in a sentence, if not within the title itself — for. What if they were to follow that success with another high concept, serious film— like, say, an animated adaptation of victor hugo's notre-dame. While at studios like disney and new line, he relied on scripts, treatments, pitches, and book options to generate movie content that all. Justin wyatt high concept: movies and marketing in hollywood (texas film studies series) austin: university of texas press, 1994 $3500 (cloth), isbn. The movie is typical of his other films, which are high-concept movies that include genres such as action, science-fiction, fantasy and horror.
Uncomfortable and hilarious, the critically praised satirical film asks the square's high-concept comedy targets both the art world and the. As i talk to people about the series i'm developing, i frequently come across the distinction between a high concept and a low concept series it's something i. Spielberg's comment embodies the essence of the high concept film, which can be in particular, he shows how high concept films became fully integrated with . Here's the weirdest thing: the director is brad peyton, known for mega-budget 3- d high-concept films like cats and dogs 2: the revenge of.
Marketable films need to be high concept ideas how do you take a basic idea and turn it into high concept screenplay, hooking the readerstudios know high. You may have heard the moviespeak term “high-concept premise” (note an example of a premise from a popular romance novel or movie. Twenty-five years and counting can't slow down sxsw film as the festival enters its second quarter-century, a quiet place – the high-concept. Every once in a while we aspiring screenwriters question our methods if hollywood is making a lot of high concept movies that fail, is the high. Every so often i see a conversation about “high concept” films or screenplays that goes something like this: “that was a high concept film.
This is the background to christian pasquariello's debut feature sum1 — a high concept, low budget one-man science fiction show said man. Deborah l jaramillo investigates cable news' presentation of the iraq war in relation to high concept filmmaking high concept films can be. Big-budget, concept-driven films like baahubali, enthiran and the ghazi attack are coming from down south and not bollywood why. The signal (2014 film) try seeing the movie without watching the trailer as it spoils the experiencethis movie had high concept and i liked it for. As for the role of high concept, it now seems clear that the term can mean at least three things the high-concept movie, it's usually said, is one that.
The tiff cinematheque retrospective high concept: the films of elevated perspectives abound in the films of denis villeneuve, from the. High concept films are a certain type of film that tends to be driven by a central, easy to grasp concept rather than the characters and their. So what is 'high concept' writing and how do you do it for most film fans and writers, you know it when you see it films like 'freaky friday' (a mother switches .
From the very first bond film, dr no, in 1962, a strident visual flair was established subsequent films cemented this high-concept approach. High-concept is a type of artistic work that can be easily pitched with a succinctly stated premise extreme examples of high-concept films are snakes on a plane and hobo with a shotgun, which describe their entire premises in their titles. Ben avilla nico maestu contemporary american film november 20 2009 high concept films, low failure rateshigh concept films have been thriving in. In the wake of joe cornish's excellent attack the block, paul wonders if the film will usher in a new wave of imaginative, high-concept.
Trends of the 70s extend into the 80s: the introduction of 'high-concept' films the decade of the 1980s tended to consolidate the gains made in the seventies. Those were the six products at the center of walmart's “the receipt,” a high- concept advertising project in which the big-box retailer got four.
The first question on your mind when you read the title must have been: “what exactly is a high concept film” well, a high-concept film is one. Review: high concept: movies and marketing in hollywood by justin wyatt stephen prince film quart vol 49 no 3, spring, 1996 (pp 53-54) doi: 102307/.