Mean As Custard (calico_pye) wrote,
Mean As Custard

Tim Burton: Auteur - Day 4

Spent the previous day away as I had to attend meetings and see important people.  I had spent the last day watching Edward Scissorhands and today I am watching Vincent and some of The Nightmare Before Christmas to understand Burton's stylistic approach. More later.

This is one 'Messay Essay' - 1,200 words partly plan, part observation.  Some structure but mostly very loosely connected.  My concentration levels are zero, mainly because of added burdens. Onward, I suppose - I want to see SOME progress.  It doesn't help that I am trying to craft a Burton PP alongside.  i would do it separately, but in forming the PP, it is actually helping me direct the essay.

I do actually feel like I have made some headway.  A LOT of reaaranging and consequential rewriting.  I had a cunning plan, then had to restructure it again - hence the mess.  I think I might be calling it a day soon.  Dinner beckons and I don't think I will be inclined to tie myself to the desk until late.
Tags: contextual study of film, fda english y2, grindstone files - year 2, tim burton

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.