On Storytelling in Independent Film

Posted by on Mar 15, 2013 in Blog | No Comments

Richard Brody’s New Yorker article “The Problem with Processed Storytelling” elucidates a number of issues I’ve been thinking a lot about lately, such as: The storytelling doctrines put forth by Hollywood and their perseverance in independent film–what Brody refers to as “processed storytelling”.   The tendency of writer-directors to resort to this kind of processed ...