Tag Archives: Movies

Intro to Video Production allows students to explore and create films

By Aakash Baliga Staff Writer We all love good movies, and Video Production takes you into the exciting world of how to produce your own small movie! Intro to Video Production is an introductory course taught by Vincent Nelson at Summit Tahoma, where students can learn and explore the basics of producing and analyzing films. Many of the projects in

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Video Production allows students to pursue a passion

By Brian Bodestyne and  Darren Macario Staff Writers The Video Production course at Summit Shasta allows students to get a better understanding of how to construct a video. By going over certain tasks to enhance their knowledge of film, students get the opportunity to complete projects such as music videos, documentaries, mockumentaries and fight scenes. The Video Production course also

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Why is the #MeToo movement so important?

By Kai Lock and Ethan Sheppy Staff Writers It seems now that #MeToo has been the topic of conversation for many months now, especially in the entertainment industry.  It has been showcased in several award shows, influencing things like speeches and wardrobe. High-profile men in the industry continue to face fallout from the movement toward accountability and transparency.  More and

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Heartfelt body-swapping movie embodies much more

By Sophia Nguyen Staff Writer Many have praised Makoto Shinkai, director of “Kimi No Na Wa,” as the successor to Hayao Miyazaki, acclaimed director of “Spirited Away” and “Howl’s Moving Castle.” “Kimi No Na Wa” (better known as “Your Name” to international fans) has garnered much attention for surpassing “Spirited Away” as the highest grossing anime film of all time.

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An Advanced Drama student shares her experience in the class

By Kaitlyn Kelley  Staff Writer  “One thing I really like is there is no censorship in that class. He lets us talk about anything in that class that would be uncomfortable in regular school,” Tahoma junior Kaitlyn Tran said about the Advanced Drama Expeditions.   Tran has been in the Advanced Drama class since freshman year, and she was interested in

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Expeditions classes work together to make a community

By Gabriel Benyamin, Noel Cintron and Vaibhav Gopal  Staff Writers  Video Production is an Expeditions class that works on filming and acting. Vince Nelson teaches the students how to use cameras, how to work the lights and how to act. Students also learn how to record on camera. Video Production class involves directors to run the skit, filmmakers to film

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