1 List two specific key relationships between Sam Taylor Wood's photography and film work?
Her work consists of people and emotions, that is the most important in her work.
2 How does the use of multi-screen installation in her work reflect narrative?
It allows the viewer to create story himself rather than a story being told by the artist. Multi screen installation reflects narrative in a way that shows it is constructed rather than one that is being dictated to you.
3 What other photographers use film as an integral part of their work. List two with examples?
Gregory Crewdson. Photographer, who does not even like to hold camera. Although picture is the final product, but artist uses film setup, hollywood manner, lighting, actors to create one perfect shot. Crewdson eves has his camera man, art director etc.
Tim Walker. British fashion photographer recently started working with moving image. The Lost Explorer - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAZKuHFOX3k
4 Research three other Video artists and explain
their working philosophy
Tim Burton – american film director, started his career as an animator, his movies are still very much merged with illustration. In his movies frequent details are: spirals, skeletons, gothic elements, long-legged, small-feet charecters. Often collaborates with: Johnny Depp, Danny Elfman, Helena-Boham Carter.
Woody Allen was born December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York. As a young boy he became intrigued with magic tricks and playing the clarinet, two hobbies that he continues today. He broke into show business at age 15 when he started writing jokes for a local paper, receiving $200 a week. His movies contain alot of pfilosophical and sexual themes.
David Abelevich Kaufman (Russian: Дави́д А́белевич Ка́уфман) (2 January 1896 – 12 February 1954), better known by his pseudonym Dziga Vertov (Russian: Дзи́га Ве́ртов), was a Soviet pioneer documentary film, newsreel director and cinema theorist. His filming practices and theories influenced the Cinéma vérité style of documentary moviemaking and, in particular the Dziga Vertov Group active in the 1960s.