Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Genre research Directors 2
Genre research Directors 2
Genre research Directors 2
Genre research Directors 2
Genre research Directors 2
Genre research Directors 2
Genre research Directors 2
Genre research Directors 2
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Genre research Directors 2

173

Published on

Published in: Entertainment & Humor
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
173
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Genre Research:Film DirectorsXavier ValeShona Traynor
  • 2. RICHARD CURTIS This is Richard Curtis, one of the leading romantic comedy writers in Britain. His resume includes:  Love Actually  Four Weddings and a Funeral  Notting Hill He notes in an interview that he likes ‘a lot of plots’ within a film – which is why Love Actually has so many characters, all in some way connected. His use of British actors, including Hugh Grant, Emma Thompson and Colin Firth.
  • 3. NANCY MEYERS Nancy Meyers is one of the most successful female American director, recently winning an Oscar for her film: It’s Complicated. Other than It’s Complicated, she has written and produced:  The Holiday  Something’s Gotta Give She has always had some aspects of romance in all of her films, going back to The Parent Trap in 1998. The Holiday (2008) was another of Meyer’s successes, featuring big name actors, it grossed $63 million at the box office. She is the highest grossing female director. In 2009 she was considered to be the most powerful female director
  • 4. From www.imdb.com
  • 5. GARY MARSHALL Gary Marshall has directed many romantic-comedy films, including:  Valentine’s Day  Runaway Bride  The Princess Diaries  The Princess Diaries 2  Pretty Woman He has not only focused on romantic-comedies,throughout his film career he has directed manyfilms in many genres.
  • 6. Valentine’s Day Interviewhttp://www.indielondon.co.uk/Film-Review/valentine-s-day-garry-marshall-interview

×