YouthBoyle was born in 1956 in Boyle as a young boyRadcliffe, Lancashire on the beach in the ‘60s(Wikipedia, 2012).After turning 14, Boylebecame interested in theatre.Thornleigh Salesian College in1975 (IMDB, 2012).Then went to the Universityof Wales to study theatre.Love for ﬁlm began with hisﬁrst viewing of Apocalypse http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/ showbiz/ﬁlm/2255521/The-boy-Dan-good.htmlNow.
Apprentice Boyle on the set of Shallow Grave with Ewan McGregorDirected Genius and Saved in1982 at the Royal Court Theatre(Wikipedia, 2012).Produced 8 ﬁlms, directed 22(IMDB, 2012).Directed ﬁve productions forthe Royal ShakespeareCompany. http://www.imdb.com/media/rm1763479040/ nm0000965
Awards - Honors Boyle receiving his Golden Globe award for Slumdog Millionaire in ’0966 wins, 49 nominations (IMDB,2012).Empire Awards (Best Director) forShallow Grave in 1996 (Wikipedia,2012).BAFTA Scotland Awards (BestFeature Film) for Trainspotting in1997.Golden Globes (Best Director-Motion Picture) for SlumdogMillionaire in 2009. http://www.imdb.com/media/rm3619851008/ nm0000965
Techniques - Style 1. Opening shot is usually a shot from the middle of the movie. 2. Kinetic camera. 3. Often uses Ewan McGregor. 4. Bright, colorful landscapes. 5. Intricate and creative ﬂashbacks. Ewan McGregor in Kinetic camera effect in Flashback in 127 Hours Shallow Grave Slumdog Millionairehttp://2.bp.blogspot.com/_kRuD6zV4Fqs/ http://www.doblu.com/wp-content/uploads/ http://chicagomaroon.com/wp-content/ S8Y7wCnxSTI/AAAAAAAAC6Y/ 2011/03/127hours3159.jpg uploads/2008/11/4e5ee84b73730.jpg 7BFUfH0bhYw/s400/ishot-491.jpg
Quotes“You don’t realize it, but often people are frightenedof the director.” - Boyle Boyle behind the lens of Trainspotting“I think I’m better at making ﬁlms on my own hometurf... I’m better at making smaller ﬁlms.” - Boyle“I want people to leave the cinema feeling thatsomething’s been conﬁrmed for them about life.”- Boyle“Boyle cast young actors with little or no experiencein the min roles, and got from them grippingperformances seasoned actors would have haddifﬁculty pulling off.” - Vikas Swarup http://www.imdb.com/media/rm168935168/“Director Danny Boyle captures Mumbai in all its nm0000965complexities, but never loses sight of each individualcharacter.” - Rebecca Murray
Legacy - Inﬂuence Boyle on the set of TrainspottingTrainspotting’s unusuallygifted cast helped blow awaythe ﬁnal traces of the Thatcherera and restore a sense of pridein British cinema.Trainspotting placed heroinaddicts in business andphilosophy. http://www.memorabilia4u.com/data/items/ 8bb25125f1df5891617ee50b78beb62c-orig.jpg
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