A few years ago, when I was an intern at Walt Disney Turkey I have read a book about the making of Lion King Musical. At the time I haven’t seen the musical, but I had heard a lot about the creative costumes and the design. The book introduced me to Julie Taymor, the director and the designer of the Lion King musical. Taymor’s acclaimed design and the puppet-costumes brought her many Tony Awards and also admiration of Broadway-lovers.
We saw the Lion King musical last spring as an Honors Forum trip at Skidmore College. It was amazing!
Half a year later, Continue reading
When I was in high school I was very interested in short movies and directing; I was reading books about directing, learning how to use camera, and after some point I even delved into details about best camera lenses. After years, I forgot what I learned about the technical details, but I still remember one of the books I read. It was On the Composition of the Short Fiction Scenario by Sergei Eisenstein. At the time I did not know anything about Eisenstein, except that Continue reading