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Character Description

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Submitted by: Katie Barnes

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Create a short about a minute thirty to two minute video describing a character. Use about 3-5 short clips that describe the characters personality, that portrays what they will be like in the story. Basically you are just taking a closer look at a character before you begin the story so the audience can get to know the characters better. 


Make this fun, and interesting, create a story in your blog with this character. 



I would recommend using iMovie, because you can do all the editing you need to do within the program, making the overall assignment easier. 

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Final Project Tutorial 4

The assignment was Character description worth 4.5 stars.

I then went random and said whatever came to mind. This little Ewok has been in quite a few movies and I needed his dialogue to be all over the place to stay in character. I had a general idea of topics …

On the “Road” Again

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Zombramony

Welcome friends and family to the Zombramony of LaNoir and Roary. You may remember La Noir from the Smooth & Spooky Radio Show. In this video you will meet La Noir and her soul mate, Roary.


This video was complied using Movie Maker, still pictures, an iPhone, and conversion software. …

Wanted: Morlium, Dead or Alive

It looks like Morlium has a history…

When I saw the assignment, I knew it would be a perfect fit for getting a little deeper into the host characters. The character, of course, would be Morlium. As a practical consideration, I wanted clips low on volume so I could do …

Character Description: Gru

Character Description: Create a short about a minute thirty to two minute video describing a character. Use about 3-5 short clips that describe the characters personality, that portrays what they will be like in the story. Basically you are just taking a closer look at a character before you …

Character Description

I choose this four-star assignment since it related to my character in the radio show, The Clown. I picked the movie Pennywise the Clown since the clown is in the movie. It was a creepy movie that scary a lot of people. This assignment was hard since I have no …

The moments of Gimli

http://www.cmbeale.com/DS106/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Gimli-compilation.mp4

Character Description 4 stars

Gimli, a dwarf with a funny personality, Eragorn and the elf Legolas make up a party with the goal of dethroning the evil king. After months and months of travle the party finally makes its way to the keep of their ally, who are defending …

Turay Narrative

For this assignment (worth four stars), I had to describe myself (my character) through various clips.

I started with No Church in the Wild by Angel Haze to represent my distrust of society from a young age. Then, I used Man Down by Rihanna to show how and …

Character Identification with Lebowski (4 Stars)

The Big Lebowski is a cult movie and a classic movie at the same time. It brought to life nothing at all while being completely vivid. The following is a character identification piece I put together using iMovie. check out other video assignments by clicking the tag at the end …

Surely ya want to know more

This week I chose to do the assignment, Character Description, that was submitted by Katie Barnes.

The assignment is to,”Create a short about a minute thirty to two minute video describing a character.” This assignment is worth 4 points.

I chose to do this assignment because at this point …

Get to Know Conway

For this assignment, I acted as if I was my character, Conway. The assignment was to make a short video giving some insight of a characters personality. By now, you should all know who my character is, so I wanted to show you how he acted and spoke. I also …

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I took on the character description video assignment. The directions were to take a few clips to describe a character. My one character, Cleo Barrow, wouldn’t be complete without her Bonnie, so I made it a video about both of them. I was inspired by the trailer for the 1967 …

Sardic Documentary

This video is for the Character Description assignment.  It said to make a video of any character, using pictures for them and narrating his or her personality and story.  It was a fun one to do for Jim Sardic, my character.  It allowed a very direct approach to expand on …

My Girl “Red” – 4 Stars

http://3lilangels.us/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/My-girl-Red.mp4

Seems very old school – MP4 video. But George wants to meet Red some kind of bad! He loved his interview with her and really wants to pursue her and help with her career and where she is going! As you scroll over the title – watch the silent …

Final Project Summary!

The first digital media to start off my Narrative is a VideoAssignment that I created and added to the assignment bank. The assignment was to create a short video about a minute thirty seconds to two minute’s long about a character. Give the viewer an idea about what this character …

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