Video Essays

How Monty Python Shaped Modern Comedy

Excellent video essay on how post-modernist self-reflexivity defined Monty Python and modern interpretations like Rick and Morty and Deadpool (Visited 11 times, 1 visits today)

Edgar Wright – How to Do Visual Comedy

If you love visual comedy, you gotta love Edgar Wright, one of the few filmmakers who is consistently finding humor through framing, camera movement, editing, goofy sound effects and music. This is an analysis and appreciation of one of our finest comedy voices. (Visited 17 times, 1 visits today)

Adam McKay – What Is Smart Dumb Comedy?

Adam McKay is probably the best filmmaker around at smart dumb comedy. (Visited 18 times, 1 visits today)