Experience this movie. Buy this product. (Posters that you want to walk into – and DVD covers you can’t walk past)

Have you ever wondered why the posters for movies are sometimes very different from the DVD covers? The answer is fairly simple, but it's a good talking point, especially when discussing the purpose of types of media with young students. I use examples from two films. Firstly: BRIMSTONE directed by Martin Koolhoven. The main poster … Continue reading Experience this movie. Buy this product. (Posters that you want to walk into – and DVD covers you can’t walk past)

Avengers Endgame v The Force Awakens?

Two great posters - but with some similarities. What are the similarities? Describe them using appropriate poster design language (layout, background, image, strapline, font, colours, lighting etc).. Why are those features used? https://media.comicbook.com/2019/04/avengehttps://media.comicbook.com/2019/04/avengers-endgame-dolby-1165441.jpegrs-endgame-dolby-1165441.jpeg https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2488496/mediaviewer/rm527556608 UPDATE on 10 May 2019: have a look at the poster for ALADDIN - not only the composition but also the … Continue reading Avengers Endgame v The Force Awakens?