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Personification

A mesmerizing love letter to the transformative power of cinema.
4/5

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Filmmaker and cinephile Robert de Geus has meticulously woven together a two-minute cinematic marvel, a heartfelt tribute to his influences. This short film serves as an enchanting ode to the vast landscape of Hollywood movies spanning decades. Crossing genres, styles, and narrative themes, de Geus skillfully compiles a montage featuring iconic clips from timeless classics such as ‘The Shawshank Redemption,’ ‘La La Land,’ ‘Stand by Me,’ and ‘Harry Potter.’

These cinematic gems, each pivotal in shaping the landscape of both cinema and popular culture, are seamlessly blended in a symphony of visual storytelling. While not a conventional narrative, de Geus’s creation is a beautifully edited love letter to the power of cinema. The craftsmanship is evident in the way he juxtaposes scenes, creating a mesmerizing experience for the viewer.

The film, though not presenting an original storyline, is a neatly crafted piece that resonates with the profound impact of cinema on artists. It serves as a poignant reminder of the enduring influence that movies hold, beautifully capturing the essence of storytelling and the mesmerizing allure of the silver screen. In this masterful montage, de Geus successfully encapsulates the magic of cinema, leaving the audience with a deep appreciation for the art form’s ability to shape and inspire.

Brief Synopsis

A compilation of movies that has shaped the filmmaker’s creative vision.
Personification Short Film

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Director(s): Robert de Geus
Writer(s): Robert de Geus
Cast: Robert de Geus
Producer(s): Robert de Geus
Director of Photography: Robert de Geus
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Runtime: 2 min

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Personification

A mesmerizing love letter to the transformative power of cinema.
4/5

Review

Filmmaker and cinephile Robert de Geus has meticulously woven together a two-minute cinematic marvel, a heartfelt tribute to his influences. This short film serves as an enchanting ode to the vast landscape of Hollywood movies spanning decades. Crossing genres, styles, and narrative themes, de Geus skillfully compiles a montage featuring iconic clips from timeless classics such as ‘The Shawshank Redemption,’ ‘La La Land,’ ‘Stand by Me,’ and ‘Harry Potter.’

These cinematic gems, each pivotal in shaping the landscape of both cinema and popular culture, are seamlessly blended in a symphony of visual storytelling. While not a conventional narrative, de Geus’s creation is a beautifully edited love letter to the power of cinema. The craftsmanship is evident in the way he juxtaposes scenes, creating a mesmerizing experience for the viewer.

The film, though not presenting an original storyline, is a neatly crafted piece that resonates with the profound impact of cinema on artists. It serves as a poignant reminder of the enduring influence that movies hold, beautifully capturing the essence of storytelling and the mesmerizing allure of the silver screen. In this masterful montage, de Geus successfully encapsulates the magic of cinema, leaving the audience with a deep appreciation for the art form’s ability to shape and inspire.

Spotlight

No artists for this title have been featured on Spotlight.

Brief Synopsis

A compilation of movies that has shaped the filmmaker’s creative vision.
Personification Short Film

Credits

Director(s): Robert de Geus
Writer(s): Robert de Geus
Cast: Robert de Geus
Producer(s): Robert de Geus
Director of Photography: Robert de Geus
Animation:

Specifications

Genre:
Subjects: , , ,
Country:
Language: ,
Year:
Runtime: 2 min
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