Traveller Store CotI Features New Posts Mark Forums Read Register


Go Back TravellerRPG.com > Citizens of the Imperium > Travellogs > Blue Ghost's Blog

Blue Ghost's Blog Blog Tools Rating: Rate This Blog
Creation Date: March 1st, 2010 06:15 PM
Blue Ghost Blue Ghost is offline
Knight
rss2
Musings of a Knight of the Imperium.
Blog Info
Status: Public
Entries: 515
Comments: 140
Views: 99,516

In Moot Member Blogs Additionally... Entry Tools Rate This Entry
  #512 New March 15th, 2019 08:20 AM
I really have no desire to go back into film and video. I did, even up until earlier last year, but knowing what I know now, and how I was steered toward film and video, I simply refuse.

I might have put up with Hollywood shenanigans to see Traveller get put up on the screen, but that's about it.

Considering how shabbily I was treated on other game forums (a lot of it was intentional to steer me away from games), and given the experience I had working on features and local video, I think I can say I'm done with visual mass media; film and video on all levels, no broadcasting of any kind either.

My interest was not in media itself, but bringing a lot of the really fantastic ideas of game authors of years' past to a visual format.

If you've read my previous entries on how film and video are used today, specifically for the scifi genre, then you already know my philosophical objections.

I would refer you to the scene in THX-1138 with George Lucas's commentary on where Robert Duvall's character is being tortured. And that sums up why I don't want to work not just for Lucas, but for today's mass media as a whole.

Thanks for reading.
Views: 1

This website and its contents are copyright ©2010-2013 Far Future Enterprises. All rights reserved. Traveller is a registered trademark of Far Future Enterprises .
Powered by vBlogetin
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright (c) 2010-2013, Far Future Enterprises. All Rights Reserved.