Ex_Machina (2015) Directed by Alex Garland
Research the following areas:
- number of screen - opening weekend
- number of screens - peak number
- box office figures
Apply each of the seven areas from the specification to each film.
- the issues raised by media ownership in contemporary media practice;
- the importance of cross media convergence and synergy in production, distribution and marketing;
- the technologies that have been introduced in recent years at the levels of production, distribution, marketing and exchange;
- the significance of proliferation in hardware and content for institutions and audiences;
- the importance of technological convergence for institutions and audiences;
- the issues raised in the targeting of national and local audiences (specifically, British) by international or global institutions;
- the ways in which the candidates’ own experiences of media consumption illustrate wider patterns and trends of audience behaviour
This work will also be on SMHW.