The Frida Cinema

Orange County's Year-Round Film Festival

SCENE SELECTIONS EPISODE 2: M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN – NARRATIVE ARCHITECT

“KTFC: Scene Selections” is a series of conversations between Anthony McKelroy, Miquela Davis, and a rotating cast of friends of The Frida Cinema. Tune in as we dissect shot compositions, overanalyze subtext, and wait for our coronavirus vaccines.

Hosts Anthony McKelroy & Miquela Davis are joined by Frida Blog writer Austin Jaye and Frida Film Programmer Trevor Dillon to discuss the narrative choices in M. Night Shyamalan’s cinema.

M. Night Shyamalan – Narrative Architect


TREVOR DILLON

Split, “I Think You Have The Wrong Car”

AUSTIN JAYE

Unbreakable, “Go To Where People Are”:

MIQUELA DAVIS

The Village, Reveal:

ANTHONY MCKELROY

The Happening, Fake Plastic Trees:

SPECIAL FEATURES

TREVOR DILLON

AUSTIN JAYE

MIQUELA DAVIS

ANTHONY MCKELROY

The color photography of Sergey Prokudin-Gorskii: https://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/prok/