I thought that my presentation went very well and I was pleasantly surprised! I get nervous when I have to give a speech, but I am very interested in the topic I presented so I think that helped. I enjoyed putting the PowerPoint presentation together and rating the movie review sites. I felt like an official reviewer, (like Roger Ebert) it was a lot of fun! (more…)
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I am going to be showing the class 5 different movie review websites. I have created a list of what I think are the 5, all different movie review sites for film fanatics come to hang out, discuss movies, get information about that latest films and upcoming releases, and meet other cinephiles!
I chose this topic because it will tie into my final portfolio project. I am rating the 5 sites based on their organization, appearance and uniqueness. I want to show how different social network movie sites attract different viewers based on their content.
I actually found it very hard to try and find a good angle to lead a discussion. I wanted to my discussion to tie into my final project, which is a digital portfolio doing movie reviews. I wanted the discussion to also benefit my blog and research about how other blogs are reviewing movies. I was struggling for a few days to find a good site to lead discussion on when I came upon the site that offered a rundown of the top 10 movie sites and now I just needed to figure out how to incorporate this into a discussion for the class. (more…)