Norwegian artist Maria Franz meets Japanese artist Fumito Ueda. This GMV weaves footage from ‘The Last Guardian’ and ‘Shadow of … Continue reading Norupo【GMV】
A teaser-length GMV using footage from Fumito Ueda’s ‘The Last Guardian’ and music from Aurora’s ‘The Seed’. While her song … Continue reading The Seed 【GMV】
Since many of you enjoyed my post To the Ancient Land, featuring the prologue music of Fumito Ueda’s Shadow of … Continue reading Sheet Music for “To the Ancient Land”
Since synesthesia has been a great part of my love of orchestral soundtracks, I thought I would share a little of what I experience. Continue reading Synesthesia and the 3 Forms I Experience
Inspired by Jacob Geller’s story about he and his lovely dog. A tribute to the beautiful, human storytelling of Fumito Ueda. Continue reading Through the Eyes of a Child【GMV】
In this story, a young man labors to resurrect a loved one. ‘Shadow’ is appealing as it willingly asks the hard questions in life. Continue reading Under the Water【GMV】
How still it is! Singing into the stones, The locusts’ trill.
— Matsuo Bashō Continue reading Hanging Gardens
The island bathes in the sun’s bright rays. Distant hills wear a shroud of grey. A lonely breeze whispers in the trees. Sole witness to history. Continue reading In the Mist, You Were There
The crests of the cloud Crumble frequently, The moon mountain.
— Matsuo Basho Continue reading To the Ancient Land
Whether or not it’s about your real home or an imagined one, the idea of ‘home’ is one of warmth, comfort, and security. COVID has added a strange twist to the picture, but it shouldn’t taint it for long. As with anything, being at home is a good thing when in moderation. Continue reading Home
What was the scariest moment in your favorite story? Truly. Not a scene that could be called “scary”, but where you still knew everything would be alright. No, what was a moment where you honestly believed the protagonist would take it hard? Continue reading Witness True Strength