In which I discuss concept art, iconic ship designs, and we get the introduction of my boy, Walter.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 07”
In which I discuss android mannerisms, Frankenstein and read the novelisation.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 06”
In which I discuss purpose, accents, and gods as divine parents.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 05”
In which I accidentally ruin my favourite scene of Alien: Covenant, explain the plot of Das Rheingold, and tell you the meaning of life.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 04”
In which I discuss the kino-eye, the Nativity, and the canonicity of the film’s marketing materials.Continue reading “Covenant Minute 2”
Another journey begins!
In which I discuss breathing, the number of days this narrative took place over, and imagine what life will be like in the time of Prometheus.
In which I discuss the limitations of the AI within synthetics, the narrative purpose behind violence against androids in fiction, and how appearance shapes perception.Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 114”
In which I discuss plot-driven vs character-driven storytelling, high-concept vs low-concept, and the framing vs text.Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 113”