Zeros and Ones Don’t Add Up To Live Action

February 27th, 2017 § Comments Off on Zeros and Ones Don’t Add Up To Live Action § permalink

For those who work in the theatre, the idea of defending the term “live action” would seem an unnecessary task. But as movie marketers, abetted uncritically by the entertainment press, seem determined to diminish the concept, it appears that a brief primer is warranted. Live-action has, for many years, been a term reserved for that which actually occurs in real life, that is to say the activities of humans (and other animals). Whether performed on stage or captured on a camera, real Continue reading...