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Besser notes

Postby JoshYellow » December 8th, 2013, 12:39 pm

Does anyone have notes or a recording of Matt Besser when he was here the last time?
He talked about the pattern game aka cloverleaf.

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Re: Besser notes

Postby hujhax » December 8th, 2013, 1:51 pm

Hmm -- these are probably not the notes youre looking for...

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Re: Besser notes

Postby happywaffle » December 9th, 2013, 10:28 am

hujhax wrote:"bumblebee!" "Rimsky-Korsakov!"


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Re: Besser notes

Postby bradisntclever » December 10th, 2013, 4:10 pm

The pattern game is one of my favorite topics. You haven't lived until you've spent an entire three-hour class practicing it. Josh, email me if you have any questions in particular.
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Re: Besser notes

Postby bradisntclever » December 10th, 2013, 4:19 pm

hujhax wrote:Hmm -- these are probably not the notes youre looking for...


Yeah, he returned to Austin in October 2011 to promote Freak Dance at Austin Film Festival and did a brief lecture at SVT. If anything, it seems like an evolved version of the lecture from your notes. I remember him talking about premise-based scenework vs. organic scenework and spending a lot of time on the pattern game. There was a lot of work explaining the concept of going from "A to C" in the pattern game, primarily.
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