Turf to Exeter Part 4 of the 7-part Jon Seal Film

Jan 7, 2021 | Blog

 

Film 4 of 7: Turf to Exeter.

 

Where the estuary meets the town. In Jon’s words:

‘As we make the journey up the estuary, the landscape seems to become more urban. It was really cold when I was filming and this gave everything a brutal tone. I’ve tried to reflect this in the choice of shots and music. I have always tried to show the estuary as I experience it and I’ve tried to veer away from just showing the picturesque and beautiful. There is, of course, plenty of that in the journey but there is also a much harder edge, as the natural world clashes up against the man-made. None the less, there is a kind of beauty in that, too. What do you think? If you have any thoughts about the films, please do leave comments in the feedback. I’ll try to take them on board and maybe we can use some of the ideas in the next films. I hope you enjoy this part of the journey. In two weeks time, our film will experience the bright lights of the city beside the water!’

Leave a comment on Jon’s Youtube site here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCYSvfkjKW-QZvadckeoCrg or below on the form on this page. Feedback is important and would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

 

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