Home / Tag Archives: Edgar Wright

Tag Archives: Edgar Wright

How to Do Visual Comedy

If you love visual comedy, you gotta love Edgar Wright. He is the man responsible for Hot Fuzz, Shaun of The Dead, Ant-man and more recently Baby Driver. Edgar Wright is one of the few filmmakers who is consistently finding humor through framing, camera movement, editing, goofy sound effects and …

Read More »

Comedy Tips: Simon Pegg On Writing Hot Fuzz

If you’ve ever thought about writing a comedy here is an insight into how the process works.  Here is Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright talking about writing Hot Fuzz. They discuss brainstorming, avoiding distractions and the power of the flip chart. This is a great insight into their creative process, and …

Read More »

Double Act: Simon Pegg & Nick Frost

“A double act, also known as a comedy duo, is a comic pairing in which humour is derived from the uneven relationship between two partners, usually of the same gender, age, ethnic origin and profession but drastically different in terms of personality or behaviour.”   The world of comedy would …

Read More »

VIDEO – today’s best comedy film director?

If you love visual comedy, you gotta love Edgar Wright, one of the few filmmakers who is consistently finding humor through framing, camera movement, editing, goofy sound effects and music. This video is an analysis and appreciation of one of the finest comedic voices in modern day cinema. And if you …

Read More »

How Visual is Your Comedy?

Grintage Ireland is keen to receive more comedy shorts and nothing works better online than minimal dialogue packed with visual gags – or a big visual gag finish!  If you do have an interest in Comedy it is good to get an understanding where it all started? Learn from the masters and …

Read More »