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By Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Memories of a long brotherhood tempered in common struggle
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Ben Aslinger
Hollywood has been bringing popular video games to the big screen for decades with less than exemplary results. But the two media realms are being brought together once more for a new partnership between the Tribeca Film Institute and the Ford Foundation's JustFilms initiative.
Video games tied to documentary features might coax consumers into learning more about the subject even if they never step foot inside a movie house, he says.
Bouncing from one platform to the next won't be as simple as it sounds, says Ben Aslinger, assistant professor of English and Media Studies at Bentley University.