; Epic Fail: The Dean's task of shooting a simple commercial ends up shutting down classes for 12 days, goes $17,125 over budget, and results in the mental breakdown of several characters. 7. Filmed as an exposé on a madman in the making, this episode focuses on Dean Craig Pelton as he tries to direct a new commercial to promote the school. "Documentary Filmmaking: Redux" Original Airdate: November 17, 2011 The latest episode of NBC's third-year comedy Community fell on the heels of some disheartening news this past week: when NBC's January line-up was announced, the show was noticeably absent from its traditional Thursday night 8PM time-slot. "Introduction to Finality". 10. "Curriculum Unavailable" Classes are canceled and school resources, including the students, are conscripted to work on the commercial. After December we don’t know when the show will be back, or how long it will be back for. Dean Pelton is asked to make a new recruitment video because Greendale’s old one is embarrassingly outdated. Meanwhile, Jeff schemes to screw up production by suggesting they film in front of the. The show is not officially canceled by any means. 8. •“I loved you innnnnnnn…. But for those same reasons it’s not something you can have a casual interest in, and likewise it’s not made for a larger audience. Dean Bigley*in old commercial*: Greendale has the most advanced typing class in the southwestern Greendale area. He repeatedly films Britta and Troy hugging until they get his vision right. Stray observations: Name. "Competitive Ecology" Great characters and relationships that we haven’t seen before (including greatly … Documentary Filmmaking Redux is one of those episode that starts out as a way to humiliate Jeff – as so many do; he does richly deserve it – and turns into a … 2. 21. 18. Documentary Filmmaking: Redux. "Foosball and Nocturnal Vigilantism" ; Drunk with Power: The Dean. "Course Listing Unavailable" However, after Jeff contacts Luis Guzman telling him that the school is using his likeness without permission, Guzman is flattered and decides to come down and actually appear in the video. Replay: This episode is done in the style of a documentary. Artist. Pelton scraps the entire first day of shooting to rewrite the script so that it’s worthy of Luis Guzmán. Actor Allusion: If you’re reading this article you’re almost certainly aware of Community’s current troubles. Bits and pieces of the Dollhouse episode "Man on the Street". If the school’s biggest celebrity alumnus will be appearing, then this needs to be the ultimate recruitment video. "Virtual Systems Analysis" Surprised nobody's picked up on the Synecdoche, New_York references. Chang performing as Jeff performing as Dean Pelton only works for laughs if you understand these characters, otherwise it’s quickly lost in a morass of self-referentiality. Sort. Summary: Dean Pelton is asked by the school board to film a new commercial for Greendale Community College; Abed films all the activities for a documentary. English [CC] Audio languages. “Documentary Filmmaking: Redux” really did everything right. History lesson: Chang's time at school before becoming "Kevin" is gone over by Dean Pelton in the documentary. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. •Guzman’s relationship with Greendale is something I was hoping wouldn’t be forgotten. It’s another one of Community’s “gimmick” episodes, and in some sense there’s not too much else to it than the parody. Topic Documentary Filmmaking: Redux "Regional Holiday Music" Abed notes that this is the first step towards the Dean's inevitable self-destruction. At first he has a simple script and intends to shoot it as cheaply as possible, doing a competent job and using our favorite study group as his cast/crew because of their diversity. Pelton fires him causing Jeff to run off and Britta to yell at the Dean for taking things too far. As Dean Pelton films a new commercial for Greendale, the production takes a wild turn once he discovers that a famous alum has agreed to appear in it. View All Photos (3) In Theaters Streaming Movies TV Shows Opening. Pierce: This is outrageous! Documentary Filmmaking Redux returns to the documentary format of shows such as Modern Family and Parks and Recreation, first (and last) seen in Community during last year’s Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking. 4. 9. S3, E8: Documentary In Filmmaking: Redux. The shoot drags on for four more days and becomes $9,642 over budget. Garlin demands a new trailer and granola bar from an intern. Instead what plays is a professional-looking commercial that satisfies. “Documentary Filmmaking: Redux” really did everything right. All Rights Reserved. "Contemporary Impressionists" 17 Nov 2011. TV-PG. Community Season 3 Episode 8: Documentary Filmmaking: Redux Summary: When the school board asks Dean Pelton to make a new commercial for the school, he enlists the study group to star in his production. Pelton’s new script contains inscrutable notes and he adopts a tortured artist persona. Documentary Filmmaking: Redux. Subtitles. The Community episode "Documentary Film Making Redux" provides examples of: Acquired Situational Narcissism: The Dean becomes a Prima Donna Director when put in charge of directing the commercial. "Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps" "Community" Documentary Filmmaking: Redux (TV Episode 2011) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Rash didn’t make his way into the opening credits until this season, but he’s long been one of the show’s main characters and an indelible part of what gives Community its identity. November 16, 2011. Order. •“I don’t know why, but this is the last straw.” "Basic Lupine Urology" Community has always taken the hardest route to get where it wants to go, and unfortunately there are only so many people who are willing to take that journey with it. "Cooperative Escapism in Familial Relations", "Alternative History of the German Invasion", "Lawnmower Maintenance and Postnatal Care", Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse, https://community-sitcom.fandom.com/wiki/Documentary_Filmmaking:_Redux?oldid=68659, It’s in an attempt to get cut from the commercial but Dean Pelton ends up loving the performance. 4 Documentaries - Documentary Filmmaking: Redux Community has a handful of mockumentaries within its lineup, but the best one of all has to be "Documentary Filmmaking: Redux." Anyone who remembers the third season of Arrested Development may end up feeling some deja vu here. IMDB.” Audio languages. 3. "Urban Matrimony and the Sandwich Arts", 12. •Pelton is always entertaining, but this is the first time we’ve seen this much range from Jim Rash. "Documentary Filmmaking: Redux" When Annie sides with her Pelton tells everyone to leave if they don't want to be there and ends up alone. It says something that he doesn't ask Abed, who is a film student, to direct. Everyone is excited by the news but question the need to start from scratch. With Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown. External links modified. ️ Previous episode Gallery Transcript ️ Next episode — Episode info. Dean Pelton: You don’t have a trailer. The orange that Pelton hands to Annie is a reference to, Dean Pelton refers to his resemblance with. Documentary Filmmaking: Redux. 15. References. If you haven’t seen “Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking” or don’t know why there’s a Luis Guzman statue, then you’re probably left wondering what’s going on here and asking why the cameraman keeps talking. Available on iTunes, Prime Video, Hulu As Dean Pelton (Jim Rash) films an updated commercial for Greendale, the production takes a wild turn once he discovers that a famous Greendale alum has agreed to appear in the ad. In the parking lot, Pierce's rented trailer is delivered and he begins his one man strike. Pierce steals Garlin's granola bar and runs off. Subtitles. Troy and Britta’s interactions hint at their growing romantic attraction. 13. The shooting goes overboard in a very direct parody of Apocalypse Now (with some interesting overtones from Synecdoche along the way) and is soon way over-budget and far longer than the original one-day shoot that was allotted. But "A Fistful of Paintballs" is only part one of the story… Great characters and relationships that we haven’t seen before (including greatly heightening the tension between Britta and Troy), well-crafted character-based jokes and a situation that’s not only unique to the show, but quite unique to television period. Greendale Is Where I Belong. When the Dean asks the study group for forgiveness. Correct? That’s one of the best bald caps I’ve ever seen. It has a full order that will, we’ve been assured, be fulfilled. This is foreshadowing of their infatuation with Chang later in season and their part in helping him ascend to control the school. Documentary Filmmaking: Redux Photos. That being said, it was still extremely good, and its laughs felt very much earned. With Community being shelved by NBC from their midseason schedule, the series didn't do itself any favors with their genre referencing " Documentary Filmmaking: Redux " on Thursday … Directed by Joe Russo. Weitere Videos durchsuchen. •”You know I love being seen agreeing with you, Troy.” I don’t know if you heard, but we’ve only got a finite number of episodes of Community left before the show goes on a hiatus that has no defined end. 3:10. •Joel/Jeff as Dean Pelton is masterful. 16. That this week’s episode was “Documentary Filmmaking: Redux” almost feels like a commentary about the entire situation because there’s no episode that better illustrates both why the show is so beloved and (part of) why it remains only a cult and critical success. Nov 17, 2011 20 min. ; Easter Egg: In the Dean's mental breakdown video, he is shown wearing Jeff's orange underpants. 17. Community still has enough episodes left that what happens here can’t be exactly the same, but if the show isn’t back to airing regularly by the end of March, then short of a miracle happening we can expect this to be its last season. 1. This is the fourth episode after "Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking," "Documentary Filmmaking: Redux," and "Pillows and Blankets" to be done in this manner. 9. Documentary Filmmaking: Redux. "Advanced Gay" Ludwig Goransson. "Digital Exploration of Interior Design Documentary Filmmaking: Redux 22m. S3E8-"Documentary Filmmaking: Redux"No copyright infringement intended.All rights are due to NBC. "Geography of Global Conflict" Mass audiences haven’t seen Synecdoche or My Dinner with Andre, nor do they wish to have a character with a “quirky” character trait like Abed also be a fully fleshed out person. Melden. The 30 Rock episode "Queen of Jordan" is this, combined with Reality TV spoof (mainly of The Real Housewives) and Big Ego, Hidden Depths. 19. Rumeli Orhan Kemanl - Para Bizde. 21min. •This is more of a personal question: how advanced, exactly, can a typing class be? •”Can someone help me get a live possum out of the office?”, © 2021 Paste Media Group. 72.177.50.191 16:57, 1 December 2011 (UTC) . 6. The Gazette Journal Mirror is also shown to do this with the words "DEAN-SASTER" and "IN-DEAN-FINITELY" in its headlines. "Remedial Chaos Theory" Student, to direct Redux ” really did everything right and `` Wedding ''! 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