I was so excited to see this movie. When I had watched the trailer for the first one and thought, “Man, another action movie, bleh”, I was persuaded by my dad who has pretty good taste to give it a shot. And I love him for doing that. The first one felt so different and … More John Wick 2: Why I didn’t love it
After hearing all the praise for this film, the only obstacle I put in my way was the notion that old black and white movies were no good. I bet my film teacher will cringe if he ever heard me say that. Luckily, he let me borrow his copy before I let him know. Olson … More Citizen Kane: Life Out of Sequence
We hardly see many good films about family, the only ones I’ve seen recently being the “Fast and Furious” movies. They don’t hit as well as “Chef” does. Chef is directed and written by Jon Favreau, a man I only know for the Iron Man movies and Jungle Book(sad, I know, but those were great … More Chef: Fatherhood versus Passion
Below is what I wrote to my mom for her 41st birthday, January 31st, 2017. Mom, Happy 41st Birthday! Birthdays are really unique in that it’s all about one person, and it’s a time where someone can verbally express how deeply they care. Where I may not always be around, be it in my room, … More Birthday Card to My Mom
Rewatching a film from childhood can make you realize just how garbage it was, or how impressive your taste was from a young age. And I gotta say, Superbad made me proud. I rediscovered this film at a place called Movie Madness Video, which, if you’re from Portland, is like the Powell’s bookstore of movies. … More Superbad: Like if John Hughes was Dirty Minded
It feels like electricity. A bolt, a sting that shocks every corner of my mind until it pulses it’s energy down on paper. What moment, what story, what character stores so much voltage that it has to keep me up at 4am? Sometimes it’s just relentless. I’ll be thinking about an idea for a … More What Practice?
Hello! My name is Jake Enemark. I’m an 18 year old filmmaker based in Portland Oregon and studying Integrated Media: Video at Mt. Hood Community College. While I don’t have much experience besides acting work and PA work, film is definitely the area I wish to work in. When I think about film, I think … More “Jake Enemark”