Random musings on all things cinematical, and otherwise, by Joe Leydon.
Thursday, July 24, 2008
Barack Obama: Master showman
No wonder Obama's people wanted him to speak at this particular time of day in Berlin. Look at the way the "magic hour" lighting enhances his stage presence. Sure, he's saying all the right things -- and saying those things very effectively -- but, my God, what a showman he is. And I mean that as a compliment.