From: UFO UpDates - Toronto <post.nul> Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 11:04:22 -0400 Archived: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 11:04:22 -0400 Subject: I Have No Idea What I Saw Source: Billy Cox's Blog DeVoid http://tinyurl.com/89tus33 Wednesday, June 6, 2012 I Have No Idea What I Saw by Billy Cox What other thing sounds like a cow when it moos? Wild boar, maybe? Beowulf’s Grendel? A Texas chainsaw massacre? Klingons? In the National Geographic's upcoming Chasing UFOs premiere, during a sequence set somewhere in the featureless nocturnal outback, amid the grainy-green otherworldly claustrophobic glow of night-vision cameras, the common and the ordinary translate into anxiety and terror. But viewers are the ones left in the dark, because it’s not certain if this campy shtick is intentional or inadvertent. Borrowing heavily from the format of The History ' 2008-09 reality series UFO Hunters, NatGeo brings a different set of expectations to the genre due largely to the presence of filmmaker James Fox. Fox is a grounded researcher who has produced a couple of solid documentaries, 2002’s “Out of the Blue” and I Know What I Saw in 2009. But a screening of the first two hour-long installments gives us something totally bizarre. Here’s the setup: [More at site... ] Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast At: http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/ These contents above are copyright of the author and UFO UpDates - Toronto. They may not be reproduced without the express permission of both parties and are intended for educational use only.
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