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  1. Nicholas Palazzo

    Session 5-29: Culture of the Edain

    I think pre-contact Edain will have little to no knowledge of metallurgy. The Bëorians have no metal tools or weapons when they arrive, but learn the craft in Nargothrond. The Haladin have probably one metal tool or weapon per household when we encounter them, acquired through trade with...
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    Session 5-29: Culture of the Edain

    Yes, a rite of passage for young men. It starts out with a horse race with spear targets, transitioning to a maze of brambles and thorns, culminating in throwing a spear through a target ring.
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    Script Discussion S05E11

    This question is part of our problem. We're not sure what the other two episodes will feel like, and therefore what scenes we will be able to include. Also, He need not be "in on" the coup per se, but might take advantage of it once his mother is already gone.
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    How to get involved with SilmFilm?

    Firstly, congratulations! Catching up with hundreds of hours of content is no mean feat. Sessions of Prof. Olsen's SilmFilm broadcast take place on Thursday nights at 10 PM Eastern on a (usually) biweekly basis. The most recent session was on 4/8, so the next is planned to be on 4/22. It's...
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    Urgent note about 4/8 SilmFilm Session

    There is a link for the new Silmfilm Session this evening. We're working on getting it out, but message me if you see this first.
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    Session 5-27: Elves vs Men

    Slightly off-topic but urgent. There is a link for the new Silmfilm Session this evening. We're working on getting it out, but message me if you see this first.
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    There is a link for the new Silmfilm Session this evening. We're working on getting it out, but...

    There is a link for the new Silmfilm Session this evening. We're working on getting it out, but message me if you see this first.
  8. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E11

    That I can answer. Prof. Olsen decided to go with it being in the final moments of this episode.
  9. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E02

    As of this moment, the only scripts that have been submitted for review have been Episodes 1 and 4.
  10. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E11

    Ok, due to Easter and scheduling conflicts, this session is tentatively set for 4/18 at 7:30 PM Eastern. This is the season's "Deep Breath Before the Plunge". We'll be following Fingolfin's journey from Eglarest to Himring as he tries to get everyone onboard for "The Big Push". Meanwhile...
  11. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E10

    We'll have to see how we can make it work tonight during our conversation.
  12. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E10

    So you're saying Fingolfin communicates this inkling to Olorin during the vision rather than before?
  13. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E10

    So, a couple of things: In this case, does "his people" mean the humans at the wedding he's attending? How do you imagine we depict Fingolfin "having an inkling"?
  14. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E10

    Right, so he can't be told that they will.
  15. Nicholas Palazzo

    Script Discussion S05E10

    Right, so he can't be told that they will.
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