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Poetics of the Crystal-Image: Dreams in Mirror and Ashes of Time Redux. Tan, Yuh-Yi Report Jun 1, 2022 16992
Reforming Representation from Plato to Godard. Hernandez-Gil, Isabel Critical essay Apr 26, 2022 4397
The Subtitle Wagging the Screen: The Untranslated and One Second's Cultural Revolution. Ma, Sheng-Mei Critical essay Mar 22, 2022 2871
Emma Dante's The Macaluso Sisters: Starting with "No" feels appropriate for a family saga following the lives of five sisters through determination, tragedy, accident, illness, grief, and despair. Valenza, Laura Critical essay Oct 1, 2021 1483
Spike Jonze's Her: Love and the Science Fiction Film. Pappas, Nickolas Critical essay Sep 22, 2021 7542
From Big Shot to Parent: Penny Serenade's Depiction of Moral Transformation. Wartenberg, Thomas E. Critical essay Sep 22, 2021 8384
Guy Debord's Ex-centric Cinema: The Concept of Time and the Voice-Over Narration in his Films. Paraskevopoulos, Ioannis Critical essay Sep 22, 2021 5449
Bernard Rose's Candyman and the Rhetoric of Racial Fear in the Reagan and Bush Years. Robinson, Christopher L. Critical essay Sep 22, 2021 9350
A Short Film Discussion, Candra Aditya's Dewi pulang. Fox, Richard Critical essay Apr 1, 2021 5902
Indie Cinema and the Short Film Assemblage: An Essay on Dewi pulang. Barker, Thomas Critical essay Apr 1, 2021 4483
Landscape of Possibility: Community Filmmaking in Indonesia as a Relational Process. Engchuan, Rosalia Namsai Critical essay Apr 1, 2021 4326
Traces of the Other Form of Life: The Rural, the Urban, and Indonesians' Social Mobility in Candra Aditya's Dewi pulang. Meyer, Verena Critical essay Apr 1, 2021 3726
Why Don't You Get It? Reflections on Language and the Idea of (Mis)Understanding in Dewi pulang. Fox, Richard Critical essay Apr 1, 2021 3990
Revisiting Bernard Rose's Frankenstein: Ugliness and Exclusion. Sharma, Mridula Critical essay Mar 19, 2021 4443
The Excentric Film Project of Gotot Prakosa. Fagan, Dylan M. Critical essay Jan 1, 2021 10586
Amarcord/Am'l'arcord. Fascism, Memory, and the Visual in Federico Fellini and Renzo Renzi. Minghelli, Giuliana Critical essay Dec 22, 2020 9556
The Forbidden Gaze: Orphic Visuality and Loss in Atom Egoyan's Exotica. Gonzalez-Etxeberria, Juan Critical essay Dec 22, 2020 8319
BULWORTH (1998) AND CRADLE WILL ROCK (1999): CRITIQUING CAPITALISM IN THE LATE 1990S. Halpern, Martin Dec 22, 2020 5625
From Kankakee to Venice: Postwar American Travel Consumerism in David Lean's Summertime (1955). McInnis, Peter S. Dec 22, 2020 6543
"I Used to Think You Were Just a Story": Imagined Violence in Elle-Maija Tailfeathers' A Red Girl's Reasoning. Barrie, Hannah Critical essay Oct 1, 2020 5995
Narrating Terror: The Sound-Image Montage in Literature and Cinema with special reference to Gurvinder Singh's Chauthi-Koot. Sachdeva, Vivek Critical essay Sep 22, 2020 6596
Delicate Viewing: The Films of Velu Viswanadhan. Sen, Arindam Critical essay Sep 1, 2020 2583
Make Way for Tomorrow. Gehring, Wes D. Sep 1, 2020 1415
A PROPER PEDESTAL FOR POLLACK. Gehring, Wes D. Critical essay Jul 1, 2020 1840
Not Another Dying Girl: HOW SHANNON MURPHY'S BABYTEETH CHALLENGES A WEARY TROPE. Kiang, Jessica May 1, 2020 2277
Light, Darkness: VISUALISING LOSS IN SECRET SUNSHINE. Van De Velde, Danica Critical essay Apr 1, 2020 3700
The Rorschach Candidate: FINDING MEANING IN BEING THERE. Crewe, Dave Critical essay Apr 1, 2020 2384
Not Dark Yet: LIFE REVERSED IN THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON. Danks, Adrian Critical essay Apr 1, 2020 3604
"Don't Write Anything that Will Bother the Italian Censor": Pasolini and the Filming of A Farewell to Arms in 1950's Italy. Mastandrea, Martina Critical essay Mar 22, 2020 6837
HISTORY IS NEVER FINISHED: Trauma, Revolution and Reconciliation in Peter Hegedus' Lili. Friedmann, Jessica Jan 1, 2020 3804
A Political Dance in the Rain: Queer Short Film in Indonesia and the Cinematic Creation of Social and Material Spaces for Argument. Engchuan, Rosalia Namsai Critical essay Jan 1, 2020 11666
Andreotti as the Katechon: Notes on Political Theology in Paolo Sorrentino's Il Divo. Fioretti, Daniele Critical essay Dec 22, 2019 8776
DON'T RUN ON "BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID": The Academy Award-winning song, "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head," proves a mystery and a marvel in the legendary Paul Newman and Robert Redford Western. Gehring, Wes D. Nov 1, 2019 1675
Feeling the Future: Crisis, Time and Emotion in Mia Hansen-Love's Things to Come (2016). McNeill, Isabelle Critical essay Sep 22, 2019 7776
Arrested Development: POP CULTURE AND VHS NOSTALGIA IN BRIGSBY BEAR. Carew, Anthony Sep 1, 2019 3574
M Night Shyamalan. Crewe, Dave Critical essay Sep 1, 2019 6411
DEVIL IN THE DETAILS: THE UNCANNY HISTORY OF THE WITCH (2015). Briefel, Aviva Critical essay Jun 22, 2019 8866
A Matter of Powell and Pressburger. McVey, David Critical essay Jun 22, 2019 2759
Nature and the Smiths in Hayao Miyazaki's Princess Mononoke. Cheng, Catherine Ju-yu Jun 1, 2019 8918
Letting the Old Ways Die GENDER AND CHARACTERISATION IN A STAR IS BORN: The fourth rendition of one of Hollywood's most iconic titles, Bradley Cooper's film takes on the challenge of adapting an old story of love, fame and dysfunction to a twenty-first-century milieu. As ZOE GOODALL argues, however, its attempts to balance fidelity to the story with contemporary gender norms ultimately have uneven results. Goodall, Zoe Critical essay Jun 1, 2019 3087
American Horror GENRE AND THE POST-RACIAL MYTH IN GET OUT: Rife with symbolism and social commentary Jordan Peele's debut feature effectively employs and subverts well-worn horror tropes, constituting a work that is as entertaining as it is politically charged As ANTHONY CAREW explores, the film functions as both a scathing satire of liberal racism and an evocation of the everyday fears that African-American people must endure. Carew, Anthony Critical essay Jun 1, 2019 3920
Through [alpha] Speculum Darkly THE TRAGIC ANATOMY OF DEAD RINGERS: An unsettling tale based on a real-life case of twin gynaecologists who were found dead together, David Cronenberg's 1980s cult oddity is a strangely moving examination of addiction, biology and co-dependency. As RAMON GLAZOV descripes, the film is also a rich senior secondary classroom text for English and health education students. Glazov, Ramon Critical essay Jun 1, 2019 3533
Killing Time: ZERO DARK THIRTY'S THEATRE OF CRUELTY. Godfrey, Nicholas Critical essay Jun 1, 2019 3152
Italian unification's blind spot: Verga's "Liberta" and Vancini's Bronte: Cronaca di un massacro che i libri di storia non hanno mai raccontato. Poggiolo-Kaftan, Giordana Critical essay May 1, 2019 7470
Fun until the end: The nightclub fantasy in the Italian cinema of the economic miracle. Mobili, Giorgio Critical essay May 1, 2019 8239
Tolkien's Allegory: Using Peter Jackson's Vision of Fellowship to Illuminate Male Adolescent Catholic Education. Zoeller, Adam P.; Malewitz, Thomas E. Report Mar 22, 2019 7227
Fictional Memoir as History in Cecilia Bartolome's Lejos de Africa (1996): The Recovery of the Spanish Colonial Past in Equatorial Guinea. Curry, Richard Critical essay Mar 22, 2019 9039
The Quintessential Kalastajatorppa: A Cinematic Journey into a Time and a Space. Itkonen, Matti Critical essay Mar 22, 2019 5524
Embracing Abjection, Reclaiming Agency: New Possibilities for the Zombie and the Social Recluse in NEET of the Living Dead. Nelson, Lindsay Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 8299
Park Chan-wook's Critique of Moral Judgment: The Handmaiden (2016). Choe, Steve Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 7085
The Abject Other and Terrorism in Tsui Hark's Detective Dee Series. Li, Haihong Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 8289
Conscientious abjection and chaosmopolitanisnr in Khavn de la Cruz's Ruined Heart. Brown, William Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 8069
"Just a Formality": Yakuza Sovereignty and Abject Exclusion in Kitano Takeshi's Outrage and Beyond Outrage. Kim, Se Young Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 8052
The Cartography of the Abject Nation in Thirst and Still Life. Yoo, Hyon Joo Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 8307
ROMA. Manning, Kathleen Brief article Mar 1, 2019 320
PLIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: Melissa Anderson on the films of Christian Petzold. Anderson, Melissa Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 1496
SURVIVOR SYNDROME: CATHERINE TAFT ON MATTHEW BARNEY'S NEM. Taft, Catherine Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 2476
Sex Between Women and Indianness: Vulnerable Casted Bodies. Navarro-Tejero, Antonia Mar 1, 2019 5941
The Commodified Body and Post/In Human Subjectivities in Frears's Dirty Pretty Things and Romanek's Never Let Me Go. Carrasco, Rocio Mar 1, 2019 6167
Building the Fourth Wall: ARCHITECTURE AND THE MOVING IMAGE: Film has a long and varied history of interacting with architecture, revealing a cinematic fascination with the aesthetic qualities, narrative possibilities and symbolic connotations of buildings. These structures may be silent and unmoving, but they nonetheless have a great deal of communicative potential on screen, as ANTHONY CAREW outlines. Carew, Anthony Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 3183
Lost in Landscape: NATURE AND DISPLACEMENT INISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS Juxtaposing the human suffering and brutal bureaucracy of a Christmas Island detention centre with the perpetual cycles of the surrounding environment, Gabrielle Brady's film is an unusually poetic documentary representation of Australia's refugee policies. As ANDERS FURZE finds, it is a work that is as evocative as it is intimate. Furze, Anders Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 2405
Ingmar Bergman. Mattia, Joanna Di Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 6281
A Universal Picture The Gods of Hail, Caesar! Wilson, Jake Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 3223
Peeling Back the Layers: Exploring Metafiction in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). Brammer, Rebekah Critical essay Mar 1, 2019 2241
A GORY TALE OF TERROR! Thomas Beard on Andy Milligan. Beard, Thomas Critical essay Feb 1, 2019 1399
Stories of Telltale Eyes: Filmic Gaze and Spectatorial Agency in Krzysztof Kieslowski's A Short Film about Love, Ferzan Ozpetek's Facing Windows, and Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom. Laszlo, Borbala Critical essay Jan 1, 2019 11935
ON DEBAJO DEL MUNDO: AN EARLY REPRESENTATION OF THE HOLOCAUST. Zylberman, Lior Critical essay Jan 1, 2019 7391
The Colonized Masculinity and Cultural Politics of Seediq Bale. Lin, Chin-ju Critical essay Dec 10, 2018 5507
'I am That Very Witch': On The Witch, Feminism, and Not Surviving Patriarchy. Zwissler, Laurel Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 11439
A Journey into the Heart of God: Darren Aronofsky's Noah (2014) as a subversive Kabbalistic Text. Macumber, Lindsay; Abdul-Masih, Magi Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 9747
Ask the Beasts of the Southern Wild: Exploring Human Identity as Beast, Being and Beholder in Ask the Beasts: Darwin and the God of Love and Beasts of the Southern Wild. Clary, Stephanie Cherpak Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 13071
Myth and Monstrosity: Teaching Indigenous Films. Derry, Ken Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 9819
Representations of Nineteenth Century Mormonism in A Mormon Maid: A Cinematic Analysis. Weagel, Elisabeth Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 6207
Solidarity Beyond Obligation: Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri. Chiou, Grace Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 11183
Trickster Ambivalence in Kwaw Ansah's Praising the Lord Plus One. Opoku-Agyemang, Adwoa Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 7286
Visual Grandeur, Imagined Glory: Identity Politics and Hindu Nationalism in Bajirao Mastani and Padmaavat. Roy, Baijayanti Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 10070
Imagination and Invention: ALICE IN WONDERLAND ON SCREEN: For nearly as long as cinema has existed, it has been revisiting the magical world of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, finding new and idiosyncratic ways of adapting the classic text. Looking at six of these films, SUSAN BYE assesses how their visions of Alice converge and differ, and what they demonstrate about the creative potential of film technology. Bye, Susan Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 3618
Spectres of Childhood: MAGIC AND MEMORY IN THE SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE: One of the most remarkable films to emerge from Spain in the 1970s, Victor Erice's debut feature is a beautiful, eerie tale of life after the Spanish Civil War, channelled through the experiences and imagination of a young girl. As ANTHONY CAREW argues, it functions as both uneasy reverie and potent political metaphor. Carew, Anthony Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 3086
Chaos and Control: The Troubled Waters of Moonrise Kingdom. O'Brien, Gabrielle Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 3345
Goodbye to All That: Lost Innocence and Anti-nostalgia in The Last Picture Show. Di Mattia, Joanna Critical essay Dec 1, 2018 2901
DANCE DANCE DEVOLUTION: Melissa Anderson on Luca Guadagnino's Suspiria. Anderson, Melissa Critical essay Nov 1, 2018 822
STATIC SHOCK: AMY TAUBIN ON ANDY WARHOL'S JACK SMITH, 1964. Taubin, Amy Critical essay Nov 1, 2018 918
FALLEN ANGLES: DENNIS LIM ON THE FILMS OF HEINZ EMIGHOLZ. Lim, Dennis Critical essay Oct 1, 2018 2837
An Old Film in a New Light: Lighting as the Key to Johannine Identity in "Ordet". Goodwin, Richard V. Critical essay Oct 1, 2018 6401
Myth and Ritual in Moonrise Kingdom. Haynes, Sarah F. Critical essay Oct 1, 2018 6905
Terrence Malick Beyond Nature and Grace: Song to Song and the Experience of Forgiveness. Zocchi, Elisa Critical essay Oct 1, 2018 10902
French & Italian Language & Literature. Critical essay Sep 22, 2018 1616
Alpha Female?: Redefining Heroism and Environmental Sustainability in Jeta Amata's Black November. Olajide, Salawu Critical essay Sep 15, 2018 5763
The Rise of the Outbreak Genre: 28 Days Later and the Digital Epidemic. Echeverna-Domingo, Julia Sep 1, 2018 6961
Werner Schroeter e Vincent Monnikendam: Il sangue di Napoli da una prospettiva straniera tra tradizione e internazionalismo. Rotondi, Armando Aug 1, 2018 6492
Neapolitan Leopardi and the Naples of Mario Martone. Bini, Daniela Critical essay Aug 1, 2018 6942
"Chisf e 'o paese d' 'o sole". La rappresentazione di Napoli in Rossellini e Martone. Coen, Carlo Aug 1, 2018 7005
Her Stonewall Legend: The Fictionalization of Sylvia Rivera in Nigel Finch's Stonewall. Mayora, Gabriel Critical essay Jun 22, 2018 10973
FALLING INTO HISTORY: VERTIGO (1958) AND THE TIME LAPSE OF CHARACTER. Spinks, Randall Critical essay Jun 22, 2018 10322
Selfish Giants and Child Redeemers: Refiguring Environmental Hope in Oscar Wilde's and Clio Barnard's The Selfish Giant. Maclear, Kyo Critical essay Jun 22, 2018 7293
Speaking truth to power. Milner, Henry Jun 22, 2018 1411
Asghar Farhadi. Crewe, Dave Essay Jun 1, 2018 5594
SUPERPOWER: HANNAH BLACK ON BLACK PANTHER. Black, Hannah Critical essay May 1, 2018 3029
Representing postpartum depression in contemporary cinema: Cristina Comencini's Quando la notte and Alina Marazzi's Tutto parla di te. DeLisle, Giulia Po Critical essay May 1, 2018 11607
Sweeping Conversations: Julie Dash's Daughters. Sabir, Wanda Ali Batin Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 7121
"Hi Auntie": A Paradox of Hip Hop Socio-Political Resistance in Killmonger. Hodge, Daniel White Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 1592
Ancestors Change Constantly: Subversive Religious Colonial Deconstruction in the Religion of Black Panther. Gill, Jon Ivan Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 1214
Humanity's Second Chance: Darren Aronofsky's Noah (2014) as an Environmental Cinematic Midrash. Moore, Lila; Shapiro, Marianna Ruah-Midbar Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 11202
Dialectics of tradition and memory in Black Panther. Krishnamurti, Sailaja Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 1516
"Fake It Until You Make It:" A Reflection on Film, Hypocrisy, and Christian Ethics. Bartley, William Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 10860
The Ancestral Lands of Black Panther and Killmonger Unburied. Lewis, A. David Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 1563
The Semi-Anti-Apocalypse of Black Panther. Derry, Ken Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 2381
KEEPING UP WITH THE JONES: Melissa Anderson on Sophie Fiennes's Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami. Anderson, Melissa Critical essay Apr 1, 2018 1481
Jane Campion. Carew, Anthony Essay Mar 1, 2018 5745
Nolan's Batman Saga: Realism and Heroism. Birzer, Bradley J. Jan 1, 2018 3750
NAVIGATING THE MODERN WORLD. Andrews, Beverly Critical essay Jan 1, 2018 1312
Urban Milieu, Domesticity, and Fatherhood in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford. Paryz, Marek Critical essay Jan 1, 2018 6286
Defending Home, Defending Homeland, Post 9/11: Jane Got a Gun. White, John Critical essay Jan 1, 2018 7650
Hidden in Plain View: Family, the Western, and the Syntax of Genre in A History of Violence. Mitchell, Lee Clark Critical essay Jan 1, 2018 5942
Shakespeare a part: Scenes of Translation in Jean-Luc Godard's Bande a part and the Nouvelle Vague. Calbi, Maurizio Critical essay Jan 1, 2018 5072
Juliet in Ram-Leela: A Passionate Sita. Panjwani, Varsha Critical essay Jan 1, 2018 3851
Three: Gendered Ecologies and Black Feminist Futures in Wanuri Kahiu's Pumzi, Wangechi Mutu's the End of Eating Everything, and Ibi Zoboi's "The Farming of Gods". Rico, Amanda Renee Critical essay Dec 22, 2017 624
The Suppression of Satirizing Belgian Community Difficulties in Flemish Cinema and the Film Adaptation of Will-O'-the Wisp. Willems, Gertjan Critical essay Dec 1, 2017 6958
Cinema e televisione, da conflitto a sinergia: La mafia uccide solo d'estate di Pierfrancesco Diliberto. Paparcone, Anna Nov 1, 2017 9478
Fixing Ground Zero: Race and Religion in Francis Lawrence's I Am Legend. Heyes, Michael E. Critical essay Oct 1, 2017 8678
Depictions of Catholic and Protestant Bodies in Elizabeth (dir. Kapur, 1998). DeSilva, Jennifer M.; Orewiler, Alison R. Critical essay Oct 1, 2017 12100
Now That was a Nice Hanging: The Hateful Eight as Parable? Walsh, Richard G. Critical essay Oct 1, 2017 8611
Scorsese's Silence: Film as Practical Theodicy. Deweese-Boyd, Ian Critical essay Oct 1, 2017 9578
Reconfiguring the Garden of Eden: suspended temporality in Jim Jarmusch's "Only Lovers Left Alive". Angelis, Christos Critical essay Sep 22, 2017 5066
DEFECTIVE DETECTIVES: GENERIC TENSION IN BEYOND THE LAW. Singer, Robert Critical essay Sep 22, 2017 3472
The Witty, Wistful Films of Whit Stillman. Paletta, Anthony Sep 1, 2017 4680
Game theory: Adam Jasper on Harun Farocki's final project. Jasper, Adam Critical essay Sep 1, 2017 1701
Dunkirk: miracle or blunder? Byas, Steve Aug 21, 2017 4505
A Ghost Story. Brief article Jul 1, 2017 176
Habemus papem: The Young Pope mixes up some memes. Riddick, Ruth Jun 22, 2017 1451
Dystopia distilled in Stories Women Tell. Barbato, Lauren Jun 22, 2017 1710
Does Nature Abhor a Vacuum of Patriarchy? Missing Fathers in the Films of Whit Stillman. Foley, Michael P. Critical essay Jun 22, 2017 8817
RICHARD LINKLATER. Carew, Anthony Jun 1, 2017 5745
Light Through the DARKNESS Using CAMELS to Analyse Steve McQueen's Hunger: JEREMY GUZMAN explores how Steve McQueen expertly uses the language of cinema to tell this harrowing true story of Irish activist Bobby Sands and his plight during the 1981 hunger strike. Guzman, Jeremy Jun 1, 2017 2692
Best in the West: Genre, John Wayne and the American Dream in John Ford's The Searchers. McFarlane, Brian Jun 1, 2017 3938
Looking for a Way Out: Reimagining the Gaze in Carol. O'brien, Gabrielle Jun 1, 2017 3015
After the Japan 3/11 Disaster: Slow Violence and Slow Living in The Land of Hope and Homeland. Chang, Kathryn Yalan Critical essay Jun 1, 2017 7464
Nostalgia for the Future: Home Landscape in the Films of Jia Zhangke. Yao, Sijia Critical essay Jun 1, 2017 5188
The persistence of memory: J. Hoberman on Paz Encina. Hoberman, J. Critical essay May 1, 2017 1590
Gnosticism, technology and the soul in Cuaron's Gravity. Britz, Karli Critical essay Apr 1, 2017 6835
Two-spirit Mexica youth and transgender Mixtec/Muxe Media: La Mission (2009), Two Spirit: Injunuity (2013), and Libertad (2015). Estrada, Gabriel S. Critical essay Apr 1, 2017 14805
Shot in the dark: James Quandt on the films of Albert Serra. Quandt, James Critical essay Mar 1, 2017 3904
No nook of English ground secure: Dennis Lim on the films of Patrick Keiller. Lim, Dennis Critical essay Feb 1, 2017 1996
Subtle cues help 'Moonlight' editors illuminate characters: crew filled with his college classmates is quickly on the same page with director Barry Jenkins. Galas, Marj Interview Jan 24, 2017 555
Landscape doesn't lie: the complexities of place and race in Ivan Sen's goldstone. Ward, Sarah Critical essay Jan 1, 2017 2508
Aristocratic affection: passion and propriety in The Age of Innocence. Crittenden, Jasmine Critical essay Jan 1, 2017 2470
The politics of paranoia: the departed. O'Brien, Gabrielle Jan 1, 2017 2938
Lateral Deviations: Alice doesn't live here anymore and questions of authorship. Godfrey, Nicholas Critical essay Jan 1, 2017 2862
Violence in Fairy Tales: Basile's Lo cunto de li cunti and Garrone's Il racconto dei racconti. Mazzoni, Cristina Critical essay Jan 1, 2017 7846
"On a More Meaningful Scale": Marketing Utopia in Watchmen. Murphy, Graham J. Critical essay Jan 1, 2017 7127
A Teacher's Responsibility: James Baldwin and I Am Not Your Negro. Swain, Amy E. Jan 1, 2017 1612
From Text(s) to Screen: Adapting Genius. Zahlan, Anne R. Critical essay Jan 1, 2017 3239
The films of Jacques Demy: introduction. Hill, Rodney F. Critical essay Dec 22, 2016 5210
Jacques Demy's Bay of Angels: a New Wave Mode of Production. Neupert, Richard Critical essay Dec 22, 2016 4334
Cubism and the Carnivalesque in Jacques Demy's Demoiselles de Rochefort. Virtue, Nancy Critical essay Dec 22, 2016 10692
Demy in the New Hollywood: Model Shop. Ramaeker, Paul Critical essay Dec 22, 2016 10460
A Dance in Disguise: Figure Movement and Genre Play in Peau D'Ane. Oyallon-Koloski, Jenny Critical essay Dec 22, 2016 8008
Memories of Jacques Demy in the Cinema of Andre Techine. Boulange, Guillaume Critical essay Dec 22, 2016 6765
Reinventing Reality: Demy and his Sets. Berthome, Jean-Pierre Critical essay Dec 22, 2016 4463
Pedro Almodovar grows up: after the campy I'm So Excited and the heightened, melodramatic The Skin I Live In, the Spanish auteur's new film, Julieta, is a complex, dramatic exploration of motherhood. Thomas, June Critical essay Dec 1, 2016 1208
Comicality in Long Live the Mistress and the Making of a Chinese Comedy of Manners. Pei-yin, Lin Critical essay Dec 1, 2016 9637
Thoughts on Xenophobia, disruptive nation and "Man on Ground". Chasi, Colin Critical essay Nov 1, 2016 8549
Whiplash drumming to a different beat: in this confronting take on the master-apprentice trope, Damien Chazelle challenges viewers to consider how far the protagonist should--and how far they themselves would go to achieve success. Nelson, Susanna Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 2974
Smoke and mirrors in the South: Elia Kazan's A Streetcar Named Desire. Crittenden, Jasmine Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 2676
Artificial intimacy: Technology and Human Connection in Her. Carew, Anthony Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 3516
Six ways of looking at Anomalisa. Smith, David L. Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 10742
Between documentary and fiction: The films of Kore-eda Hirokazu. Yamada, Marc Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 7345
Bearing witness: The sight of a sacrifice in Cristian Mungiu's beyond the hills. Girdwood, Megan Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 7445
The crimes of love. The (un)censored version of the flood story in Noah (2014). Kosior, Wojciech Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 11958
Zen Noir vis-a-vis Myers-Briggs personality typology: Semiotic multivalency as grounds for dialog. Godfrey, Edward J. Critical essay Oct 1, 2016 9280
Missing communism in 1985 and 2015 Greece: nostalgia in Rinio Dragasaki's short film Dad, Lenin and Freddy. Filippaki, Iro Critical essay Jul 1, 2016 4293
Matters of consequence: growing up with the Little Prince. Aranjuez, Adolfo Critical essay Jul 1, 2016 3634
A vote of one's own: suffragette and women's rights. Leslie, Carolyn Critical essay Jul 1, 2016 3634
Sound and fury: ambition, absence and anger in Justin Kurzel's Macbeth: this interpretation of one of Shakespeare's most revered traqedies stays true to the essence of the source text, at the same time managing to feel both contemporary and original. Ward, Sarah Cover story Jul 1, 2016 3212
Manipulation and memory in John Huston's The Battle of San Pietro. Evangelista, Matthew Critical essay Jun 22, 2016 12882
Deactivating feminism: Sigourney Weaver, James Cameron, and Avatar. Nesbitt, Jennifer P. Critical essay Jun 22, 2016 8295
Cinema as refuge: Frank Borzage and the mystical tradition. Bilton, Alan J. Critical essay Jun 22, 2016 7578
A cinema of resistance: P. Adams Sitney on the films of Jean-Marie Straub and Daniele Huillet. Critical essay May 1, 2016 4985
Looking for Hitchcock: reviewing literature on an icon. McFarlane, Brian Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 3500
Fear takes flight: adaptation, paranoia and punishment in The Birds. Stitson, Roger Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 2675
The blonde who knew too much: revisiting Marnie. Smith, Nathan Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 3323
Allegory and ambiguity in the films of Majid Majidi: a theodicy of meaning. Zargar, Cyrus Ali Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 9673
Different images of God: theological-aesthetical evaluation of films by Andrey Zvyagintsev and Pavel Lungin. Kondyuk, Denys Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 5993
"Noah's beasts were the stars": Arthur Melbourne Cooper's Noah's Ark (1909). Shepherd, David Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 6981
Rivette's The Nun: Religion between Sadism and Masochism. Stellino, Paolo; Rozzoni, Claudio Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 7436
The seal of the confessional: Robert Lepage's Le Confessionnal in social and cultural context. Reinhartz, Adele Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 6678
Tracking the fallen apple: ineffability religious tropes, and existential despair in Nuri Bilge Ceylan's Once Upon a Time in Anatolia. Kickasola, Joseph Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 7012
"Aftertones of Infinity": biblical and Darwinian evocations in Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life and To the Wonder. Robbins, Gregory Allen Critical essay Apr 1, 2016 6124
Dominant tendencies of 80s Hollywood revisited thirty years later. Alpert, Robert Essay Mar 22, 2016 5605
What ever happened to Hollywood? Rushton, Richard; Bettinson, Gary Essay Mar 22, 2016 6281
The ideological train to globalization: Bong Joon-ho's The Host and Snowpiercer. Taylor, Brandon Critical essay Mar 22, 2016 2702
"Grief is worthless": identity, consequence, & close-ups in The Counselor. Mitchell, Lee Clark Critical essay Mar 22, 2016 5850
On the off-screen voice: sound & vision in Spike Jonze's Her. Bordun, Troy Critical essay Mar 22, 2016 6259
Hitchcock's Vertigo. Lippe, Richard Critical essay Mar 22, 2016 2550
Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: A Beautiful Disaster. Oziewicz, Marek Critical essay Mar 22, 2016 10357
Voices of a generation: is Master of None the definitive millennial comedy? Murphy-Gill, Meghan Mar 1, 2016 981
Melodrama, sickness, and paranoia: Todd Haynes and the woman's film. Belau, Linda; Cameron, Ed Critical essay Jan 1, 2016 5860
Eros and contemplation: the Catholic vision of Terrence Malick's To the Wonder. Urda, Kathleen E. Critical essay Jan 1, 2016 6523
Master of suspense. Bowman, James Essay Dec 22, 2015 2756
Exiled childhood. Framing Traumas in Cristina Comencini's Don't Tell. Lanslots, Inge Critical essay Dec 22, 2015 5680
Hou's the boss. Chang, Justin Dec 16, 2015 935
Fellini and the auteurists. Sbragia, Albert Critical essay Sep 22, 2015 8628
Tradition and the individual artist: reflections on modernism in Woody Allen's Shadows and Fog. Owens, Joana Critical essay Sep 22, 2015 7368
Beyond the Mountains of Madness: Lovecraftian Cosmic Horror and Posthuman Creationism in Ridley Scott's Prometheus (2012). McWilliam, David Critical essay Sep 22, 2015 6060
A path less traveled: rethinking spirituality in the films of Alejandro Jodorowsky. Breckenridge, Adam Critical essay Sep 22, 2015 8918
Beyond the confines of tolerance in Rachid Buchareb's London River: theological discussion and educational approach to an open ended film. Thoma, Panayiotis A. Critical essay Sep 22, 2015 9815
Climbing a ladder to heaven. Gnostic vision of the world in Jacob's Ladder (1990). Kwiatkowski, Fryderyk Critical essay Sep 22, 2015 8177
"I ain't so sure but what the Lord done put these folks in our path for a reason": latter-day saints building communities through dancing in John Ford's Wagon Master. Pettigrew, Ian Dwayne Critical essay Sep 22, 2015 6751
'The tropics make it difficult to mope': the imaginative geography of Alexander Payne's the descendants (2011). Palencia, Carolina Sanchez Critical essay Jul 1, 2015 6894
The struggle over audiences in postwar East German film. Brockmann, Stephen Critical essay Jun 22, 2015 8171
From Midway to Korea!: John Ford and the de-fused documentary. Telotte, J.P. Critical essay Jun 22, 2015 5242
Unwriting the body: sexuality and nature in Lars von Trier's Nymph()maniac and Toni Morrison's Sula. Norris, Marcos Critical essay Jun 22, 2015 8159
A feminist reading of Hitchcock's Marnie. Jacobowitz, Florence Critical essay Jun 22, 2015 7197
The man with the movie camera: Godard's Adieu au langage. Jacobowitz, Florence; Lippe, Richard Critical essay Jun 22, 2015 1831
Undoing the claim of objectivity: contradictions at the heart of Bergtji van der Haak, Saudi Solutions (2005). Nasser, Anisa Saeed Mohammed Critical essay Apr 1, 2015 7122
Personal identity and angelic touch in Wim Wenders' Wings of Desire. Venner, Chris Critical essay Apr 1, 2015 5120
An evil threat to marriage, children and the future: queer theory, "The Passion of the Christ," and evangelical political rhetoric. Wolff, Richard Critical essay Apr 1, 2015 9665
The non-place between sacred and profane: utopian gestures in the apparatus of semiocapitalism in Laurent Cantets L'emploi du temps. Nagypal, Tamas Critical essay Apr 1, 2015 9343
The movie mogul, Moses and Muslims: Islamic elements in Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments (1956). Calabria, Michael D. Critical essay Apr 1, 2015 7828
Understanding Tony Scott: authorship and post-classical Hollywood. Arnett, Robert Mar 22, 2015 7146
Bad girls and illicit interludes: Ingmar Bergman outside the box. Humphrey, Daniel Critical essay Jan 1, 2015 11878
"What's your name, kid?": The acousmatic voiceovers of Private Edward P. Train in The Thin Red Line. Stivers, Clint; Benson, Kirsten F. Critical essay Jan 1, 2015 9701
The difference between crows and blackbirds: Alfred Hitchcock and the treason of images. Longacre, Jeffrey Critical essay Jan 1, 2015 9722
"Like an Animal": figures on the move in The Godfather. Little, William G. Critical essay Jan 1, 2015 9364
What rough beast? Denunciation and annunciation in Jo Sung-Hee's End of Animal. Ross, David A. Critical essay Jan 1, 2015 2621
In Italy the dead rule': Marco Bellocchio's 'Italian difference' between Manzoni-Camerini and Bene-Godard. Marchesini, Manuela Critical essay Nov 1, 2014 18417
Rumor has it wrong: Adel Imam did not verbally attack Khaled Yousif. Brief article Oct 27, 2014 146
I am Cuba and the space of revolution. Oukaderova, Lida Critical essay Sep 22, 2014 6663
Historical cinematic space: the architecture of culture in Jean Renoir's Le Grande Illusion and Yasujiro Ozu's Tokyo Story. Cairns, Graham Critical essay Sep 22, 2014 7086
"The eyes are alive!" Envisioning history in Ernst Lubitsch's The Eyes of the Mummy (1918). Ascarate, Richard John Critical essay Sep 22, 2014 9172
The non-Western of the New West, 1973-75. McCracken, Janet Critical essay Sep 22, 2014 7989
The portraiture of Edvard Munch (Peter Watkins, 1973). Peacock, Steven Essay Sep 22, 2014 4626
Pier Paolo Pasolini's "Mandatory Challenge": Jesus from La ricotta to The Gospel according to Saint Matthew. Mugnai, Metello Critical essay Sep 22, 2014 5979
Moral dilemma in Nollywood: virtue celebration or vice glorification? Omoera, Osakue Stevenson; Anyanwu, Chukwuma Report Sep 1, 2014 4396
Jazzy black humor. Gehring, Wes D. Sep 1, 2014 932
How waiting for "Superman" (Almost) changed the world. Russo, Alexander Critical essay Jun 1, 2014 10855
The Wind Rises: A GENIUS DEPARTS: ANTHONY CAREW delves into Hayao Miyazaki's oeuvre and finds that despite some significant departures, his final film is a fitting farewell to a stunning body of work. Critical essay Jun 1, 2014 3234
Pigs Might Fly: Applying Literary Analysis to Porco Rosso: Its pig-faced protagonist aside, Porco Rosso is one of Miyazaki's least fantastical films--but that doesn't mean it's straightforward. Allegory and Russian Formalism are just two of the analytical methods that can be employed when studying this rich text, writes PAUL JACKSON. Jackson, Paul Critical essay Jun 1, 2014 2275
Princess Mononoke: Transgressing the Brinaries That Bind: For a film with a strong moral voice about the damage that human societies do to the natural world, Princess Mononoke contains a surprising level of ambiguity elsewhere. TARA JUDAH explores how Miyazaki's refusal to employ binaries enhances the film's treatment of gender and morality. Judah, Tara Critical essay Jun 1, 2014 3014
Connecting the Pieces in Howl's Moving Castle. Bye, Susan Critical essay Jun 1, 2014 3306
Stanley Schupak doesn't live here anymore': Un/becoming transsexual and coming home in Duncan Tucker's Transamerica. Sandercock, Tom Critical essay May 1, 2014 9046
From children's book to epic prequel: Peter Jackson's transformation of Tolkien's The Hobbit. Riga, Frank P.; Thum, Maureen; Kollmann, Judith Critical essay Mar 22, 2014 9635
For further study: Dusan Makavejev. Frank, Alison Essay Mar 22, 2014 4402
Working bodies, dislocated identities: class and masculinities in Derek Cianfrance's films. Marling, Raili Essay Mar 22, 2014 6184
Zombie Republic: Property and the Propertyless Multitude in Romero's Dead Films and Kirkman's The Walking Dead. Keetley, Dawn Critical essay Mar 22, 2014 8059
"Love, What Have You Done to Me?" Eros and agape in Alfred Hitchcock's I Confess. O'Brien, Catherine M. Critical essay Mar 1, 2014 8449
The holy fool in late Tarkovsky. Efird, Robert O. Critical essay Mar 1, 2014 8433
The Virgin Mary on screen: Mater Dei or just a mother in Guido Chiesa's Io Sono con Te (I Am with you). Johnson, Timothy J.; Ottaviani-Jones, Barbara Critical essay Mar 1, 2014 5067
Ten economic lessons from the treasure of the Sierra Madre. Whaples, Robert Critical essay Jan 1, 2014 5636
Flanerie, spatial practices and nomadic thought in Antonioni's La notte. Haaland, Torunn Critical essay Dec 22, 2013 10786
O Brother! Why Bother? Bayles, Martha Dec 22, 2013 2705
Evaluating elysium. Carlton, Sean Critical essay Nov 1, 2013 623
Re-imagining the colonial landscape: notions of faith, healing, and prestige in Goffredo Alessandrini's Abuna Messias. Tamis-Nasello, Annemarie Critical essay Sep 22, 2013 3558
"Sawwaru Waynkum?" Human rights and social trauma in Waltz with Bashir. Rastegar, Kamran Critical essay Jun 22, 2013 10525
Towards a revolutionary space. Repass, William Critical essay Jun 22, 2013 3229
Aki Kaurismaki and the art of getting by. Saint-Cyr, Marc Critical essay Jun 22, 2013 4179
Two approaches to school violence. Lightning, Robert K. Critical essay Jun 22, 2013 2174
Constructions of Non-Diegetic hope in don mckeiiar's last night. Christopher, David Critical essay Jun 22, 2013 3374
High and low art, inadequacy of words, and self-referentiality in Pasolini's "Che cosa sono le nuvole?". Bini, Daniela Critical essay Jun 18, 2013 9155
Eng and the Entertainment Film in the People's Republic of China. Rezaie, Munib Critical essay Jun 1, 2013 5640
Hollywood and Shanghai Cinema in the 1930s. Xiang, Adrian Song Critical essay Jun 1, 2013 5544
For a Cinema of inbetween-ness: Emanuele Crialese's Nuovomondo (2006). Heyer-Caput, Margherita Critical essay May 22, 2013 6095
The communards of Wall Street: on Zoe Beloff's The Days of the Commune. Livingston, Jason May 1, 2013 712
Redford keeps company with America: film on the Weather Underground fits comfortably in a canon that examines nation from all angles. Foundas, Scott Apr 9, 2013 863
Spirit(uality) in the films of Terrence Malick. Barnett, Christopher B. Critical essay Apr 1, 2013 7595
The problem of evil and humans' relationship with God in Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life. Manninen, Bertha Alvarez Critical essay Apr 1, 2013 7800
Jest in time: the problems and promises of the holy fool in Francesco, giullare di Dio, Ordet, and Ikiru. Doebler, Peter L. Critical essay Apr 1, 2013 14694
"O Great God!" Humility and camera movement in Roberto Rossellini's The Flowers of St. Francis. Ponder, Justin Critical essay Apr 1, 2013 8001
The sins of Leo McCarey. Blake, Richard A. Critical essay Apr 1, 2013 10697
Homeric heroes in Ethan and Joel Coen's The Hudsucker Proxy (1994), The Big Lebowski (1998) and No Country for Old Men (2007). Roberts, Vaughan S. Critical essay Apr 1, 2013 7188
An embarrassment of riches: James Quandt on the films of Terrence Malick. Quandt, James Apr 1, 2013 3653
Human rights and the "African village": Ousmane Sembene's Moolaade. Bouchard, Danielle Critical essay Mar 22, 2013 8382
Sharon Lockhart and Steve McQueen: inside the frame of structural film. Bacal, Edward Critical essay Mar 22, 2013 7609
A room of its own: screening space and spectatorial experience in Yang Fudong's fifth night and Omer fast's continuity. Filippo, Maria San Critical essay Mar 22, 2013 2498
The war on art and zero dark thirty. Boughn, Michael Critical essay Mar 22, 2013 6751
Concerning the spiritual in art: magnificent obsession and the language of expressionist painting. Evans, Victoria L. Critical essay Mar 22, 2013 6093
The Egyptian enlightenment and Mann, Freud, and Freund. Dolgoy, Rebecca C. Mar 1, 2013 5904
An anguished self-subjection: man and animal in Werner Herzog's Grizzly Man. Mattessich, Stefan Critical essay Mar 1, 2013 8995
Sexual healing: intimate relationships expose our greatest vulnerability, but the rewards are worth the risk. McCormick, Patrick Critical essay Feb 1, 2013 853
Titus, Broadway, and Disney's magic capitalism; or, the wonderful world of Julie Taymor. Anderson, Thomas P. Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 14857
A cinema of poetry: Patrick Rumble on Pier Paolo Pasolini. Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 4313
Indirected by Stanley Kubrick. Cocks, Geoffrey Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 8392
A filmmaker in the holocaust archives: photography and narrative in Peter Thompson's Universal Hotel. Weissman, Gary Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 11264
Jews, Kangaroos, and Koalas: the animated holocaust films of Yoram Gross. Baron, Lawrence Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 6094
"Was bedeutet Treblinka?": meanings of silence in Jean-Pierre Melville's first film. Grinberg, Marat Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 9896
'What do you feel now?' The poetics of animosity in Fateless. Walter, Brian Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 5112
Man(n) of the West(ern). Wood, Robin Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 6048
A Catalan gaze upon Ireland: Jose Luis Guerin's Innisfree. White, Jerry Critical essay Jan 1, 2013 6332

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