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Surface contact : film design as an exchange of meaning
(2018-06-19) - Journal article,
Surface has become an important consideration of sensory film theory, conceived of in various forms: the screen itself as less a barrier than a permeable skin, the site of a meaningful interaction between film and audience; ...
Interactive media and imperial subjects : excavating the cinematic shooting gallery
(2018-07-11) - Journal article,
‘Just plain Danilo Petrovich’ : John Gilbert’s performance as negotiation in The Merry Widow (1925)
(2016-12-20) - Journal article,
KONY 2012 - Anatomy of a campaign video and a video campaign
(Routledge, 2016-06-30) - Book item,
Merdeka for Malaya : imagining independence across the empire
(Edinburgh University Press, 2016-12) - Book item,
Haunting in the historical biopic : Lincoln
(2015) - Journal article,
Lincoln features several key moments in which the conventional, realist coordinates of the historical biopic open to a deeper sense of time and place, evoked in the film's references to clairvoyance, haunting, and ‘bad ...
"Are you proud to be British?" Mobile film shows, local voices and the demise of the British Empire in Africa
(2016) - Journal article,
The Colonial Film Unit (CFU) (1939–1955) produced over 200 films, which were exhibited non-theatrically to African audiences through its fleet of mobile cinema vans. While the CFU closely monitored, and theorised on, its ...
Chariots of Fire rerun : locating film’s cultural capital on a contemporary stage
(2015-07) - Journal article,
The title sequence of Chariots of Fire – filmed on the West Sands beach of St Andrews, Scotland – has become one of the most reworked and reinterpreted moments of British cinema, transposed across a variety of places, ...
Learning to love the movies : puzzles, participation and cinephilia in interwar European film magazines
(2016-01-30) - Journal article,
From the astonished spectator to the spectator in movement : exhibition advertisements in 1920s Germany and Austria
(2014-08-01) - Journal article,
Lorsque les foires commerciales, phénomène nouveau et en voie de professionnalisation, se sont répandues après la première guerre mondiale dans des villes telles que Vienne, Francfort, Berlin et Düsseldorf, elles se sont ...