An analysis of the lesbian elements of Robert Towne's Personal Best and its generic considerations as a sports film.
A close analysis of how Robert Towne's scripting and directorial work interact in his sports film Personal Best. The analysis draws on issues of representation (athletes, lesbians), authorship, visual style and characterization.
Part 2 of Dorothy Geller's psychoanalytical/feminist analysis of Lars Von Trier's Antichrist.
First of a two-part essay examining the influence of Kabuki theatre on Akira Kurosawa.
Part two of Vahdani's essay on the impact of Kabuki theatre on Kurosawa's status as an auteur.
A genre theory analysis of the science fiction film which takes a unique approach to the genre: the use of vertical movement and vertical spaces across many films.
A formal analysis of the editing strategy in Chris Marker's seminal La Jetée.
An overview of recent debates on the affect of the internet on the currency of film criticism.
A defense of the internet as a medium of film writing (not a defense of all film writing on the web!
An analysis of sound in The Clone Returns Home.
The influence of Nietzche's "power of the false" on Deleuzian temporal aesthetics, as seen in Antonioni's Professione: Reporter.
A reassessment of Antonioni's much maligned American produced Zabriskie Point.
Analysis of point of view and indirect subjectivity in Antonioni's tetralogy.
Analysis of Antonioni's Modernity.
A political analysis of Obomsawin's feature length and short film documentaries on the Oka Crisis and the representation of Mohawk culture.