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Accident (1965)

Directed by

 Joseph Losey

Written by

Harold Pinter


...The House. Night. Summer. Long shot. The camera is still, looking at the house from outside the gate, up the short curved drive, across the circular gravel court. In a meadow behind the house, dim shapes of animals. The camera moves slowly...

Animation Experienced through Music

Global Animation Theory : International Perspectives at Animafest Zagreb

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

...To match visual modernism: music with its own imaginary space goldmark and taylor 2002: xiv Since cartoons can, by definition, do things that we can’t (or shouldn’t) do, the music exaggerates...

(Self as) modèle environments

Dara Waldron

Dara Waldron is a Lecturer in Critical and Contextual Studies at the Limerick Institute of Technology, Republic of Ireland, with a particular focus on Lens-Based media (differing forms of moving image practices). He is the author of Cinema and Evil: Moral Complexities and the “Dangerous” Film (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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New Nonfiction Film : Art, Poetics, and Documentary Theory

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...We cannot (and should not wish to) determine how a new generation will address the contradictions of documentary; but the least we can ask is that they should be aware the contradictions exist Ben Rivers...
...Day. A Country House A slow, methodical tracking shot through the ground floor of a country house. The camera skims along the walls, floats above the furniture in the living room, and eventually comes to a stop eight feet from the door...

1968 Leftist Utopianism in The Young Girls of Rochefort and Hot Summer

Popular Music and the Moving Image in Eastern Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

...1968 wasn’t just about politics! … An ordinary life was lived, but … thanks to politics, everything suddenly became more colourful. Of all the genres and ideologies paired with the globally pivotal year of 1968, musicals...

Television, Neo-Capitalism, and Modernity: Pasolini on TV

Pier Paolo Pasolini, Framed and Unframed : A Thinker for the Twenty-First Century

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Book chapter

...I would like to thank Giovanna Lipari and Vanessa Roghi, who helped me in all possible ways with the availability of all the sources used to write this essay. I also thank the participants in The Legacy of Pasolini conference, held at Yale...

Sri Lanka: Art, Commerce, and Cultural Modernity

Contemporary Asian Cinema : Popular Culture in a Global Frame

Berg, 2006

Book chapter

...The objective of this chapter is to explore the complex interconnections among art, commerce, and cultural modernity in Sri Lankan cinema. My focus of interest is popular cinema. However, in order to examine the nature of popular cinema...