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Videographic Cinema: An Archaeology of Electronic Images and Imaginaries

In 1957, A Face in the Crowd incorporated live video images to warn about the future of broadcast TV. In 2015, Kung Fury was infused with analogue noise to evoke the nostalgic feeling of watching a... Read more

The Institutionalization of Educational Cinema: North America and Europe in the 1910s and 1920s

The potential of films to educate has been crucial for the development of cinema intended to influence culture, and is as important as conceptions of film as a form of art, science, industry, or en... Read more