Posts tagged "movement"
Mechanical Motion and Body Movements in Early Cinema and in Hungarian Film Theory of the 1920s

Mechanical Motion and Body Movements in Early Cinema and in Hungarian Film Theory of the 1920s

The terms “movement” and “motion” are the master signifiers of the turn of the 20th century, capturing the spectacular changes in the perception of space and time, as well as changes in their scientific and technological accounts. By the end of the 19th century the concept of motion became a master term in physics, giving ...
New Art: The Film (1924)

New Art: The Film (1924)

I It is hard to lead the tired man off the beaten track, to drive him into the thicket. If we would like to deal with film, however, this is precisely what we have to do. Film is the new direction, the new possibility of the human spirit: an organizing principle, yet untested, which emerged ...