Posts tagged "teaching film"

Untranslated Thoughts on Teaching Film (in LA)

Film Studies as a Response to the Crisis of the Humanities I work at the University of Southern California, a large private university in Los Angeles, which runs largely on corporate donations and tuition revenue. Within the university, I teach in a film school that prioritizes media making, primarily for the commercial market, over the ...

Archaeology versus Convergence: Film Studies Today

The filmmakers Máté Bori and Lichter Péter devoted their October 8, 2016 to the last issue of Népszabadság. An intertitle at end of the film explains that the date in the title marked the time that the newspaper’s staff appeared in their offices to find their daily had been suspended. The reason Máté’s and Lichter’s ...