“The best way to understand the immense influence of this relatively small business is through a political economic analysis.”
Podcast: Gregory Anderson, “The Show Business High Wire Act: Walking the Tightrope Between Studio Filmmaking and Independent Production”
Gregory Anderson, creator of Stomp the Yard, has been called a trailblazer for independent film distribution.
Hybrid Cinematics: Rethinking the Role of Filmmakers of Color in American Cinema
This thesis explores the practices of filmmakers of color in the United States who employ strategies to circumvent industrial, financial and cultural barriers to production and distribution.
Podcast: Futures of Entertainment 2006: “Henry Jenkins’ Opening Remarks”
The first in a series of six podcasts, recorded during the Futures of Entertainment Conference.
Noir: The Shorthand Guide…
This session will briefly look at Film Noir’s roots in German Romanticism and Expressionism, its relationships with contemporary arts, and its successors in contemporary film culture.