The Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image (SCSMI) is an interdisciplinary organization made up of scholars interested in cognitive, philosophical, aesthetic, neurophysiological, and evolutionary-psychological approaches to the analysis of film and other moving-image media. The society is on the forefront of studying how moving-image media shape and are shaped by human psychological activity.
By Catalin Brylla
Hello, Filmmaking manuals have repeatedly mentioned the importance of the two-shot (as opposed to the shot/reverse shot) as a method to align or connect two characters spatially and emotionally. However, I have not been able to find a reference from … more . . .
By Hector J. Perez
Universitat Politècnica de València. EPSG (Spain) – 6th and 7th November 2015 Confirmed keynote speakers: Veronica Innocenti (Università di Bologna) Manuel Palacio (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) Roberta Pearson (University of Nottingham) Guglielmo Pescatore (Università di Bologna) Perhaps more than … more . . .
By Rikke Schubart
By Carl Plantinga
The Society for Cinema and Media Studies conference was held at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal, March 25-29. 478 Panels and workshops were held over five days, usually with 24 held concurrently during each session. In the evenings … more . . .