Dear SCSMI members, As some of you may know, several years ago we started a Scholarly Interest Group (SIG) for Cognitive/Analytic film studies at the Society of Cinema and Media […]
The 2013 Berlin SCSMI Conference Program is now available through the conference link on the SCSMI website. Thanks are due to conference organizers Dr. Monika Suckfüll, Flavia Bleuel, and Diana […]
There has been a lot of questionable talk about the rise of digital media and the future of cinema, predicting the death of indexicality, the loss of the referent, and the “post-photographic era,” for example. Well, digital cinema has arrived, and as far as I can tell, spectators are still taking digital images as photographic evidence, as is true in the case of the Academy Award-winning documentary film The Cove (2009).