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News Archive for March, 2014

  • New Copyright Website

    Copyrightuser.org is a new online resource aimed at making UK copyright law accessible to creators and members of the public. It has dedicated sections aimed at musicians, filmmakers, performers, writers, visual artists and interactive developers, among others. Launched on 14 February, the independent site is currently subdivided into several useful sections that are individually authored, […]

  • CFP: VIEW Journal Issue 06: Convergent Television(s)

    Political Ideas, Industrial Strategies, Textual Features and Audience Practices. Since the 1980s, media convergence has become a buzzword for media studies, a crucial site for academic debate and research and especially a major topic of interest for politics, media industries, technics, and audiences. The complex process of media convergence combines technical issues linked to digitization, […]

  • New additions to the BUFVC Moving Image Gateway

    The BUFVC Moving Image Gateway includes over 1,500 websites relating to video, multimedia and sound materials. These have been subdivided into over 40 subject areas. To suggest new entries or amendments, please contact us by email, telephone or visit the Gateway at http://bufvc.ac.uk/gateway/ AdViews AdViews is a collection of thousands of digitised television advertisements created for clients or acquired […]

  • CFP: World Documentary Film & TV Conference: 4-6 September 2014

    World Documentary Film & TV Conference 4-6 September 2014 Falmouth University, School of Film & TV www.worlddocumentary.org Proposal submission deadline: 30 May 2014 CALL FOR PAPERS Overview To contribute to world cinema documentary studies and to film theory/ practice debates, the World Documentary Film  & TV Conference aims to bring together  international scholars and film […]

  • Doing Women’s Film and Television History Conference 2014

    Doing Women’s Film and Television History Conference 2014 The Second International Conference of the Women’s Film and Television History Network – UK/Ireland Thursday 10 – Saturday 12 April 2014 University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK Keynote speakers: Jane Gaines, Christine Gledhill, Jackie Stacey, Sue Thornham, Helen Wheatley Film and television director Beeban Kidron in conversation […]