A new free teaching resource aims to encourage and build an understanding and appreciation of moving images, in all forms, for those in full-time education. Its co-founder, Ian Wall, fills in the blanks.
Wide-ranging news, reviews, feature articles and comment for academic staff, students, researchers and information professionals exploring the production, study and use of film, television and related media in higher and further education.
Cardiff sciSCREEN is a cross-disciplinary programme that promotes engagement between science and the academy through audio-visual media. Dr Andrew Bartlett, Cardiff University, provides an overview.
Sixty years ago Hollywood had its first serious engagement with exhibiting feature films in three dimensions. Dr Simon Brown looks at one of the first films released on the then new film format, Inferno.
We review a guide to film aimed at students and staff.
We review the classic 1950s movie satire starring Jayne Mansfield.
Dr William Hope reviews an innovative collection of essays on Marxist cinema.
We review Richard Dyer’s study of the career of master composer Nino Rota.
Dr James Mansell reviews a DVD history of postwar Britiish documentary.