Gina Marchetti, Aaron Han Joon Magnan-Park and Stacilee Ford, from the University of Hong Kong, explain the thinking behind their new MOOC, Hong Kong Cinema Through a Global Lens.
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.
James Hoyle, Website Editor at British Pathé, introduces the iconic company’s exciting new on demand platform, catering for academics and students of the humanities.
Dr Alexander Fisher re-examines two films by the pioneering Senegalese director Ousmane Sembene in the light of high definition.
Dr Simon Brown reviews Jonathan Murray’s study of new Scottish cinema.
Tamara Courage reviews Igor Krstić’s exploration of slums and their representation in world cinema.
Dr Xavier Aldana Reyes reviews a new Blu-ray of Roger Corman’s gothic horror history Tower of London.
Dr Birgitta Hosea reviews a new DVD release of Ralph Bakshi’s fantasy animation Wizards.
Prof Stephen M. Hart reviews Charles Ramírez Berg’s analysis of classical Mexican cinema.