Spotlight on Research

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In Defense of the Poor Digitization: Reflections on the Domitor Journals Project

What does "digitization" of archival film materials mean in practice? Domitor has been attempting to answer that question as they develop their own archive, and Prof. Michael Cowan relates that exploration.
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Shaping Women's Screen Voices: Research Notes from the Margaret Herrick Library

Dr. Jennifer O'Meara relates her research process for her latest project, exploring the history of how women's voices have been shaped on screen.

The Last Testament of George A. Romero

In July 2016 George A. Romero died, leaving us with a vital legacy. Professor Tony Williams argues that Romero remains unmatched in his capacity to represent the political anxieties of the century.

Hara Double at the Brattle

A video essay by Joel Anderson from the Setsuko Hara Workshop held at the University of St. Andrews in February.
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Community Filmmaking for Gender Equality in the Pacific

Dr. Leshu Torchin writes a summary of the Community Film-making for Gender Equality in the Pacific conference as well as an exploration of possible future pathways.
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Interview with Dr. Philippa Lovatt

New lecturer Dr. Philippa Lovatt speaks with Cine-Files about her research, experiences, and recommended films.