Film International covers film culture as part of the broader culture, history and economy of society. We address topics of contemporary relevance from historically informed perspectives. We wish to bridge the gap between the academy and the outside world, and encourage the participation of scholars from a variety of disciplines, as well as journalists, freelance writers, activists and film-makers.
Featuring an interview with Slovienian Philosopher Slavoj Zizek and British director Sophie Fiennes, Werner Herzog's 'Cave of Forgotten Dreams' and much more...
Editorial: Wadjda, Saudi Arabian Cinema and Women’s Rights by Daniel Lindvall
How to Escape from Brazil: Interview with Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek and British director Sophie Fiennes by Rajko Radovic
Effacing the Effaced: Chris Marker’s collectivist period by Patrick Tolle
Cinema Returns to the Source: Werner Herzog’s Cave of Forgotten Dreams by Roger F. Cook
The Rhetorical Force of Conflicting Emotions in Operation Filmmaker: a cognitive approach to documentary performance and emotion by Elizabeth Marquis
DVD / Blu-ray Reviews: Three Popular Films by Jean-Pierre Gorin, Metropolitan, Island of Lost Souls, Certified Copy, Summer with Monika, Hawks and Sparrows, The Complete Humphrey Jennings, The Gold Rush, The 39 Steps
Book Reviews: When Movies Mattered, Millennial Cinema, Polanski and Perception, Screen Dynamics, De-Westernizing Film Studies, Stardom and the Aesthetics of Neorealism, Jacques Rivette, Queer Pollen, Directory of World Cinema: Germany.
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