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"We're about to make film history, right here... on videotape"

As promised, here’s part 2 of my blog about my favourite aspects of my degree this year, this time counting down the top 5 course films I studied this year! 694 more words

New publication: New Visions of the Child in Italian Cinema

The figure of the child has long been a mainstay of Italian cinema, conventionally interpreted as a witness of adult shortcomings, a vessel of innocence, hope and renewal, or an avatar of nostalgia for the (cinematic) past. 230 more words

Film Studies

Breaking Bad: Season 4:5-13 & Reprise 1:7: I change my mind about Skylar

“Bag’s in the River” (1:3): Walt (Bryan Cranston) returns home to Skylar (Anna Gunn) after being out all night disposing of what’s left of two bodies put in a bag, thrown in a river… 3,341 more words

20th Century Culture

SSiMS & Karuna

For Five College Students, opportunities are always circulating, here are two of the latest. 418 more words

Film Studies

The Oddest Work on Rape: Miracle of Morgan's Creek

The wedding of Trudy Kockenlocker (Betty Hutton) and Norval Jones (Eddie Bracken)

Dear friends and readers,

While I was reading and writing about two books which significantly extend the two kinds of rape usually discussed under the umbrella terms of “simple” and “aggravated” ( 2,572 more words

20th Century Culture

Pierre Etaix's 'Happy Anniversary'

Note: This is part of an academic assignment. This article analyses ‘Happy Anniversary’ in terms of the 5-part drama structure.

‘Happy Anniversary (Heureux Anniversaire)’ By Pierre Etaix, made in the year 1961, brings out Pierre Etaix’s comic filmic flair very well. 706 more words

Arunima Banerjee