The Archive/Our Archive

I recently received the filmography for the MA program I will be starting in the fall. Now, this list is not what films we will be watching in the courses, but rather films with which we are expected to be familiar before beginning; the unofficial “canon,” as it were. (I listed it in its entirety here.) Read More The Archive/Our Archive

Female Presence in Movies: An (Unpopular?) Opinion

As an avowed feminist and Cinema Studies student, I care about the presence of women in film. I hope that that much would be obvious. However, I think that presence is only part of the equation. In fact, I think it is the less important factor, compared to the representation of women. Read More Female Presence in Movies: An (Unpopular?) Opinion