Category Archives: film festival research

Dates and Locations for Film Festival Studies at NECS 2013 Prague

The organizing team of the NECS Conference 2013 “Media Politics – Political Media” in Prague (20-22 June 2013) have finalized the conference program. Below you find a list of all festival studies related panels, workshops and meetings. Pre-Conference Workshop Wednesday, … Continue reading

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CfP: NAFA’s Symposium 2013 (Nordic Anthropological Film Association)

Posted on behalf of FFRN member Aida Vallejo Vallejo: Dear Film Festival researchers: We are glad to announce that the next edition of NAFA anthopological film festival and symposium will take place in Bilbao (Basque Country, Spain) from 9nth to … Continue reading

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Film festival research at Screen Studies Conference 2013

The submission of pre-constituted panels by members of the FFRN to the Screen Studies Conference (Glasgow, 28-30 June 2013) was very successful.  According to the preliminary program note circulated to accepted presenters there will be 3 panels and a few … Continue reading

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Open Access publications on Film Festival Academy

The Film Festival Academy is an international community network platform for film festival professionals. FFA welcomes members from the wider film community of filmmakers, distributors, film critics, students and academics. The Academy provides a credible and ethical space for knowledge exchange, vocational … Continue reading

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Film Festival Research at NECS 2012 in Lisbon (June 21-23)

The preliminary conference program for the upcoming NECS Conference has been released. This year’s annual conference “Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory” takes place in Lisbon, Portugal, June 21-23, 2012 and is hosted by the New University of Lisbon and the … Continue reading

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New film festival books

As the year comes to an end, yearly reviews abound.  Thus, it might be timely to highlight a few new monographs and books in film festival studies. 2011 saw a vast number of new publications.  Here are a few highlights: … Continue reading

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Film festival research at SCMS 2012 Boston

The upcoming SCMS conference taking place in Boston March 21-15, 2012 promises to be the conference with the highest number of film festival papers and panel to be presented, yet.  There are 7 panels, 1 workshop and several single papers … Continue reading

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Maastricht University’s Media Culture students launch Project CineMaas

For their second semester in the MA in Media Culture programme, students Clarence Danmarc Ceniza (Philippines), Katerina Ivanova (Bulgaria), Dan Shao (China) and Alis Vakiari (Greece) launched Project CineMaas, a collaborative research initiative that explores how the concept of European … Continue reading

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Film and Media Festivals Scholarly Interest Group established at SCMS

This year’s large SCMS conference was quite impressive for festival research in its growing variety of topics and approaches. The papers and workshops probed the area in many exciting new ways. Congratulations to everyone concerned! I would like to acknowledge … Continue reading

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CfP FFRN at NECS 2011 – London Conference

CFP Pre-Constituted Panel(s) on Film Festivals NECS 2011 – London Conference “Sonice Futures: Soundscapes and the Languages of Screen Media”, London, UK, June 23-26, 2011, hosted by Birkbeck and King’s College, University of London In preparation for the fourth annual … Continue reading

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