Tag Archives: publication

Discount code for Activist Film Festivals book

On occasion of the upcoming NECS 2017 Paris conference Intellect has offered to announce its latest release on film festivals with a discount of 40% (valid until 1/1/2018) with the discount code ACTIVIST40 for the book ACTIVIST FILM FESTIVALS: TOWARDS … Continue reading

Posted in publication | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

New book: Film Festivals and Anthropology

Cambridge Scholars Publishing has just published the book Film Festivals and Anthropology, edited by Aida Vallejo and María Paz Peirano. You can get a 20% discount entering the code festivals20 in the online order. You can order the book online … Continue reading

Posted in FFRN, film festival research, publication | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Out now “Film Festivals: History, Theory, Method, Practice”

We’re happy to announce that Routledge has just published the textbook Film Festivals: History, Theory, Method, Practice, edited by Marijke de Valck (Utrecht University, Netherlands), Brendan Kredell (Oakland University, USA) and Skadi Loist (University of Rostock, Germany).   The book … Continue reading

Posted in FFRN, publication | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Film Festival Research at 2016 SCMS Conference Atlanta

At the 2016 SCMS conference, happening in Atlanta March 30-April 3, there are a number of panels and events related to film festival research.  Here are the events endorsed by the Film and Media Festivals SIG of SCMS: The annual … Continue reading

Posted in conferences, FFRN, film festival research, SCMS SIG Film and Media Festivals | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

2015 Update to the FFRN Bibliography

In the most recent update to the open-access online bibliography of the Film Festival Research Network (FFRN) nearly a hundred new entries and references have been added since last year’s big overhaul.  This clearly speaks to the continued productivity of … Continue reading

Posted in film festival research bibliography, publication | Tagged , | Leave a comment

CfP “Film Festival Origins and Trajectories”

Special issue of the peer-reviewed journal New Review of Film and Television Studies Guest-edited by Lydia Papadimitriou and Jeffrey Ruoff Oct. 1, 2014 deadline for submission of proposals (For accepted proposals, the deadline for completed 6,000-9,000 word essays is December … Continue reading

Posted in Call for Papers, publication | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CfP “Distribution & Festivals” Special Issue Studies in Australasian Cinema

Studies in Australasian Cinema ISSN: 1750-3175 (Print), 1750-3183 (Online) Themed Issue 8.3: Distribution & Festivals (Nov-Dec 2014) Abstracts of 300 words by April 30, 2014 Article submission deadline for 8.3: August 30, 2014 Edited by Greg Dolgopolov (UNSW), Kirsten Stevens … Continue reading

Posted in Call for Papers, publication | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

CfP Film Festivals and Anthropology (edited collection)

Maria Paz-Peirano (University of Kent) and Aida Vallejo (University of the Basque Country) are currently co-editing a book on the intersections between Film Festivals and Anthropology.  The book is planned as a collection of chapters, looking into the possibilities of … Continue reading

Posted in Call for Papers, publication | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

CfP SYNOPTIQUE special issue “Other Networks: Expanding Film Festival Perspectives”

Only in the last twenty years have Film and Media scholars begun to grant film festivals significant attention. Bill Nichols’ seminal text “Global Image Consumption in the Age of Late Capitalism” (1994) is often cited as the first attempt at … Continue reading

Posted in publication | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

CfP for edited book ‘Film Festival Activism: Actors, Spectators, Social Change’

If we take as departure the idea that film festivals are knowledge-sites and communal spaces that call forth a specific type of spectator, then we can begin to ask questions about the particular spaces and spectators created by activist/human rights … Continue reading

Posted in call for papers, publication | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment