Future Cinema

Course Site for Future Cinema 1 (and sometimes Future Cinema 2: Applied Theory) at York University, Canada

Skawennati and Jason Edward Lewis Talk – Lia and Aaron

Hi everyone! Here is the brief show and tell Lia and I did last class on Skawennati and Jason Edward Lewis: http://www.yorku.ca/caitlin/futurecinemas/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/FC-show-and-Tell-pdf-Skawennati-and-JEL.pdf
This website still looks weird, even as I sign into the backend, so please forgive any janky parts of this post!
Caitlin’s edit: try this –

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Sun, September 30 2018 » emerging technologies, narrative, talks » 1 Comment

Tomorrow morning: Database Cinema event

FYI all, there is a lecture on Database Cinema tomorrow in Nat Taylor Cinema. I was reminded of this in my New Media: The Database course and thought I’d invite people here. ;-)
Thursday, Feb. 2 @ 9:30am-12:30pm in Nat Taylor Cinema (N R102)Lee Knuttila, the course director, will conduct a short lecture and screen the [...]

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Wed, February 1 2012 » database, digital cinema, documentary, events, remix/mashup, talks » No Comments

reminder: oliver grau lecture feb 29th

The York Digital Dimensions: The Arts and Virtual Culture Advanced Research Seminar is pleased to announce that Oliver Grau, world renowned art historian and scholar, will give this month’s lecture entitled “Media Art Needs Histories and Archives: Image, Immersion, and Emotion” on February 29th [...]

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Mon, February 18 2008 » events, talks » No Comments

event of interest: laurie wilcox this Thursday, TEL 1009

Dr. Laurie Wilcox – Personal Space in Virtual Reality

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Mon, January 28 2008 » events, talks, virtual reality » No Comments

interesting public lectures at Ryerson next week

Hi everyone
these events are of interest. (+ if you go to one or more of them, could you post your impressions here to the blog?)
A recent announcement of the forthcoming book, BUFFALO HEADS, reads:
“Twentieth-century art history is not just a history of individuals,
but of collectives, groups. Universities and colleges have had much [...]

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Fri, January 18 2008 » 1970s, Future Cinema 2, McLuhan, events, talks » No Comments

william boddy lecture

Hi everyone — here is info + the full title of next week’s talk. Everyone welcome, so do bring your firends. wine and cheese to follow.
March 23
Jewison Speaker Series
William Boddy — The History and Future of Digital Cinema
Nat Taylor Cinema

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Fri, March 16 2007 » digital cinema, early cinema, talks » No Comments

Mobile Nation conference — OCAD – next weekend

this looks really interesting — great rates for students, too, even for workshops.
let me know if you’re going!
Mobile Nation: Creating Methodologies for Mobile Platforms
March 22 to 25, 2007
Ontario College of Art & Design
100 McCaul Street, Toronto
From March 22 to the 25th 2007, at the Ontario College of Art & Design, the
Mobile Digital Commons Network, [...]

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Wed, March 14 2007 » cell phone, conferences, distributed networks, locative media, talks » 1 Comment

PodCamp – This Weekend! (Feb24-25 ‘07)

This year, Toronto is proud to host the second annual PodCamp — a conference dedicated to podcasting, wiki-authorship, and internet-based multimedia productions.
PodCamp is run by volunteers, and anyone attending can choose to speak at one of the panels (if they wish).
The conference runs this weekend at the Ryerson University Rogers Communication Centre. Registration is free, [...]

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Mon, February 19 2007 » Future Cinema, community, conferences, events, talks » No Comments

code zebra

Code Zebra: Sifting Time, Shifting Space
An Exhibition from the CodeZebra Archive
By Sara Diamond
November 5-26, 2005
Toronto Presentation of Code Zebra curated by Nina Czegledy
WARC Gallery Co-presented by the Goethe-Institut
401 Richmond St.W. Suite 122 Toronto, Ontario 416 977-0097
Sifting Time, Shifting Space Opening
Saturday November 5th 5 pm.
Exhibit Opening: Artist’s Walk through followed by reception
WARC Gallery
401 Richmond St. [...]

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Thu, November 3 2005 » Future Cinema, talks » No Comments

Intervals Conference in Buffalo, Keynote: Janet Cardiff

Below is the information on the intervals conference coming up in Buffalo– we were just talking about Janet Cardiff, who is the keynote down there. Anyone who wants to attend, I can find you a crash space in buffalo, just email me.
alan: garhodes@garhodes.com
Interval (1) is a two-day event bringing together filmmakers, watchers and [...]

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Wed, October 19 2005 » Future Cinema, events, talks » No Comments