Archive for the 'Future Cinema' Category

Baudrillard in Life

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
Posted by: janine

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The Ecstasy of Communication – Summary

Sunday, November 1st, 2015
Posted by: City Ninja

Baudrillard in “The Ecstasy of Communication” fears that our grip on the tangible is waning. “There is no longer a system of objects,” our language of signs is changing and “simultaneously it is disappearing” (11).
Our Lacanian identification or the relationship that an individual has to the objects around them in shaping their identity [...]

Lev Manovich Soft Cinema

Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
Posted by: ericamel

The following are two different video clips of Lev Manovich’s Soft Cinema (following our discussion on Database Cinema):
- Erica

Memory Lane

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
Posted by: Andi Schwartz

Memory Lane: Short Screens Paper
by Andi Schwartz

Memory Lane is an immersive, multi-projection screening site for telling linear autobiographical narratives. Memoir or autobiography is typically a linear narrative that consists of selected stories from the author/filmmaker’s life that are considered significant to who the author has become. Memory Lane reflects this linearity in [...]

sorry, everyone!

Saturday, September 19th, 2015
Posted by: Caitlin

after i allowed open registration about 200 spam accounts signed up and overwhelmed the site. i think i’ve deleted the bulk of the spam now. I will sign all of you up manually, using the email addresses I have on record. sorry for the confusion. Caitlin

Heavy Rain PS3

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009
Posted by: Neil

This link takes you to the site gametrailers.com, specifically their page on Heavy Rain, with video interviews and trailers:

Vera Frenkel – The Institute TM

Tuesday, February 19th, 2008
Posted by: geoffrey pugen

database cinema example:

max/MSP architecture

Friday, October 19th, 2007
Posted by: Caitlin

we have hired two student in vision research at York to code a MAX/MSP architecture that will work with fiducial-based tracking and solve the problem of multiple marker recognition — and in effect making it possibly for any artist familiar with or interested in max/msp to work i augmented reality. This is a [...]


Friday, October 19th, 2007
Posted by: Caitlin

Helen Papagianis


Friday, October 19th, 2007
Posted by: Caitlin

A consortium of humanists, artists, scientists, and engineers, of leading researchers and nonprofit research institutions, HASTAC (”Haystack”) is committed to new forms of collaboration across communities and disciplines fostered by creative uses of technology. Our primary members are universities, supercomputing centers, grid and teragrid associations, humanities institutes, museums, libraries, and other civic institutions. Since 2003, [...]