Future Cinema

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

this week’s reading!

Hi everyone
I’m so sorry, but because of ongoing issues with being able to update the static pages, this fell through the cracks!
Norman M. Klein, “Spaces Between Traveling through Bleeds, Apertures, and Wormholes inside the Database Novel” in Third Person Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives
The other two items listed for this week are a [...]

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Sun, November 8 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, class admin » No Comments

gps film article

Hi everyone
here is an interview to read on GPS film for next week:

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Thu, October 29 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, class admin » 1 Comment

performing interactivity reading

Hi everyone
sorry, but I can’t update the main pages at this time. please find the Dixon reading ‘performing interactivity’ here.

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Tue, October 27 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, class admin » No Comments

seminar schedule

Week 5, October 20th Dart 2: Making Invisible Cities
1. Steve Dixon “Liquid Architectures and site-specific fractures in reality” Carter
2. Anne Friedberg “THE SCREEN Erin
Week 6, October 27th Mobile 1 Distributed Storyworlds/storyscapes
1. Adriene Jenik and Sarah Lewison Moving in Place: The Question of Distributed Social Cinema” Evelyn
2. Michael Longford: “Territory as [...]

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Tue, October 27 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, class admin, seminar schedule » No Comments

dart assignment

Hi everyone
I gather that by now most groups have had an opportunity to have a shot with their piece on the trackers … and that it was pretty chaotic yesterday when the bulk of you showed up ;-) I know how difficult it must have been organizing during reading week, so just wanted to [...]

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Fri, October 16 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, admin » No Comments

what do invisible cities look like?

just to get you thinking.. check out these google image results for ‘invisible cities’

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Mon, October 5 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, admin, assignments » No Comments


hi everyone
just a reminder that if i don’t have your proposal yet, I need it yesterday ;-)
I’m still at my conference, but can be reached by email. I’ll be holding my regular office hours Tuesday and I’ll see you in class next week.
It would be great if people could post thoughts about the [...]

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Thu, April 23 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, admin, conferences » No Comments

burnett article + office hours

hi everyone
I’m fighting off the flu, so there is a good chance I will need to cancel my office hours tomorrow — please email me before you come to York if you’re only coming to see me. i can also assist you via email.
All articles are working for wednesday with the exception [...]

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Mon, April 13 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, class admin » No Comments

articles now online

hi everyone
thanks for alerting me to problems with the online readings for this week. All but one has been fixed and all will be ready in about an hour. happy reading!

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Fri, March 27 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, class admin » No Comments

registration now open

sorry everyone — I had disabled new registrations last term when no course was running (it keeps spam down) and forgot to change the options. If you scroll down the right hand side you should now see a registration link. If you don’t see a ‘register’ link, please refresh your browser. If [...]

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Sun, March 8 2009 » Futurecinema_2009, admin » No Comments