Future Cinema Course

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

coursepack

some online required readings from past years — seemed a shame to delete them ;-)

Janine Marchessault “Multi-Screens and Future Cinema: The Labyrinth Project at Expo 67” (Fluid Screens)

Steve Callwood and Mark Fiala “About Augmented reality”

“The way we live now: the screening of America”> New York Times Magazine
Peter Weibel “Preface” (Future Cinema text)
Janine Marchessault “Multi-Screens and Future Cinema: The Labyrinth Project at Expo 67” (Fluid Screens)
Timothy Murray “Digitality and the memory of Cinema: Bearing the Losses of the Digital Code”

Haidee Wasson “The networked Screen: Moving Images, materiality and the Aesthetics of size” (Fluid)
Josef Svoboda “Polyvision” (FC– course website)
Peter Weibel “Expanded Cinema” (FC– course website)
Randall Packer “Pepsi Pavillion” (FC– course website)
Andre Bazin “Myth of Total Cinema”
New York Times Magazine: the Screen issue < http ://www.nytimes.com/indexes/2008/11/23/magazine/index.html>

Oliver Grau, “Intermedia Stages of Virtual Reality in the Twentieth Century”

Anne-Marie Duguet “Jeffrey Shaw: from expanded cinema to virtual reality”

Eduardo Kac “Beyond the Spatial Paradigm: Time and Cinematic form in Holographic Art”

Domefest: www.domefest.org
Screening: Daniel Reeves Obsessive Becoming (US 1995)

Italo Calvino Invisible Cities
http://www.scribd.com/doc/18789131/Calvino-Italo-Invisible-cities

Steve Dixon “Liquid Architectures and site-specific fractures in reality” Digital Performance A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation

Anne Friedberg “THE SCREEN and Lens IV: Virilio’s Screen”

Blair McIntyre, Jay Bolter, Maribeth Gandy “Presence and the Aura of Meaningful Places”

Fullerton — get the book. some info here: http://books.google.ca/books/about/Game_design_workshop.html?id=OjIYWtqWxtAC

Bachelard – Poetics of Space gt the book! some quotations to tease you here: http://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/8276.Gaston_Bachelard

Adriene Jenik and Sarah Lewison “Moving in Place The Question of Distributed Social Cinema” in Third Person Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives

HyeRyoung Ok, “Cinema in your hand, Cinema on the street: The Aesthetics of Korean Cinema” Public 40

Michael Longford: “Territory as Interface: Design for Mobile Experiences” Wi, 2.1

HyeRyoung Ok, “Cinema in your hand, Cinema on the street: The Aesthetics of Korean Cinema” Public 40

Norman M. Klein, “Spaces Between Traveling through Bleeds, Apertures, and Wormholes inside the Database Novel” in Third Person Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives — coming

Week 8

Carolyn Handler Miller , “Immersive environments” in Digital storytelling : a creator’s guide to interactive entertainment” (CW)

Anne Friedberg “The Multiple” (CW)

Henry Lowood: “Warcraft Adventures: Texts, Replay, and Machinima in a Game-Based Storyworld” in Third Person Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives

Olli Sotamaa “Computer Game Modding, Intermediality and Participatory Culture“Computer Game Modding, Intermediality and Participatory Culture”

Michael Nitsche, ‘Film live: And Excursion into Machinima” in: Developing Interactive Narrative Content: sagas_sagasnet_reader, ed. by Brunhild Bushoff (Munich: High Text, 2005), 210-243

Janine Marchessault “Multi-Screens and Future Cinema: The Labyrinth Project at Expo 67” (Fluid Screens)

Steve Callwood and Mark Fiala “About Augmented reality”

“The way we live now: the screening of America”> New York Times Magazine

Roderick Coover “Contiguity, Continuity And Panoramas In Cross-Cultural Representation”

Steve Dixon “Virtual Reality and the search for immersion” in Digital Performance
A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation

Mscapes http://www.technologyreview.com/blog/editors/17580/

Korsakow: http://www.mediamatic.net/article-6187-en.html

Steve Dixon “Performing Interactivity”
Carolyn handler miller “interactive Cinema” Digital storytelling : a creator’s guide to interactive entertainment

Espen Aarseth “Ergodic texts”

Rick Mitchell The tragedy of 3D Cinema

A Step Toward the Future of Cinema http://www.film.com/features/story/step-toward-future-of-cinema/17247225 >
“Canadians create 3D application for iphone”

visualization news

“Moviestorm opens up the world of digital 3D animation to moviemakers who have little or no experience”
www.moviestorm.co.uk/

screen: Making of Radiohead’s house of cards: http://code.google.com/creative/radiohead/
“No cameras or lights were used. Instead two technologies were used to capture 3D images:
Geometric Informatics and Velodyne LIDAR.”

Peter Weibel “Preface” (Future Cinema text)
Janine Marchessault “Multi-Screens and Future Cinema: The Labyrinth Project at Expo 67” (Fluid Screens)
Timothy Murray “Digitality and the memory of Cinema: Bearing the Losses of the Digital Code”

Week 2, March 11th, Screens
Due: Short screen assignment
Required:
Haidee Wasson “The networked Screen: Moving Images, materiality and the Aesthetics of size” (Fluid)
Josef Svoboda “Polyvision” (FC– course website)
Peter Weibel “Expanded Cinema” (FC– course website)
Randall Packer “Pepsi Pavillion” (FC– course website)
Andre Bazin “Myth of Total Cinema”
New York Times Magazine: the Screen issue < http ://www.nytimes.com/indexes/2008/11/23/magazine/index.html>

Recommended:
Oliver Grau, “Intermedia Stages of Virtual Reality in the Twentieth Century”
Anne-Marie Duguet “Jeffrey Shaw: from expanded cinema to virtual reality”
Eduardo Kac “Beyond the Spatial Paradigm: Time and Cinematic form in Holographic Art”
Domefest:
www.domefest.org
Screening: Daniel Reeves Obsessive Becoming (US 1995)

Italo Calvino Invisible Cities
http://www.scribd.com/doc/18789131/Calvino-Italo-Invisible-cities

Steve Dixon “Liquid Architectures and site-specific fractures in reality” Digital Performance A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation

Anne Friedberg “THE SCREEN and Lens IV: Virilio’s Screen”

Blair McIntyre, Jay Bolter, Maribeth Gandy “Presence and the Aura of Meaningful Places”

Fullerton — get the book. some info here: http://books.google.ca/books/about/Game_design_workshop.html?id=OjIYWtqWxtAC

Bachelard – Poetics of Space gt the book! some quotations to tease you here: http://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/8276.Gaston_Bachelard

Adriene Jenik and Sarah Lewison “Moving in Place The Question of Distributed Social Cinema” in Third Person Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives

HyeRyoung Ok, “Cinema in your hand, Cinema on the street: The Aesthetics of Korean Cinema” Public 40

Michael Longford: “Territory as Interface: Design for Mobile Experiences” Wi, 2.1

HyeRyoung Ok, “Cinema in your hand, Cinema on the street: The Aesthetics of Korean Cinema” Public 40

Norman M. Klein, “Spaces Between Traveling through Bleeds, Apertures, and Wormholes inside the Database Novel” in Third Person Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives — coming

Carolyn Handler Miller , “Immersive environments” in Digital storytelling : a creator’s guide to interactive entertainment” (CW)

Anne Friedberg “The Multiple” (CW)

Henry Lowood: “Warcraft Adventures: Texts, Replay, and Machinima in a Game-Based Storyworld” in Third Person Authoring and Exploring Vast Narratives

Olli Sotamaa “Computer Game Modding, Intermediality and Participatory Culture“Computer Game Modding, Intermediality and Participatory Culture”

Michael Nitsche, ‘Film live: And Excursion into Machinima” in: Developing Interactive Narrative Content: sagas_sagasnet_reader, ed. by Brunhild Bushoff (Munich: High Text, 2005), 210-243

Janine Marchessault “Multi-Screens and Future Cinema: The Labyrinth Project at Expo 67” (Fluid Screens)

Steve Callwood and Mark Fiala “About Augmented reality”

“The way we live now: the screening of America”> New York Times Magazine

Roderick Coover “Contiguity, Continuity And Panoramas In Cross-Cultural Representation”

Steve Dixon “Virtual Reality and the search for immersion” in Digital Performance
A History of New Media in Theater, Dance, Performance Art, and Installation

Mscapes http://www.technologyreview.com/blog/editors/17580/

Korsakow: http://www.mediamatic.net/article-6187-en.html

Steve Dixon “Performing Interactivity”
Carolyn handler miller “interactive Cinema” Digital storytelling : a creator’s guide to interactive entertainment

Espen Aarseth “Ergodic texts”

Rick Mitchell The tragedy of 3D Cinema

A Step Toward the Future of Cinema http://www.film.com/features/story/step-toward-future-of-cinema/17247225 >
“Canadians create 3D application for iphone”

visualization news

“Moviestorm opens up the world of digital 3D animation to moviemakers who have little or no experience”
www.moviestorm.co.uk/

screen: Making of Radiohead’s house of cards: http://code.google.com/creative/radiohead/
“No cameras or lights were used. Instead two technologies were used to capture 3D images:
Geometric Informatics and Velodyne LIDAR.”