Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media


Issue Contents


The New Old: Archaisms and Anachronisms across Media
by Stefano Baschiera and Elena Caoduro (Issue Editors)


Media Hysteresis: Persistence Through Change
by Philippe Theophanidis and Ghislain Thibault

Performing History/ies with Obsolete Media: The Example of a South African Photo-Film
by Marietta Kesting

Analogue Video in the Age of Retrospectacle: Aesthetics, Technology, Subculture
by Jonathan Rozenkrant

The Wonder Years: Nostalgia, Memory and Pastness in Television Credits
by Kathleen Williams

Retro Quality and Historical Consciousness in Contemporary European Television
by Louis Bayman

Book Reviews

Darren Aronofsky’s Films and the Fragility of Hope, by Jadranka Skorin-Kapov
Reviewed by Logan Davis

Psychoanalytic Film Theory and The Rules of the Game, by Todd McGowan
Reviewed by James Driscoll

Dreaming of Cinema: Spectatorship, Surrealism, and the Age of Digital Media, by Adam Lowenstein
Reviewed by Zsolt Gyenge

Cinematic Ghosts: Haunting and Spectrality from Silent Cinema to the Digital Era, edited by Murray Leeder
Reviewed by Anton Karl Kozlovic

Cinematic Terror: A Global History of Terrorism on Film, by Tony Shaw
Reviewed by Elena Caoduro

Book Reviews Editor: Loretta Goff


Screening Rights Film Festival
Birmingham, UK, 15–18 September 2016
Report by Will Amott and Pablo Alvarez

Live Cinema Conference
King’s College London, 27 May 2016
Report by Sarah Atkinson and Helen W. Kennedy

UK, 1–30 September 2016
Report by Maria A. Velez-Serna

Reports Editor: Caroline Schroeter