Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media


Issue Contents

Alphaville Journal of Film and Screen Media Podcast
Episode 07, Issue 23, Screening the Artist

Additional music: Tom's Lullaby (with Les Gauchers Orchestra) by Lee Maddeford



Screening the Artist: Between Presence/Absence, Immediacy/Mediation
by Saige Walton and Lucio Crispino


The Image Book: or Penser avec les mains
by Martine Beugnet and Kriss Ravetto-Biagioli

Hands in the Machine: Maya Deren and Marie Menken’s Manual Gestures
by Saige Walton

Bill Viola’s Figures of Submersion as Techniques of Transindividual Affect
by Elena del Río

On Fire: Cézanne, Straub and Huillet
by Nikolaj Lübecker

Decolonial Gesture and the Screening of the Botanical Artist in Miasma, Plants, Export Paintings (Bo Wang and Pan Lu, 2017)
by Sarah Cooper

Book Reviews

Advertising and the Transformation of Screen Cultures, by Bo Florin, Patrick Vonderau and Yvonne Zimmerman
Reviewed by Stephanie Rains

Expanded Visions: A New Anthropology of the Moving Image, by Arnd Schneider
Reviewed by Kathryn Ramey

The Cinema of Disorientation: Inviting Confusions, by Dominic Lash
Reviewed by Lewis Brown

Wonder Woman: The Female Body and Popular Culture, by Joan Ormrod; Fat on Film: Gender, Race and Body Size in Contemporary Hollywood Cinema, by Barbara Plotz
Reviewed by Claire Whitley