Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-7 of 7 items

  • Keywords: chronophotography x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Science’s Cinematic Method: Motion Pictures and Scientific Research

Scott Curtis

in The Shape of Spectatorship: Art, Science, and Early Cinema in Germany

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231134033
eISBN:
9780231508636
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231134033.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter One examines use of film as a scientific research tool in three fields (human motion studies, physics, biology) in Germany from the 1880s to 1914. It argues that there is a close relationship ... More


James Joyce and Cinematicity: Before and After Film

Keith Williams

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781474402484
eISBN:
9781474490917
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474402484.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book investigates how the cinematic tendency of Joyce’s writing developed from popular media predating film. It explores Victorian culture’s emergent 'cinematicity' as a key creative driver of ... More


Index, Diagram, Graphic Trace

Margaret Iversen

in Photography, Trace, and Trauma

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226370026
eISBN:
9780226370330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226370330.003.0005
Subject:
Art, Photography

The index and the diagram are, on the face of it, incompatible types of sign. While the index has a close, causal or tactile, connection with the object it signifies, the diagram is a sign that ... More


Introduction

Keith Williams

in James Joyce and Cinematicity: Before and After Film

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781474402484
eISBN:
9781474490917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474402484.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Lays out the case that the cinematic tendency of Joyce’s writing developed from media predating film. It explains how Victorian culture’s emergent 'cinematicity' was a key creative driver of Joyce’s ... More


Conclusion: Before and After Film

Keith Williams and Keith Williams

in James Joyce and Cinematicity: Before and After Film

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781474402484
eISBN:
9781474490917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474402484.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Summarises how the context of Victorian moving image media helps explain how Joyce’s literary cinematicity seemed ahead of screen practice itself to contemporary directors and theorists. It ... More


The Rise of Graphical and Photographic Methods: Locomotion Studies and the Predicament of Representation

Andreas Mayer

in The Science of Walking: Investigations into Locomotion in the Long Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226328355
eISBN:
9780226352480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226352480.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In the second half of the nineteenth century, a number of scientific approaches emerged that contributed to making the study of locomotion visible at a larger cultural level. Among the most famous of ... More


Scores of Movement: Lev Kuleshov’s Approach to Film Acting

Ana Hedberg Olenina

in Psychomotor Aesthetics: Movement and Affect in Modern Literature and Film

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190051259
eISBN:
9780190051297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190051259.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Chapter 3 examines the approaches to film actor training developed by the Soviet avant-garde filmmaker Lev Kuleshov in the early 1920s. Inspired by the radical innovations of contemporary theater, ... More


View: