Welcome to H-Film, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-Film encourages scholarly discussion on cinema, film  and media studies as well as visual arts. We invite you to use H- film as a collaborative platform to create intra and para academic projects related to the cinema, media and film studies. Diverse bibliographical, research, and teaching aids are available.

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We are searching for new editors who would develop new materials for the network. We are in search of:

Bloggers: if you have a blog idea pertaining to film, media and cinema studies , realize it here. the topic can be very specific (use of macguffins in Hitchcock blog ) or large (teaching film and literature blog). Contact us for more info!

Resource Editors: do you have or enjoy gathering resources for different aspects of cinema. film and media studies? Develop them within H- Film community.

H-Film is currently looking for new editors to take over the network and take an active role in developing new online materials and resources for the field. We also looking for contributors, bloggers, discussants, resources gatherers, etc. If you are interested in helping build this site, please contact Patrick Cox, H-Net's Vice-President for Networks, at vp-net@mail.h-net.msu.edu.


Recent Content

Film: 'Love in the Post: From Plato to Derrida'

'Love in the Post: From Plato to Derrida’ is a feature film based on Jacques Derrida’s The Post Card written and directed by Joanna Callaghan and co-written by Professor Martin McQuillan. The film will be of interest to those interested in adaptations, literature, philosophy and deconstruction.

Like the book, 'The Post Card', the film plays with fact and fiction, weaving together the stories of a scholar of literature and a film director, alongside insights from critics and philosophers.

Single Lives: 200 Years of Independent Women in Literature and Popular Culture (University College Dublin, Oct-2017)

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Proposal Deadline: 1 April 2017, midnight Dublin time.
Notifications by 1 May 2017
Conference: October 13-14th, 2017, University College Dublin

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS - COLLATERAL. Online Journal for Cross-Cultural Close Reading #7 - "Wandrers Nachtlied"

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COLLATERAL versteht sich als eine mehrsprachige Onlineplattform für Begegnungen zwischen Text und Bild, Kunst und Analyse und kritischer und künstlerischer Forschung. COLLATERAL widmet sich der mikroskopischen Lektüre kultureller Artefakte, deren vielschichtige Bedeutungen und Formen jenseits kultureller, linguistischer und disziplinärer Grenzen analysiert und hinterfragt werden.