This is what a computer sees at the movies. Artist Ben Grosser built an artificial intelligent viewer and sent it to the movies. Watching 2001 A Space Oddyssey, The Matrix and Inception. Read and see more in Wired.
This lecture series, organized by the Faculty of Philosophy and the Department of Arts, Culture and Media at the University of Groningen, aims to showcase this vital interdisciplinary endeavor with talks by film theorists and philosophers from the Netherlands, Great Britain and Germany. See for more information and the full programme the website of the University of Groningen.
Film Studies for Free - a great blog with interesting news and links about film and moving image studies.
Students of the Research Master Media Studies and of the HKU Art Academy have created and curated an evening in EYE's E*Cinema program, based on the idea of fragments and feedback loops in our audio-visual culture. Bert Haanstra's Panta Rhei (1951) has inspired multiple variations, according to the principle of 'Five Obstructions' of Lars von Trier. Please join and check out the E*Cinema blog.
Fantastic voices in Hannah Bosma's PhD The Electroinic Cry: Voice and Gender in Electroacoustic Music (UvA, 11-12-2013)