Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Videos tagged with cinematic (10)

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Transfigured Night

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Trans...

2014 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form: Cinematic Migrations

Added 19 days ago | 00:09:52 | 96 views

John Akomfrah’s Transfigured Night is a two-screen installation and reinterpretation of Richard Dehmel’s poem Verklärte Nacht that reflects on postcolonial histories. Exploring the many facets of migration, human experience, and politica...

Simin Farkhondeh \ Bestow Media Literacy, Expose, Inspire Change

Simin Farkhondeh \ Bestow Media Lit...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added 11 months ago | 01:41:29 | 1186 views

Simin Farkhondeh is an award winning filmmaker, artist, educator, and activist. From 1995 to 2003 she produced and directed the acclaimed monthly TV show Labor at the Crossroads. Her films have been screened at the Whitney Biennial, Marg...

Karim Aïnouz \ I Travel Because I Have To, I Come Back Because I Love You

Karim Aïnouz \ I Travel Because I H...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added 12 months ago | 01:47:59 | 2185 views

Karim Aïnouz is a Brazilian-Algerian filmmaker and visual artist whose work addresses issues of gender, identity, and personal histories. His films focus on characters who break universal taboos and transcend stereotypes. I Travel Becaus...

Knut Åsdam \ The Long Gaze, The Short Gaze

Knut Åsdam \ The Long Gaze, The Sho...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added 1 year ago | 01:58:28 | 1443 views

How, amidst continual changes in society and media and the shifting relationship between psychology and film spectatorship, can we deal with notions of site, space, society, and subjectivity within cinema today? What ...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Considering the Stuart Hall Project

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul \ Consi...

2013 Spring Lecture Series: Cinematic Migrations

Added 1 year ago | 01:27:09 | 1615 views

The Stuart Hall Project (2012) is a film on the cultural theorist and sociologist Stuart Hall. Directed by John Akomfrah and produced by Lina Gopaul, the film debuted at the Sundance Film Festival in January of 2013. Through archival foo...

Krista Lynes: Creative Geographies: Video Beyond the Global Village

Krista Lynes: Creative Geographies:...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:28:13 | 1617 views

Krista Lynes, Assistant Professor, Communication Studies Department, Concordia University in Montreal, Canada In his critical analysis of postmodern culture, Fredric Jameson asserted that the particular temporality of video, its &l...

Ros Gray: The Militant Image: A Cine-Geography

Ros Gray: The Militant Image: A Cin...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:32:23 | 1696 views

Ros Gray, Lecturer, Critical Studies, Goldsmiths University of London Within the context of cinematographic traditions and different liberation movements on the African continent, Ros Gray’s research focuses on revolutionary cinem...

Jasal Kapadia: Affects and Emotions for a Non-capitalist Cinema

Jasal Kapadia: Affects and Emotions...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:46:03 | 1750 views

What would a cinema that serves its subjects, rather than forces of capital, look like? A cinema of refusal, a cinematic non-form that breaks away from the conditions set by capital. A cinema made entirely of the process itself, that can...

Chip Lord: Recent Projects: Ant Farm Media Van v.08 [Time Capsule] and To & From LAX

Chip Lord: Recent Projects: Ant Far...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:46:05 | 1386 views

Chip Lord, Professor Emeritus, Film & Digital Media, UC Santa Cruz Chip Lord’s talk presents several recent projects and includes a historical introduction to the radical art and architecture group Ant Farm, 1968–19...

Cinematic Titanic/MST3K's Trace Beaulieu and Mary Jo Pehl at MIT 10/28/10

Cinematic Titanic/MST3K's Trace Bea...

Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab

Added over 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 20754 views

On October 28, 2010, Cinematic Titanic/Mystery Science Theater 3000s Trace Beaulieu and Mary Jo Pehl spoke with Generoso Fierro and Jason Begy of the Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab about their current project as well as their past efforts...