[Column] Houses of Stranger (Chris Fujiwara)

Recently, a group of film critics, curators, academics and historians were invited by the Kinodvor cinema in Ljubljana, Slovenia, to take part in an examination of the changing role of cinemas in film culture by answering the question: “Are there any films you wouldn’t want to see anywhere else than in a movie theatre?”It seems to me that an attempt to answer this question could move beyond the stalemated position of what remains of 21st-century discussions of “cinephilia” and get to something essential, and still unformulated, about the place and function of cinema. It is all too easy to say that we need the cinema to take us outside ourselves (though this is certainly true). Once taken outside ourselves, what are the images and sounds that we need to encounter – and what do we need them for?

read more

F-14-표지-이미지

『인문예술잡지 F』 제14호(2014.7.30)가 발간되었습니다. 판매처 및 정기구독 안내

read more