Conflicting Images, Contested Realities

Latest issue of Frames Cinema Journal

The Department of Film Studies at the University of St Andrews is pleased to announce the release of the latest issue of Frames Cinema Journal, Conflicting Images, Contested Realities, edited by Eileen Rositzka and Amber Shields.


Feature Articles

  • Goya on his Shoulders: Tim Hetherington, Genre Memory, and the Body at Risk
    Robert Burgoyne and Eileen Rositzka
  • New Ethical Questions and Social Media: Young People’s Construction of Holocaust Memory Online
    Victoria Grace Walden
  • The War Tapes and the Poetics of Affect of the Hollywood War Film Genre
    Cilli Pogodda and Danny Gronmaier
  • A Revolution for Memory: Reproductions of a Communist Utopia through Tsui Hark’s The Taking of Tiger Mountain  and Posters from the Cultural Revolution
    Nathan To
  • The Long Life of Belgian WWI Documentaries in the Interwar Period
    Natalia Stachura
  • “Choirs of Wailing Shells”: Poetic and Musical Engagements in Derek Jarman’s War Requiem –between Documentary and Fiction
    Caroline Perret

Point of View

  • Matricídio, or Queerness Explained to My Mother
    Diego Costa
  • Bollywood Bodies: Turning the Gaze from Babes to Boys and Back Again in Farah Khan’s Happy New Year
    Amber Shields
  • Civil War Photography and the Contemporary War Film
    John Trafton
  • Argentine Documentaries on the Malvinas (Falklands) War: Between Testimony and Televisual Archive
    Mirta Varela
  • The British Docudramas of the Falklands War
    Georges Fournier

 For more information visit the journal website