Cinema culture in Monterrey 1895-2012
Cinema culture in Mexico City (1895-1992)
Cinema culture in Torreón (1895-1992)
Cinema culture in Tamaulipas (1895-1992)
Cinema culture in Barranquilla (1895-1992)
This research project focuses upon young people’s engagement with digital screen culture in Flanders.
Cinema and modernization in the Early Republican Period in Turkey (PhD thesis)
The popularity of Dutch films at the time the first Dutch sound feature films were produced 1934- 1936, in particular three so called Jordaan films. These were melodramatic films with a comic touch and larded with many songs, set in one of the poorest neighbourhoods of Amsterdam (the Jordaan) and based on popular theatre plays […]
The research focuses on the exhibition, production and consumption of moving pictures in the Dutch colonies of the Netherlands Indies (present-day Indonesia). It examines the development of the local cinema-going scene within the multicultural popular entertainment culture, which consisted of local and imported forms of public amusements, studying the adaptation and hybridisation processes that moving […]
My Ph.D. dissertation (defended 2011) looked at how 1920s US cinema reception discourses organized audiencing processes as a blurring of perceptual frontiers, and notably as regards to the expectation of « realism ». I am now engaged in refining my understanding of 1920s US film reception by focusing on its intermedial dimension.