The Lumière Galaxy: Seven Key Words for the Cinema to Come (Film and Culture Series)

The Lumière Galaxy: Seven Key Words for the Cinema to Come (Film and Culture Series)


Francesco Casetti believes new media applied sciences are generating an exhilarating new period in cinema aesthetics. even if we event movie within the theater, on our hand held units, in galleries and museums, onboard and in flight, or up within the clouds within the bits we obtain, cinema maintains to change our conduct and excite our imaginations.

Casetti travels from the distant corners of movie heritage and thought to the main incredible websites on the web and in our towns to turn out the continuing relevance of cinema. He does away with conventional notions of canon, repetition, gear, and spectatorship in desire of latest key words, together with growth, relocation, assemblage, and function. the result's an leading edge figuring out of cinema's position in our lives and tradition, in addition to a severe sea-change within the examine of the paintings. The extra the character of cinema transforms, the extra it discovers its personal id, and Casetti is helping readers discover the galaxy of probabilities embedded within the medium.

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