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FILM ESSAY It Ain’t the Meat (It’s the Motion): Thoughts on movie technique and movie criticism



It Ain’t the Meat (It’s the Motion): Thoughts on movie technique and movie criticism

Jim Emerson, Jim Emerson’s Scanners :: blog, 14 November 2011



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November 16, 2011 Posted by | criticism, film directors, film technique, film techniques, film [its techniques], Jim Emerson | , , | Leave a comment

FILM VIDEO ESSAY Chinatown





Jim Emerson’s video essay on Polanski’s Chinatown:

Chinatown, My Chinatown: An Andalusian Dog love poem in images and music

“…..Eyes, frames, lenses, doorways, windows, photographs, mirrors, smoke, hands, flesh, water, power…”



April 10, 2010 Posted by | Chinatown, Jim Emerson, Polanski, video essay | , , | Leave a comment