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FILM VIDEO ESSAY Two Expositions and a Manifesto





FILM ORSON WELLES F for Fake [gloves]




How Long is A Piece of String?
–On the Practice, Scope and Value of Videographic Film Studies and Criticism


By Catherine Grant

[A Presentation Given at the Audiovisual Essay Conference, Frankfurt Filmmuseum/Goethe University, November 23-24, 2013.]


“Look. I Know You’re Not Following What I’m Saying Anyway.”: The Problem of the “Video Essay” and Scorsese as Cinematic Essayist.


Drew Morton, [in]Transition, 12 Dec 2014


A Manifesto for the Video Essay


Adam Batty, Hope Lies at 24 Frame per Second.



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