Return to Reality: Towards A More Tactile Cognition of Film Theory

Murat Akser

Abstract


Film theory has lost itself in the woods among debates of the mind and the senses. Ther are those who are interested in a more tactile sense of the real in film studies. This issue of CINEJ focuses on the documentary truth and how it aims to present us a real and a better world.

Keywords


cinema, philosophy, tactility, real

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References


Akser, M. (2011) Reinvigorating film studies: an immodest proposal. Cinej, 1(1): 1-3. doi: 10.5195/cinej.2011.26

Ray, Robert B. 2001. How a Film Theory Got Lost and Other Mysteries in Cultural Studies, Indiana University Press.




DOI: https://doi.org/10.5195/cinej.2012.47

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