Guest Scholars

The Cine-Files is delighted to feature ten guest scholars in Issue 4 who offer either analysis of a cinematic “moment” or responses to our questions about mise-en-scène and the significance of “close reading.”


John Gibbs:  “Close Reading:  The Cry of the Owl” and Interview


Jesse Green:  “Putting Film in its Place”


Christian Keathley:  “The Man in the Back Seat”


Jean Ma:  “Close Reading:  The Mise-en-scène of Song Performance”


Adrian Martin:  “Hands Across the Table”


Laura Mulvey:  “Between Melodrama and Realism:  Under the Skin of the City (2001)”


V.F. Perkins:  “Acting on Objects”


Girish Shambu:  Interview


Lesley Stern:  “Writing/Images”


Kristin Thompson:  Interview