Take down 5 key points in regards to film festivals.
How might film festivals connect to the idea of cosmopolitanism?
In the age of the internet and Netflix, why has there been such a huge growth in festivals in the last 10 years??
History of the Cannes Film Festival WATCH:
WATCH:History of the Sundance Film Festival:
The Simpsons do Sundance
The Simpsons – Nelson Muntz Life Blows Chunks
Springfield Film Festival
Springfield Film Festival Part 2
Film Festivals in Australia:
Next Wednesday 11 October at Anita’s Theatre, Thirroul! Top Dog Film Festival
Dog Film Festival USA
Why so many?
Do you attend any?
TED Talk: How Better Tech protects from distractions
This Is Your Social Life on ‘Pokémon Go’
Blog task this week: Find a friend or family member and co-design a short task that will examine their attention capacity, relative to yours. ★ Write up what you learned, including links to some research. ★ Remember to ask about their experience of the test, and check how they would like to be represented in your blog.
Ghost Audience – Heath Harris Under CCBY-NC-SA 2.0
Hagerstrand’s three human constraints… and carpool karaoke with FLOTUS
- Capability (can I get there?)
- Coupling (can I get there at the right time?)
- Authority (am I allowed there?)
Hagerstrand’s Time Geography: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/2t75b8sj#page-1
Further reading: Jancovich, M. (2011) “Time, Scheduling and Cinema Going”. Media International Australia. No 139: p 88-95.
Audience participation at cult cinema events is counter to the typical discourse on cinema viewing:
The end of cinema?
or the evolution of the ‘cinema event’?
Cinema as a consumption of place (see Hubbard, 2003) – Gold class, boutique cinemas.
Consider the consumption of space this week, as we ask you to plan and attend the cinema – how did Hagerstrand’s constraints come into play?