Speculations on Openings, Closings, and Thresholds in International Public Media
Thursday, January 12, 2017
By Patricia R. Zimmermann, Professor of Screen Studies, Ithaca College, Ithaca,New York
Bjorn Sorenssen is the first screen studies scholar I met from Scandanavia.
He is also the first documentary studies scholar I met from Norway, a place I identified with fjords and...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
17th Annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival
March 31-April 6, 2014
FINAL SCRIPT for THE RED KIMONO (Dorothy Davenport, USA, 1925)
for CYNTHIA HENDERSON
By Patricia R. Zimmermann, in collaboration with Cynthia Henderson
April 2, 2014
With PowerPoint Images and Design by Ann Michel, Insights...
Sunday, April 13, 2014
By Patricia R. Zimmermann, Professor of Screen Studies and Codirector, Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, Ithaca College
You scramble through the grey carpeted halls of the Park School to teach your first year students that every paper needs an argument. You stumble to a meeting you wish ended before you entered the room.
You crash into Dr....
Monday, March 3, 2014
Written by Patricia R. Zimmermann, Professor of Screen Studies and AFS Film Envoy
Three continents—North America, Europe, Africa—three flights, and three days of travel.
Africa—well, more exactly, Guinea—is harder to get to than Beijing.
My vaccination card secured by a rubber band in my passport verifies I have a yellow fever...