Issue 56


Welcome to Issue 56 of our journal

In dreams I walk with you In dreams I talk to you In dreams you're mine all of the time We're together in dreams, in dream –Roy Orbison, “In Dreams” Were dreams the “virtual worlds” of a previous era? Or a...

Feature Articles

Feed Me Grapes

In the light of Alain Della Negra and Kaori Kinoshita’s documentary, The Cat, The Reverend and the Slave, Murray Pomerance takes pause to reflect on the subject of that documentary, the “virtual world” found in the game called Second Life.

The Illusionist

The Illusionist is an animated feature based on a Jacques Tati script that dates back to the late fifties. Tati biographer David Bellos examines the incompatibility of Tati ‘s world put to animated use.

Festival Reports

Great Directors

Book Reviews

CTEQ Annotations on Film

Irma Vep

With its rapid cuts, roaming camera, passel of characters (some of them so pitiful they seem always in need of a hug or maybe a swat on the behind), s...

Arthur and Corinne Cantrill Dossier