Simon Payne’s work has been shown in numerous venues and festivals
internationally, including most recently Tate Britain, the Victoria and
Albert Museum, The Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg and the Rotterdam and Media City Film Festivals. He is a Senior Lecturer in Film and Media Studies at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.
Cinema depends on negation. Framing is a form of exclusion; cutting is destructive as well as constructive; the projected image turns on presence and absence; and both film and digital projection involve period...