Monthly Archives: September 2015

Tales of Epiphany and Entropy: Para-Narrative Worlds on Youtube

The Trouble with Narrative Film theory has always had particular problems with narrative. Was story-telling the cinema’s manifest destiny, as an earlier generation of historians used to think, or does ‘early cinema’, especially in the formula of the ‘cinema of attractions’, prove the exact opposite? How medium-specific is narrative, given that it is generally recognized […]