Monthly Archives: November 2014

Fangirls in the Crosshairs

In 1986, film scholar Miriam Hansen began her essay “Pleasure, Ambivalence, Identification: Valentino and Female Spectatorship” (Cinema Journal 25.4) with a short history lesson: In the context of discussions on cinematic spectatorship, the case of Rudolph Valentino demands attention, on…

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An Open Letter to Peter Jackson

Originally posted on RAFrenzy:
November 3, 2014 Sir Peter Jackson Wingnut Films Wellington, NZ Re: Kiwi Dwarf Cast’s Inclusion in the BOFA World Premiere Dear Sir Peter: This last weekend I wasn’t sure what to think about the BOFA premiere…

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