Project Category: Cinematography

Death of the Sitcom?

Death of the Sitcom?

This session will explore the role streaming services play in televised comedy and whether the concept and impact of the sitcom remains significant or a relegation of nostalgia.     

Iranian cinematography

Signs, Symbols and Cinema: Iran after 1979

We’ll begin our talk first by contextualising the state-sponsored censorship of Iranian cinema: what are its rules and regulations? What kinds of constraints do filmmakers face? From there, we discuss how filmmakers have turned to visuals, symbols, and signs to bring their message and stories to the screen.