Time, Memory and Time Travel in Chris Marker’s ‘La Jetée’

'Time, memory and time travel in Chris Marker's 'La Jetée'' by Canaan Perry. Suggested citation below article. Chris Marker’s 1962 photo-roman La Jetée utilizes the well established science fiction narrative convention of time travel as a vehicle for exploring dimensions of the human psyche and condition. The text can thus be read as a personal and… Continue reading Time, Memory and Time Travel in Chris Marker’s ‘La Jetée’

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An Exploration of Time and Memory in George Lucas’ ‘American Graffiti’

'An Exploration of Time and Memory in George Lucas' 'American Graffiti'' by Canaan Perry. Suggested citation below article. George Lucas’s American Graffiti (1973) is a film that was made in the wake of popular American movies like Easy Rider (1969) which was about and for a young audience. After the closing of the big American film… Continue reading An Exploration of Time and Memory in George Lucas’ ‘American Graffiti’