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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Mental States and Narrative Line in ‘Brief Encounter’ and ‘The Red Shoes’

'Mental States and Narrative Line in 'Brief Encounter' and 'The Red Shoes'' by Canaan Perry. Suggested citation below article. Although films have other significant properties, most prominently sound and music, they are by nature a visual medium[1] which can be utilised to graphically depict mental and psychological states. However, much like the way we perceive our… Continue reading Mental States and Narrative Line in ‘Brief Encounter’ and ‘The Red Shoes’