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Film & Media Studies Resources: Journals & Articles

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Selected journals for film & media studies

Canadian Journal of Film Studies
Cineaction
Cineaste
Canadian Journal of Film Studies
Cineaction
Cineaste
Publishes articles on the history, theory and criticism of film and television. Full text of Canadian Journal of Film Studies is available in JSTOR (to one year ago) and current issues of Canadian Journal of Film Studies are full text in EBSCO. Also available in print.
Prints essays, fiction, poetry, and book reviews, with occasional special issues on topics of contemporary interest and importance. Full text of Cineaction is available in EBSCO. Also in print.
Provides short papers related to the interpretation of prose and poetry. Full text of Cineaste is available in JSTOR (to four years ago) and current issues of Cineaste are full text in EBSCO. Also available in print.
Feminist Media Studies
Film & History
Film Comment
Feminist Media Studies
Film & History
Film Comment
Provides an international forum for leading scholarship in feminist studies in media and communication. Full text of Feminist Media Studies is available online.
Provides a venue for cross-disciplinary research on film and television. Full text of Film & History is available online.
Offers film criticism, history, and writing about film as an art, a medium, and an element of modern life. Full text of Film Comment is available online. Also in print.
Film Criticism
Film Journal International
Film Quarterly
Film Criticism
Film Journal International
Film Quarterly
Includes writing by film historians, theorists, and critics representing many different disciplines, cultures, and critical perspectives. Full text of Film Criticism is available online. Also in print.
Reports on international and US news with features on current production and industry-related news. Full text of Film Journal International is available online. Also in print.
Contains articles and interviews focusing on experimental, documentary, and special-interest films. Full text of Film Quarterly is available in JSTOR (to four years ago) and current issues of Film Quarterly are available online.
Filmfare
Interview
Journal of Film & Video
Filmfare
Interview
Journal of Film & Video
The English-language magazine about Bollywood cinema. In print at Jerome Library.
Features the latest fashion, art and film news. Full text of Interview is available online. Also in print in the Popular Culture Library.
Features scholarly articles on film and television history, theory and production. Full text of Journal of Film & Video is available in JSTOR (to 2015) and current issues of Journal of Film & Video are available online.
Literature Film Quarterly
19th Century Theatre & Film
Quarterly Review of Film & Video
Literature Film Quarterly
19th Century Theatre & Film
Quarterly Review of Film & Video
Focuses on the problems of adapting and transferring fiction and drama to film. Full text of Literature Film Quarterly is available online. Also in print.
Publishes research on all kinds of 19th century performance: theatre, early film, ‘pre-cinema’ optical and narrative forms, and illusions. Full text of 19th Century Theatre & Film is available online. Also in print.
Features critical, historical, and theoretical essays, book reviews, and interviews in the area of moving image studies including film, video, and digital imagery studies.Full text of Quarterly Review of Film & Video is available online.
Screen
Sight & Sound
Velvet Light Trap
Screen
Sight & Sound
Velvet Light Trap
Forum for the development of film and TV studies and cultural theory. Full text of Screen is available online.
Contains articles on contemporary and classic cinema from Hong Kong to Hollywood. Full text of Sight & Sound is available online. Also in print.
Features essays which explores alternative methodological approaches to the analysis of American film and television. Covers studies debate about critical theoretical and historical issues. Full text of Velvet Light Trap is available online.