Features:

NECSUS Editorial Board

Editorial Necsus

S. 1-3

Hanich, Julian

The journeys of a film phenomenologist: An interview with Vivian Sobchack on being and becoming

S. 5-17

del Río, Elena

La Grande Bellezza: Adventures in transindividuality

S. 19-36

Yeqi, Zhu

Intertextuality, cybersubculture, and the creation of an alternative public space: ‘Danmu’ and film viewing on the Bilibili.com website, a case study

S. 37-54

Kindinger, Evangelia

The ghost is just a metaphor: Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak, nineteenth-century female gothic, and the slasher

S. 55-71

Wartenberg, Thomas E.

Providing evidence for a philosophical claim: The Act of Killing and the banality of evil

S. 73-90


Special section: #Dress

Bruno, Giuliana

Dressing the surface

S. 91-97

Joseph, Frances

Redressing perspectives: Mediation, embodiment, and materiality in digital fashion and smart textiles

S. 99-122

Gmiterková, Šárka;Papežová, Miroslava

Only a groomed woman deserves her name: Fashion, emancipation, and stardom in the Czechoslovak film musical The Lady of the Lines

S. 123-141

Freda, Isabelle

Womanliness as animal masquerade

S. 143-158

Baronian, Marie-Aude

The dress is the screen: Dancing fashion, dancing media

S. 159-180


Festival reviews:

edited by Marijke de Valck and Skadi Loist

Seixas, Mariana Medeiros

Mapping the fashion film festival landscape: Fashion, film, and the digital age

S. 181-188

van der Linden, Janneke

Fashion film festivals: Shifting perspectives on fashion in one of the world’s dirtiest industries

S. 189-196

Richards, Stuart

Breaking down the tribes: Opening night films at Frameline and Sydney Mardi Gras Film Festival

S. 197-203

Smyth, Sarah

Topophilic tendencies at Birmingham’s Flatpack Film Festival

S. 205-216


Exhibition reviews:

edited by Miriam de Rosa and Leo Goldsmith

Chefranova, Oksana

Promenade through the theatre of illusion: Dioramas in Palais de Tokyo

S. 217-232

Sinnige, Sanne

Urban Now: City Life in Congo

S. 233-242

Brasiskis, Lukas

Whose perspective is this? A few thoughts on Eija-Liisa Ahtila’s Studies on the Ecology of Drama

S. 243-248


Book reviews:

edited by Lavinia Brydon and Victoria Pastor-González

Strohmaier, Alena

A new era of Maghrebi-French cinema: Two perspectives

S. 249-256

Zeeuw, Daniël de

Social Media – New Masses / Updating to Remain the Same

S. 257-267

Bianchi, Pietro

Marx at the Movies / Cartographies of the Absolute

S. 269-274


Audiovisual essay

guest edited by Volker Pantenburg

Pantenburg, Volker

Towards an alternative history of the video essay: Westdeutscher Rundfunk, Cologne

S. 275-280

Pantenburg, Volker

TELEKRITIK: Über Song of Ceylon

S. 281-285

Pantenburg, Volker

TELEKRITIK: Über zwei Filme von Peter Nestler

S. 287-290

Pantenburg, Volker

Fritz Lang (1974/1990)

S. 291-294