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Screenworks 10.1

Experiencing the Filmpoem

by Susannah Ramsay (2020)

https://doi.org/10.37186/swrks/10.1/7

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce the publication of our seventh entry in Screenworks Volume 10.1, Susannah Ramsay's Experiencing the Filmpoem: A Film-Phenomenological Inquiry, https://doi.org/10.37186/swrks/10.1/7  

Experiencing the Filmpoem presents five short experimental films which evoke multi-sensorial experiences for the viewer through visceral combinations of lens manipulation, camera movement and rhythmic editing. For Ramsay, filmpoems are a synthesis of these experimental techniques with poetic narration and soundscapes which constitute a deeply personal, expressive form of filmmaking. Her written statement contextualises this practice with historical insights and outlines her exhibition strategies for the work which aim to produce a reciprocal relationship between the artwork, the screening space and the viewer to provide an embodied experience.

Volume 10.1 is an open "rolling" volume which means we are accepting practice-research submissions on any subject throughout this academic year. More information and guidelines can be found online at our submissions page: http://screenworks.org.uk/submissions  

Please feel free to get in touch directly if you have any questions about the journal or submission process.

Best wishes to everyone in this difficult time!

Alex Nevill

Associate Editor of Screenworks

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Alexander Nevill, M.F.A., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Cinema
San Francisco State University
www.alexnevill.com

Associate Editor
Screenworks

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Ramsay, Susannah
Experiencing the Filmpoem.
Screenworks 10,1 (2020).
https://doi.org/10.37186/swrks/10.1/7