The name Walter Ruttmann recalls enthralling and controversial contexts. A pioneer of experimental film, whose Berlin: Symphony of a Great City is still seen as the quintessential urban documentary of the 1920s, Ruttmann also worked extensively in advertising and other commissioned film genres throughout the 1920s and 30s.
La professeur Haidee Wasson a reçu le prix Peter Morris remis au meilleur article publié dans la Revue Canadienne d'Études Cimématographiques pour son essai "The Other Small Screen: Moving Images at New York's World Fair, 1939" qu'on retrouve dans le numéro 21.1 sorti en 2012. L'annonce a été faite au colloque de l'Association Canadienne des études cinématographiques. Bravo Haidee !
Christian Metz is remembered today as having almost single-handedly transformed the culture of film studies. This widely held view was summarized by one commentator, who wrote that “with Metz a new research paradigm is born, as well as a new generation of scholars.