Creeping, drinking, dying: the cinematic portal and the microscopic world of the twentieth-century cell.

@article{Landecker2011CreepingDD,
  title={Creeping, drinking, dying: the cinematic portal and the microscopic world of the twentieth-century cell.},
  author={Hannah Landecker},
  journal={Science in context},
  year={2011},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={381-416}
}
Film scholars have long posed the question of the specificity of the film medium and the apparatus of cinema, asking what is unique to cinema, how it constrains and enables filmmakers and audiences in particular ways that other media do not. This question has rarely been considered in relation to scientific film, and here it is posed within the specific… CONTINUE READING