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Cinema Expanded: Avant-Garde Film in the Age of Intermedia

Jonathan Walley


Cinema Expanded: Avant-Garde Film in the Age of Intermedia is a comprehensive historical survey of expanded cinema from the mid-1960s to the present. It offers an historical and theoretical revision of the concept of expanded cinema, placing it in the context of avant-garde/experimental film history rather than the history of new media, intermedia, or multimedia. The book argues that while expanded cinema has taken an incredible variety of forms (including moving image installation, multi-screen films, live cinematic performance, light shows, shadow plays, computer-generated images, video art, ... More

Keywords: expanded cinema, avant-garde film, experimental film, moving image art, intermedia, new media, medium specificity

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780190938635
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190938635.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jonathan Walley, author
Associate Professor of Film, Denison University

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