Film Studies Publications


Research within Film Studies Publications explores the art of cinema from a multidisciplinary perspective, examining the history of film, visual and musical components and gender and sexuality.


Submissions from 1999

The Curse of the Law: The Decalogue, Paul Coates

“The inner life is the only thing that interests me”: A Conversation with Krzysztof Kieślowski, Paul Coates

Ultimate Concern, Paul Coates

Women in Kieślowski’s late films, Paul Coates

Krzysztof Kieslowski’s Double Life of Veronica and Trois Couleurs - Escape from Politics?, Janina Falkowska


Alien Cryptographies: The View from Queer, Wendy Gay Pearson

Submissions from 1998

1915-1925: Alegoria, realizm, Mr. Griffith i Mr. Keaton, Paul Coates


Le Mépris: Women, Statues, Gods, Paul Coates

History and the Unconscious: The Horsehair Ring and Europa, Paul Coates

Introduction, Paul Coates

Kieślowski, Goethe, i kolor który zmienił świat, Paul Coates

Religion, Spirituality and Moral Dilemmas in the Films of Eastern European Filmmakers, Janina Falkowska

Workshop Proceedings: Film, History and Visual Memory, Janina Falkowska


Imaging Canada: The Singing Mountie and Other Commodifications of Nation, Christopher Gittings


Re-visioning Emily of New Moon: Televisual Family Melodrama for the Nation, Christopher Gittings

‘Have You Considered a Gun?’: Reading Due South as Ironic Commentary on the American Cop Hero, Wendy Gay Pearson


Vanishing Acts II: Queer Reading(s) of Timothy Findley’s Headhunter and Not Wanted on the Voyage, Wendy Gay Pearson

Submissions from 1997


Protecting the Exotic: Atom Egoyan and Fantasy, Paul Coates

Usuwanie sie w cien: wcielenia Kieślowskiego, Paul Coates

Walls and Frontiers: Polish Cinema’s Portrayal of Polish-Jewish Relations, Paul Coates

American and European Voices in the Films of European Filmmakers Wim Wenders, Percy Adlon and Aki Kaurismaki, Janina Falkowska

Constructing a Scots-Canadian Ground: History and Cultural Translation in Alice Munro, Chris Gittings

Submissions from 1996


Forms of the Polish Intellectual’s Self-Criticism: Revisiting Ashes and Diamonds with Andrzejewski and Wajda, Paul Coates


The Sense of an Ending: Reflections on Kieślowski’s Trilogy, Paul Coates

The Political Films of Andrzej Wajda, Janina Falkowska