Journal article

Traces of the New in the Old: Distribution and Exhibition in Early and Late Film Culture


Journal of Australasian Cinema | Routledge, Taylor and Francis | Published : 2016


Screen Australia’s report Beyond the Box Office: Understanding Audiences in a Multi Screen World (2011) identifies the resilience of established access points for distribution and exhibition despite expanding access to new avenues of engagement with screen content and participation with digital screens (2011: 2). Whilst much research seems to respond to a perceived threat about the open windows and unmapped territories of the digital signalling the demise of celluloid film culture, the broader spectrum of multimedia forms creating deep and broad audience engagement are not specific to the new millennium. One hundred years ago a collection of early experiments in cinema - The Corrick Collecti..

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