Visualising data in digital cinema studies: more than just going through the motions?

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dc.contributor.author Verhoeven, Deb
dc.date.accessioned 2018-05-03T10:24:25Z
dc.date.available 2018-05-03T10:24:25Z
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier.citation Verhoeven, D. (2016) 'Visualising data in digital cinema studies: more than just going through the motions?', Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media, 11, pp. 92–104. en
dc.identifier.issued 11
dc.identifier.startpage 92
dc.identifier.endpage 104
dc.identifier.issn 2009-4078
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/6001
dc.description.abstract This article examines the critical role visualisation plays for digital cinema studies and proposes that cinema studies has an equally critical role to play in evaluating and developing visualisation methods. The article reflects on work undertaken in the Kinomatics Project, a multidisciplinary study that explores, analyses and visualises the industrial geometry of motion pictures and which is one of the first “big data” studies of contemporary cultural diffusion. Its examination of global film flow rests on a large dataset of showtime information comprising more than 330 million records that describe every film screening in forty-eight countries over a thirtymonth period as well as additional aggregated box-office data. en
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Film and Screen Media, University College Cork en
dc.relation.uri http://www.alphavillejournal.com/Issue11/ArticleVerhoeven.pdf
dc.rights © 2016, The Author(s) en
dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/
dc.subject Digital cinemastudies en
dc.subject Visualisation en
dc.subject Kinomatics Project en
dc.subject Motion pictures en
dc.subject Industrial geometry en
dc.subject Big data en
dc.subject Contemporary cultural diffusion en
dc.subject Global film flow en
dc.subject Dataset en
dc.subject Showtime information en
dc.title Visualising data in digital cinema studies: more than just going through the motions? en
dc.type Article (peer-reviewed) en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Deb Verhoeven, Deakin University en
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dc.description.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.journaltitle Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media en


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