Geography of Film (Geog 425)
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The icons:

links to an RSS feed
links to access through UH Mānoa
links to files on Laulima site
links to an external website
links to open access materials

Key Sites

link Geog 425 Laulima page
link Geog 425 class blog
Wong Audio/Visual Center at Sinclair Library
Requesting media
Online Resources
Asian Feature Films


link The Doris Duke Theatre at the Honolulu Academy of Arts
link The Movie Museum in Kaimukī
link Consolidated Theatres: Angelika features and SpotlightAsia!
Hawai‘i/Pacific film & video database
link iFilm Connections: Asia & Pacific!
link Asia Pacific Films online film library
link Feature films at the Moving Image Archive
link Internet Movie Database (IMDb) local movies (& our films)
link Movies listings and trailers from iTunes

Critical Resources

Hamilton Library's Film Research Guide
UCLA Library's Film & Television Research Guide
link Movie Review Query Engine (MRQE)
Academy for Creative Media (ACM) at Mānoa
link Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPaS) Film Archive
link Film & History Resources
link Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) Resources
link Archived bibliography of Geographic Research on Film

Useful Software

ELAN transcription and annotation tool
link Front End Digital Media Workshop (at CNET)
HandBrake video transcoder
MacTheRipper DVD extractor
link VLC media player

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Online Journals

link Aether: the journal of media geography
link American Cinematographer
link Bright Lights Film Journal
Camera Obscura
Cinema Journal
link Eyecandy
Film Comment (from the Film Society of Lincoln Center)
Film Quarterly (older issues)
link Filmmaker Magazine
Journal of Film and Video
link Jump Cut
link Kinema: a journal for film and audiovisual media
New Cinemas: Journal of Contemporary Film
link Senses of Cinema
link Sight & Sound
link Transnational Cinemas
The Velvet Light Trap
Visual Anthropology
Visual Anthropology Review
Wide Angle
Wide Screen
Film journals at the International Index to the Performing Arts (IIPA)
International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF) Index to Film Periodicals
Film Literature Index (FLI) at Indiana U.
more journals listed at UC Berkeley library
more journals at Intellect Books &

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Tom Conley's (2007) Cartographic cinema
Berry & Farquhar's (2006) China on Screen: Cinema and Nation
Rosa Fregoso's (1993) Bronze screen : Chicana and Chicano film culture
Karl G. Heider's (1991) Indonesian Cinema : National Culture on Screen
Colin McGinn's (2005) Power of movies: How screen and mind interact
UC Press FIlm Titles

Film Geographers & Scholars

Stuart Aiken at SDSU
link David Bordwell
Jim Craine at CSU Northridge
Deborah P. Dixon at Aberystwyth U.
Christina Kennedy at Northern Arizona U.
Chris Lukinbeal at U. Arizona
Stefan Zimmermann at U. Mainz
Leo E. Zonn U. Texas

“The Industry”

Film Commisions:
Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) Locator
Hawaii Film Office
Honolulu Film Office
Kauai Film Commission
Maui County Film Office
Big Island Film Office
San Francisco Film Commission
Oregon Film Commission
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer / United Artists
Paramount Pictures
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Twentieth Century Fox Film
Universal Studios Filmmakers Destination
Walt Disney Company
Warner Brothers
Motion Picture Association of America
Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences


link Pacific Islanders in Communications
link Women in Filmmaking in Hawai‘i
link Society for Visual Anthropology (SVA)
link British Film Institute
link International Latino Film Society (San Francisco)

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link Slated (formerly B-Side) Festival Genius
link Festival List from Wikipedia
link Honolulu International Film Festival (HIFF)
link Diversity in Place Film Festival
link Festival Intl de Cine Expresión en Corto (Guanajuato)
link Muestra de Cine Mexicano / Guadalajara Intl Film Festival
link San Diego Latino Film Festival (SDLFF)

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Interesting maps

New York Times Peek Into Netflix Queues

Sites & Blogs

link Film in America: guide to US locations
Film Studies For Free
Information Literacy Weblog
link The Numbers — box office data
Research into Film
Tex[t]-Mex Galleryblog

Links to links

OSU Film Studies Resources

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