Book Description:

What does it mean for film and video to be experimental? In this collection of essays framed by the concept "ex-"-meaningfrom, outside,andno longer-Akira Mizuta Lippit explores the aesthetic, technical, and theoretical reverberations of avant-garde film and video.Ex-Cinemais a sustained reflection on the ways in which experimental media artists move outside the conventions of mainstream cinema and initiate a dialogue on the meaning of cinema itself.

eISBN: 978-0-520-95391-8
Subjects: Film Studies