JUMP CUT
A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

Gambling, Gods and LSD
Cinephilia and the
travel film

Catherine Russell

Catherine Russell is Professor of Film Studies at Concordia University in Montreal, and Director of the PhD in Humanities Program. She is the author of Narrative Mortality: Death, Closure and New Wave Cinemas (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1985), and Experimental Ethnography: The Work of Film in the Age of Video (Durham NC: Duke University Press, 1999). Her book Naruse Mikio: Women and Japanese Modernity is forthcoming from Duke University Press.

Her home page is
http://cinema.concordia.ca/index.php/russell