JUMP CUT
A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

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Soecters of film: new nostalgia films and Hollywood’s digital transition

 

Jason Sperb

Jason Sperb is a lecturer of Film and Media Studies in the Department of Radio/Television/Film at Northwestern University. He is the author of Flickers of Film: Nostalgia in the Time of Digital Cinema (Rutgers, 2015), Blossoms and Blood: Postmodern Media Culture and the Films of Paul Thomas Anderson (Texas, 2013) and Disney’s Most Notorious Film: Race, Convergence and the Hidden Histories of Song of the South (Texas, 2012). He also blogs at Jamais Vu
www.lightpalimpsest.blogspot.com.