CFP: European Cinema (3/24/06; 6/30/06-7/2/06)

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European Cinema Research Forum (ECRF) Annual Conference

to be held this year at

University of Wales, Swansea

This year's theme:

"Films Without Frontiers"

Papers are invited on the topics of:

Film and European national/regional identity; Language and culture in
European cinemas; European ‘dialogues’ with Hollywood; European
cinema as World cinema; European cinema and its eastern and southern
neighbours; Cinema and Globalization: European dimensions;
Contemporary European film: film style and form; Art cinema/popular
cinema; Minority cinemas in European nations; Images of Europe in
World cinemas; The ‘star system’ in Europe; The role of the festival
and the changing shape of the European distribution network; Cinema
funding and the European Union; Audiences for European cinema?

Papers are especially welcomed for panels on the following topics:


Extended Deadline : Please submit a brief (2-300 word) abstract by 24
March 2006 to the organisers:

For panels on Adaptation, Music and New Technologies:
Elaine Canning (

For all other papers:
Owen Evans (

For general enquiries and other information:
Rob Stone (


Gwenno Ffrancon (

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