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“What happens when a scholar from UMW, a small public liberal arts university all too often…”

“What happens when a scholar from UMW, a small public liberal arts university all too often overlooked when it comes to scholarship, can turn a simple, free resource sharing site on Tumblr into a featured, popular news site read by tens of thousands of people daily?”

- Gulou or, Public Scholarship in the Digital Age | bavatuesdays (via bradk)

cinephilearchive: Alex Cox introduces The Parallax View on…



cinephilearchive:

Alex Cox introduces The Parallax View on Moviedrome in 1988.

By way of expounding conspiracy theory details regarding Richard Nagell’s claims about the JFK assassination in addition to other interconnected cases related to the film to be shown, British director Alex Cox provides a fitfully intriguing introduction to Alan J. Pakula’s paranoia thriller The Parallax View (1974) for Moviedrome, a cult movie showcase that aired on BBC2 which Cox hosted from 1988 to 1994. —Spencer Everhart, The Seventh Art

The Parallax View Original Draft screenplay by Lorenzo Semple Jr. (based on the novel by Loren Singer) [pdf]. (NOTE: For educational purposes only)

13 Ways of Looking at The Parallax View, Movietone News 34, August 1974.