Talk: A Stitch in Time: Cinematic Editing as Time Travel

11.00AM Sun 11 Aug 2019 (1hr)
GOMA | Cinema A | Free


It is not futuristic scientists but the film editor who sends us ricocheting through time in 12 Monkeys 1995 and La Jetée 1962. Professor Jane Stadler, QUT, will explore how editing is the art of suture, with each cut mended by an invisible stitch in time. It extends, compresses, distorts and elides cinematic temporality.