Researcher page: Michael Chanan

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About the researcher: Michael Chanan

Title: Professor of Film & Video

Phone: 0208 392 5043


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Research interests:

Latin American cinema; documentary theory and practice; film music and the soundtrack; social history of music; early cinema; film and politics; ‘third cinema’; an ecclectic range of individual directors such as Buñuel, Huston; Kiarostami; Loach; Renoir.

Teaching interests:

Course Leader of MA Documentary Practices. Supervising research students in Argentine cinema; the film soundtrack; documentary practice; and music and memory

- folder: Research

Economic Conditions of Cinema in Latin America

On Documentary: The Zapruder Quotient

The Reuters Factor

The changing geography of third cinema