Merata Mita (1942-2010) and the Idea of an Accented Pacific Cinema
Konrad Ng / University of Hawai’i at Mānoa (3)
A view into the world of indigenous filmmaking through the life of Merata Mita including reflections on an “accented” approach to Pacific cinema.
Chop Shop, Music Supervision and The Recording Industry’s Possible Futures
Kyle Barnett / Bellarmine University
An analysis of the role of the “music supervisor” in contemporary multimedia American recording industry practices.
Are Canadians taking over Hollywood? Is Canada trying to infiltrate the entertainment industry from within? Colin Tait investigates the “Canadian Conspiracy.”
De-racializing “Deadbeat Dads:” Paternal Involvement in MTV’s Teen Mom
Samuel Jay / University of Denver
A look at MTV’s Teen Mom and how the show transforms the image of “deadbeat dads.”