Distributor: Kino Lorber
The 11/13 screening will be followed by a discussion with Dr. Meredith C. Ward of Johns Hopkins University.
Dr. Meredith C. Ward is a film and media historian and theorist, with a specialty in sound and sound media. She received her Ph.D from the Screen Cultures Program at Northwestern University, where she wrote her dissertation, Chatter, Reverberation, and the Static in the System: Noise in American Cinema Culture.” This work won the 2016 Society for Cinema and Media Studies Dissertation Award for the best dissertation submitted to the international organization for film and media scholars. Her forthcoming book, also entitled The Static in the System, is under contract with The University of California Press and is anticipated in 2018.