By Alex Ling
Alex Ling employs the philosophy of Alain Badiou to reply to the query valuable to all critical movie scholarship: 'can cinema be thought?' Treating this question on 3 degrees, the writer first asks if we will be able to particularly imagine what cinema is, at an ontological point. Secondly, he investigates even if cinema can really imagine for itself; that's, even if it really is really 'artistic'. eventually, he explores in what methods we will reconsider the results of the truth that cinema thinks. In answering those questions, the writer makes use of famous motion pictures ranging to demonstrate Badiou's philosophy and to contemplate the ways that his paintings might be prolonged, critiqued and reframed with appreciate to the medium of cinema.
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