The Latest

THE LATEST Movies

THE LATEST THINKING

Sources: 1

Peter Wollen obituary

Photo by: The Guardian

Film-maker and theorist whose groundbreaking textbook was instrumental in launching a new academic discipline Peter Wollen, who has died aged 81 after suffering from Alzheimer’s, did much to launch film studies in the UK and US. In 1967 the pioneering teacher Paddy Whannel invited him to join the British Film Institute’s education department, and while working there he wrote Signs and Meanings in the...

See article

THE LATEST THINKING

The opinions of THE LATEST’s guest contributors are their own.

Searching for TLT's ...

Video Site Tour

The Latest
The Latest

Subscribe to THE LATEST Newsletter.

The Latest
The Latest

Share this story through...

Separate multiple emails with commas. That's not a valid e-mail.