A REFLECTION: Dead Ringers (Cronenberg, 1989)

Davis’ The Desiring Image interweaves an argument which seeks to broaden the category of queer cinema beyond classifiable gay cinema, and dislodge automatic relations within sex, gender and desire through cinematic form and structure. Notably describing the ‘first generation’ of New Queer Cinema, this view unfolds itself towards the view that desire should be an examination outside the norms of heteronormative cinema. David Cronenberg’s Dead … Continue reading A REFLECTION: Dead Ringers (Cronenberg, 1989)

Top 10 Films of 2015 (Also… a hearty welcome!)

Welcome to The Social Film Network! I thought it would be a nice way to introduce the creation of this film blog by outlining some of my favourite films from 2015. This website has been in the making for a while now, but after a year or so of procrastination, I am back and determined to start writing and continue watching as many films as … Continue reading Top 10 Films of 2015 (Also… a hearty welcome!)