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André Gaudreault

  • On 19 November 2018

André Gaudreault

Director of TECHNÈS / Researcher

Full professor, Département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques, Université de Montréal

André Gaudreault is a professor in the Département d’histoire de l’art et d’études cinématographiques at the Université de Montréal and Canada Research Chair in Cinema and Media Studies, under whose aegis he founded in 2016 the Laboratoire CinéMédias, comprised of PRAGM/e (Programme de recherche sur l’archéologie et la généalogie du montage/editing), GRAFICS (Groupe de recherche sur l’avènement et la formation des institutions cinématographique et scénique), the TECHNÈS International Research Partnership on Cinema Technology and the Observatoire du cinéma au Québec. A renown historian of early cinema and pioneer of film narratology, his current research is focused on the advent of editing, the broadcasting of operas in movie theatres, the archaeology of technological innovations in cinema, and the impact of the digital revolution on media. His publications include From Plato to Lumière: Narration and Monstration in Literature and Cinema (2009 [1988]) and Film and Attraction: From Kinematography to Cinema (2011 [2008]). He is also co-author of The End of Cinema? A Medium in Crisis in the Digital Age (2015 [2013]) with Philippe Marion, and Le récit cinématographique. Films et séries télévisées (1990 and 2017) with François Jost.

Université de Montréal

Articles

Meeting around the online Encyclopedia of film techniques
Images from the round table Jean-Pierre Beauviala (1937-2019): ingénieur, inventeur, artiste
André Gaudreault (director, TECHNÈS, Université de Montréal) – Présentation du partenariat international de recherche TECHNÈS
Technès Dossier : approches technologiques, questions esthétiques et histoire sans noms in A History of Cinema Without Names II: Contexts and Practical Applications
Techniques et technologies du cinéma : Modalités, usages et pratiques des dispositifs cinématographiques à travers l’histoire
Techniques Dossier. Introduction: TECHNÈS in A History of Cinema Without Names III: New Research Paths and Methodological Glosses,
« Technès » Dossier. In Exposing the Moving Image: the Cinematic Medium across World Fairs, Art Museums, and Cultural Exhibitions
Filmed interviews for the Encyclopaedia of Cinema Techniques and Technologies
André Gaudreault, Winner of the 2018 Killam Prize for the humanities
Doctoral conference: Cinéma et machines
International conference: Cinéma et portabilité
TECHNÈS at FilmForum 2018
VIDEOS: TECHNÈS panel discussion and lecture by Jeffrey Schnapp
TECHNÈS panel discussion at the 73rd FIAF Congress
Il Cinema Ritrovato: TECHNÈS panel discussion
Panel Discussion «Sur le cinéma et ses techniques: le projet TECHNÈS»