7th International Conference of the Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image
University of Copenhagen, June 24-27, 2009
The Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image is an interdisciplinary organization made up of scholars interested in the analysis of film and other moving-image media. To learn more or become a member, see http://www.scsmi-online.org/
The conference featured a screening of Antichrist (2009) and question and answer session with Lars von Trier. In the first part (7 minutes), Peter Schepelern, a Danish Trier scholar, acts as an interviewer, and in the second part (50 minutes), conference guests ask Trier about Antichrist, including theme, imagery, working with actors, influences, editing principles, etc.
University of Copenhagen hosted the 7th Conference, which was sponsored by Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, The National Research Council, and The Carlsberg Foundation.