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Digital Humanities Conference – 8-11 July 2014

We will be presenting our research at the upcoming leading international conference in Digital Humanities in Lausanne, Switzerland this July. Our research will focus on the tracking of films at a global scale and the relationship between remittances and film distribution. For information about the conference and program see the conference website. ABSTRACT: Kinomatics: big […]

NECS – 19-21 June 2014

The Kinomatics team will be presenting at the upcoming NECS (European Network for Cinema and Media Studies) conference in Milan, Italy. For details on the conference and presentation times see the Conference Program. Deb Verhoeven, together with Richard Maltby, will be discussing the challenges and opportunities that big cinema data offers both traditional film studies […]

US Summer Box Office

The US has experienced it’s most successful box office summer (although this hasn’t been without it’s share of failures). This summer has been of particular interest due to the strong international presence contributing to the box office results. The international market is a growing market for Hollywood – impacting on the types of films produced, […]

Single Screen Cinemas

A map of all cinema venues in our Global Movie Screenings database. The light green points are single screen venues whilst the dark green points are multiple screen venues (two screens or greater). You can see that there is still a strong presence of single screen cinema venues around the world. This visualisation is produced […]