Patent Liberation Front

THE PATENT LIBERATION FRONT reverse engineering patent archives The word patent originates from the Latin┬ápatere, which means “to lay open” (i.e., to make available for public inspection. This form of Intellectual Property originates from the perceived need to protect ideas so that the people who thought of them have first dibs on developing them. Fair …

Deleuze: towards a cinematic phenomenology

Deleuze: towards a cinematic phenomenology

Rather than figuring film as a text that is interpreted or an object structurally dissected, Deleuze suggests that film is best understood in terms of those elements unique to the medium: movement and temporality. Central to his approach are affects, percepts, and concepts: a fluid play of intensities, sensations and thought that disintegrates the distinction …