Emeritus Faculty

Tom Gunning

Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, Department Cinema and Media Studies, Department of Art History, and the College.
International early and silent cinema; American avant-garde cinema; Hollywood film genres; film and narrative theory; classical film theory; film and still photography; Japanese cinema; early cinema and the experience of modernity; directors' styles (especially, Lang, Griffith, Von Sternberg, Hitchcock, Godard, Bresson, Borzage); Film historiography; Film exhibition and spectatorship; Modernist cinema of the twenties (Soviet, French, and German)

Yuri Tsivian

William Colvin Professor, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, Department of Art History, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Department of Comparative Literature, and the College;
History of film and film styles; film and Russian/Soviet art; filmmakers Dziga Vertov; Sergei Eisenstein; old versus new media; gesture and performance; film editing: history, theory and practice

Rebecca West

William R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Service Professor Emerita, Department of Romance Languages & Literatures, Cinema & Media Studies, and the College.