Critical Writing Index

Jennet Thomas in conversation with Kyran Joughin

by Jennet Thomas and Kyran Joughin

Moving Image Review & Art Journal (MIRAJ), 2016, v. 5, no. 1&2, pp. 186-203

A conversation between Jennet Thomas and Jyran Joughin, followed by an introduction that investigates the definition of Exploding Cinema within the context where Jennet Thomas founded this movement in 1992. Along with the comparison to other sci-fi films during the period of 1970s and 1980s, she talks about the practices and methodologies that she applied in the film The Unspeakable Freedom Device. She also discusses her installation at Grundy Gallery and the book form which came after the film.

ITEM 2016.030 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

The Unspeakable Freedom DeviceJennet Thomas

The Stone TapeNigel Kneales

The Real Hamster FilmJennet Thomas

Return of the Black Tower (after John Smith)Jennet Thomas