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Posts published by “Troy Bordun”

I’m a recent graduate of the Cultural Studies PhD program. My research includes contemporary film, film theory, and the history of moving-image pornography. In addition to writing for Arthur, this semester I’m teaching in the Cultural Studies department (Intro to Integrated Arts) and Continuing Education (Writing Short Film Scripts). I also work at the Trend (come say hi!), among other small jobs as they come up.

Dylan Cree: Taking the serious comically

On September 30th, Traill College hosted a multi-projection installation by filmmaker Dylan Cree. To Conference: Faux in Perpetuity and Of Pornology straddle comedy, documentary, and cultural theory in an effort…

Dylan Cree’s work comes to Traill

On Wednesday, September 30th, I am curating a video installation by filmmaking and PhD candidate Dylan Cree (Communication Studies, Simon Fraser University) at Traill College. The aim of To Conference:…

A Brief History of Moving-Image Pornography up to 1972

Trent Film Society is excited to present an exhibition of moving-image pornography up to 1972. This event will be held at Artspace (378 Aylmer Street) from Thursday, August 28 to…

Trent Film Society Presents: Paradise: Love

Kenya. A 50-year-old Austrian woman. Beach Boys and sex tourism. Racism, sexism, exploitation. Hakuna Matata, no problem. Ulrich Seidl has a very particular filmmaking method. He and Veronika Franz pen…

Trent Film Society Presents: Frances Ha

Director Noah Baumbach (director of The Squid and the Whale [2005] with Jesse Eisenberg, and screenwriter for Wes Anderson pictures The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou [2004] and Fantastic Mr.…

Trent Film Society presents: Audition

I noted in last week’s article on Martin Doepner’s Rouge Sang (2013) that in the horror-thriller film, a woman’s revenge on an individual man, or number of men, is a…

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