Discuss the difference between film as a medium and the cinema as a practice in contemporary culture. Explain how evolving digital technologies have altered the way in which movies are: 1) created, 2) distributed, and 3) exhibited, with a special emphasis on how media convergence has affected these categories. Your response should consider how these issues may or may not alter what constitutes “new media.”
Must be in MLA Format and include Works Cited. This is a final examination, NOT a research paper. The essay must demonstrate your understanding of specific assigned readings (“Converging Media” by John Pavlik, Third Edition) and class lectures.