CLOSE UP

Understanding Man with a Movie Camera
Anne Nesbet

ARTICLES

When the Ear Dreams: Dolby Digital and the Imagination of Sound
Vivian Sobchack

The Amateur’s Lightning Rod: DV Documentary in Postsocialist China
Yiman Wang

The Grand Style
Jean-Pierre Geuens

REVIEWS

In the Cut
Douglas Park and Dawn Dietrich

Hero
Jia-xuan Zhang

ANNUAL FILM BOOK SURVEY, PART I

Cover photo: “Rain” from Dolby Digital Sound; (inset) Tony Leung and Maggie Cheung in Hero