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In goals start tasks: the movies of Patricio Guzmán through Max Nelson
Wild issues: The unusual Cinema of Jack Garfein by means of Kate Rennebohm
The motion picture Chaser: Charles Willeford on movie via Sean Rogers
Joyce Wieland: be aware of Mouth via Samuel l. a. France
Implications of a Totality: Frames for the movies of Joseph Bernard by means of Phil Coldiron
Cock and Bull tales: Miguel Gomes on Arabian Nights by way of Mark Peranson
Digging for heritage: Corneliu Porumboiu at the Treasure through Adam Cook
Strip Tease: Peter Tscherkassky and The beautiful Corpus through Daniel Kasman
Cannes 2015: My God, It’s packed with Stars! through Mark Peranson
Italians overseas: formative years, Mia Madre, story of stories, the opposite part via Celluloid Liberation Front
The murderer by way of Jordan Cronk
Son of Saul by way of Richard Porton
Cemetery of Splendour by means of Kong Rithdee
Sleeping tremendous through Jason Anderson
Love by means of Blake Williams
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Canadiana: Canada’s All-Time best Ten via Adam Nayman
Deaths of Cinema: Manoel de Oliveira via Michael Sicinski
Film/Art: Marcel Broodthaers and Albert Serra by means of Andréa Picard
Global Discoveries on DVD by means of Jonathan Rosenbaum
Exploded View: Gregory Markopoulos via Chuck Stephens
Mad Max: Fury street through Christoph Huber
Eden via Angelo Muredda
Poet on a business journey by means of Tony Rayns
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Pratesi, ‘Appunti per una storia dell’evoluzione del notariato’, in Pratesi, Tra carte e notai (Rome, 1992), pp. 521–35. Of Farfa’s non-ducal/royal charters to 787, sixty-one (59 per cent) were written in the local civitas-centre of Rieti and a further four at the ducal civitas of Spoleto, twenty at Farfa itself, and nineteen at settlements below the level of the civitas: Zielinski, Studien, p. 206, n. 386. These figures are not untypical. 29 Power and Patronage in Early Medieval Italy the ‘public’) into the process of redaction.
Bougard, La justice dans le royaume d’Italie de la fin du VIIIe sie`cle au de´but du XIe sie`cle (Rome, 1995), p. 70. There is evidence that by the ninth century some scribes at least were paid for their writing: MGH Capit. II, no. 201, c. 832). 28 Introduction more negative view of state oversight, there is no need to suppose any routine public recognition for scribes in the eighth and ninth centuries. 118 Thus there was a flexible situation in the eighth century in which many different people could write documents.