Stoffel Debuysere’s thesis manuscript entitled Figures of Dissent. Cinema of Politics / Politics of Cinema. Selected Correspondences and Conversations can now be found on the website of the Ghent University. The thesis includes correspondences and conversations with among others Jacques Rancière, John Akomfrah, Pedro Costa and Evan Calder Williams.
Undaunted by a commission to make a film about his mentors and aesthetic exemplars, the filmmaking team of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet, Costa records with great sensitivity and insight the exacting process by which the two re-edit their film Sicilia!, discussing and arguing over eac