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Main Articles

An eclectic selection of pieces not included in our dossier/ Una selección variada no incluida en el dossier: Mario Peixoto, E.T.A. Hoffmann…


New Filmmakers

From Minas Gerais, Brazil, a young filmmaker: Affonso Uchoa.

Misery - Edda Schönherz


Three conversations, three senses on cinema. Veronika Lišková, Jan Soldat and Stine Marie Jacobsen.


Dossier: Film Reviews

Our list of films about double and doppelgangers in films/ Una lista de películas sobre dobles y sus conceptos en el cine.


Book Reviews

Flickering Empire: How Chicago Invented the U.S. Film Industry is about the prolific and important early film industry in Chicago between 1896 and 1918.

desistfilm web log

Our live blog, in which we cover film festivals
and other ocurrences around the world


Our Top 50

Our own personal choices. Here are the results/ Nuestras elecciones personales. Aquí los resultados.


Issue 001

Another History in Experimentation: Cinema on the Periphery in Post Cold War Europe/ Cine de la periferia pos guerra fría en Europa.


Issue 002

Underground, independent and experimental Japanese cinema/ Cine experimental e independiente japonés