SCSMI2017 Helsinki has ended
The annual conference of the Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image (SCSMI) welcomes you to the Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland, June 11th – 14th, 2017

SCSMI2017 Helsinki program is under construction and changes are to occur. Meanwhile you may complete your personal information with a photo and some tags, so the other attendees and speakers will get to know more of you and your interests, and vice versa.

Go to registration or check practical information about accommodation etc. at http://scsmi2017.aalto.fi/

Steve Vidler

Australian Film Television & Radio School
Steve Vidler is a screenwriter, director, script developer and educator, currently lecturing and researching at AFTRS. His PhD thesis “The Words That Make Pictures Move: an implicit theory of viewer empathy in the tacit knowledge of expert screenwriters” explored the extent to which embodied cognition governs both the creation and reception of screen narratives. His ongoing research is concerned with empirical testing of the specific forms and devices employed by expert filmmakers.