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The following uncollected articles have been published since 2006 in New Review of Film and Television Studies. They are in Adobe PDF form, and are mostly formatted as I presented them to  the journal, before the production layout artists got to work on them.


The Shape of 1959  vol. 7, No. 4 2009      >  Download

Reaction Time: How To Edit Movies  vol. 9, No. 3, 2011    >  Download

The Shape of 1939  vol.11, No 2, 2013     >  Download

The Shape of 1979 vol.12, No 4, 2014     > Download

The Exact Remake: Statistical Style Analysis of 6 Hollywood Films vol.14, No 4, 2016   > Download

The Style of Ingmar Bergman’s Films vol 18, No 2, 2020   > Download


and the following is an updated version of Reaction Time, with more films included. An intermediate version of it is on the Cinemetrics website, but this version is the most recent.

How They Cut Dialogue Scenes    > Download

My most recent article has been published online on 21 May 2021 as an Advanced Article€¯ in Digital Scholarship in the  Humanities

The end of the Great Speed-Up -- and after   >  Download