Culture Crossroads
Journal of the Research Centre at the Latvian Academy of Culture

Culture Crossroads is an international peer-reviewed journal published by the Research Centre of the Latvian Academy of Culture. The goal of Culture Crossroads is to develop and expand theoretical and methodological approaches to the research of art and creativity with emphasis on the potential of a variety of disciplines and interdisciplinarity. The main focus of the publication is on the interaction of cultural, artistic and creative processes as well as the synergy between them and other domains of national economy, politics and social life. It is targeted on the most topical issues and discussion points in culture studies and arts. The publication is open to research in the fields of ethnology, theory of culture, semiotics, cultural anthropology, museology, cultural heritage, management of culture, sociology of culture and art, cultural economics (including creative industries), cultural politics, audio-visual art, performing arts, dance, theory of literature, musicology, law, linguistics, or other domains of culture studies and arts.


Culture Crossroads, vol. 18 (2021)

Editorial

CONTENT

INTRODUCTION

Phd cand. Zance Balčus

Articles

SILENCE AND SPEECH IN FILM NARRATIVE STRUCTURE: LAILA PAKALNIŅA’S “THE SHOE” AND DĀVIS SĪMANIS’ “EXILED”

Dr. philol. Sanda Rapa, Mg. philol, PhD cand. Jana Taperte

NORDIC NOIR INNOVATIONS – “FOLLOW THE MONEY” AND “THIN ICE”

Professor emerita Gunhild Agger

THE LOST TRADITION OF MAKING QUALITY SERIES. LATVIAN CASE

Dr.art. Dita Rietuma

CREATING NEW SENSIBILITY IN LITHUANIAN DOCUMENTARY CINEMA: “ACID FOREST” AND “ANIMUS ANIMALIS” (A STORY ABOUT PEOPLE, ANIMALS AND THINGS)

MA in Film Studies Mantė Valiūnaitė

FILMMAKERS AS ONSCREEN CHARACTERS IN RECENT LATVIAN DOCUMENTARY CINEMA

PhD cand. Zane Balčus

THE MODALITY OF MELODRAMA AND DOCUMENTARY: JURIS PODNIEKS’ FILM “IS IT EASY TO BE YOUNG?” (1986)

Mg.art. Daniela Zacmane

DISCUSSION: JURIS PODNIEKS AND THE CONSTELLATIONS OF TIMES

ISSN: 2500-9974