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Research interests

Film and Emotion, Collective Experience of the Cinema, Film Phenomenology, Film Style, Film-Philosophy, Motifs in Film, Genre Studies, Audience/Reception Studies


Cinematic Emotion in Horror Films and Thrillers. The Aesthetic Paradox of Pleasurable Fear (paperback edition)

Auslassen, Andeuten, Auffüllen. Der Film und die Imagination des Zuschauers

Collective Viewing. The Cinema and Affective Audience Interrelations

Toward a Poetics of Cinematic Disgust

A Plea for Mise en Esprit

Das sanfte Rauschen des Windes: Film und Naturschönheit

Im Käfig der Vergangenheit: Il Colibrì

Introduction: Film Ethics as Delivering the Goods

Packendes Dialogkino: Je verrai toujours vos visages

Saint Omer

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Laughter is a serious business

Delicious goosebumps: Why we're infatuated with fear