Lars Kristensen

Lars Kristensen is a Senior Lecturer in Media Arts, Aesthetics and Narration at the University of Skövde where he teaches film history, dramaturgy and game analysis. His research focuses on Eastern European filmmaking and Marxist approaches to moving images. Current research topics include bicycle cinema, Marxism and the intersection between computer games and fine art. He is the editor of Art and Game Obstruction (Rojal 2016) and Postcommunist Film – Russia, Eastern Europe and World Culture (Routledge, 2012), and co-editor of three essay collections on Marx and the moving image. He regularly reviews Russian films on the website KinoKultura and his articles has appeared in academic journals like Studies in Eastern European Cinema, Games and Culture and Eleven Thesis.