Robert Sinnerbrink

Associate Professor

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1992 …2020

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Research Outputs

2020

Truths in documentary

Sinnerbrink, R., 23 Jan 2020, In : European Legacy.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2019

Art philosophy: Ai Weiwei's Forever (2003)

Sinnerbrink, R., Jan 2019, In : Curator. 62, 1, p. 45-52 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Film and ethics

Sinnerbrink, R., 2019, Philosophy and film: bridging divides. Rawls, C., Neiva, D. & Gouveia, S. S. (eds.). New York ; London: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 185-205 21 p. (Routledge research in aesthetics; no. 10).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Filmosophy/film as philosophy

Sinnerbrink, R., 2019, The Palgrave handbook of the philosophy of film and motion pictures. Carroll, N., Di Summa-Knoop, L. T. & Loht, S. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 513-539 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Guest editor's introduction: Phenomenology encounters cognitivism

Sinnerbrink, R., 1 Jun 2019, In : Projections (New York). 13, 2, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Love sick: Malick's Kierkegaardian 'Weightless' trilogy

Sinnerbrink, R., Nov 2019, In : Paragraph. 42, 3, p. 279-300 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poststructuralism and film

Sinnerbrink, R., 2019, The Palgrave handbook of the philosophy of film and motion pictures. Carroll, N., Di Summa-Knoop, L. T. & Loht, S. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 441-465 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Terrence Malick: filmmaker and philosopher

Sinnerbrink, R., 2019, London ; New York: Bloomsbury Academic. 224 p. (Philosophical Filmmakers)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The missing link: Meunier on imagination and emotional engagement

Sinnerbrink, R., 2019, The structures of the film experience by Jean-Pierre Meunier: historical assessments and phenomenological expansions. Hanich, J. & Fairfax, D. (eds.). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, p. 190-203 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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2018

Emotional engagement and moral evaluation: exploring cinematic ethics

Sinnerbrink, R., 2018, Social aesthetics and moral judgment: pleasure, reflection and accountability. McMahon, J. A. (ed.). New York ; London: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 196-212 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Philosophy encounters the moving image: from film philosophy to cinematic thinking

Sinnerbrink, R., 2018, The Anthem handbook of screen theory. Vaughan, H. & Conley, T. (eds.). London ; New York: Anthem Press, p. 293-308 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Politics, theory, and film: critical encounters with Lars von Trier

Sinnerbrink, R., Feb 2018, In : Contemporary Political Theory. 17, Suppl. 1, p. S1-S5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition review

Two ways through life: postsecular visions in Melancholia and The Tree of Life

Sinnerbrink, R., 2018, Immanent frames: postsecular cinema between Malick and von Trier. Caruana, J. & Cauchi, M. (eds.). Albany: State University of New York Press, p. 29-46 18 p. (Horizons of Cinema).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017

Hugo Münsterberg, film, and philosophy

Sinnerbrink, R., 3 Mar 2017, Film as Philosophy. Herzogenrath, B. (ed.). Minneapolis ; London: University of Minnesota Press, p. 23-44 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Philosophes sans Frontièrs

Sinnerbrink, R., 21 Jan 2017, Los Angeles Review of Books.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteBook/Film/Article review

Open Access

Pleasure, art, culture: remarks on Mohan Matthen's 'The Pleasure of Art'

Sinnerbrink, R., 26 Mar 2017, In : Australasian Philosophical Review. 1, 1, p. 50-60 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The act of witnessing: cinematic ethics in The Look of Silence

Sinnerbrink, R., 1 Jan 2017, In : Post Script: Essays in Film and the Humanities. 36, 2-3, p. 31-45 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Belief in the world aesthetic mythology in Terrence Malick's The Tree of Life

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, The Way of Nature and the Way of Grace: Philosophical Footholds on Terrence Malick's "The Tree of Life". Beever, J. & Cisney, V. W. (eds.). Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, p. 89-103 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cinematic ethics: exploring ethical experience through film

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, Abingdon, UK; New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group. 216 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

22 Citations (Scopus)

Cinempathy: phenomenology, cognitivism, and moving images

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, In : Contemporary aesthetics. p. e1-e13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Film and/as ethics

Sinnerbrink, R. & Trahair, L., 2016, In : Sub-Stance. 45, 3, p. 3-15 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Historical moods in film

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, In : Screening the past. 41, p. e1-e9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Introduction: emotions, history, and philosophy in cinema

D'Arcens, L. & Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, In : Screening the past. 41, p. e1-e4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

"Love everything": cinema and belief in Malick's The Tree of Life

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, In : Symposium. 20, 1, p. 91-105 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photobiographies: the 'Derrida' documentaries as film-philosophy

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, In : NECSUS : European journal of media studies. Spring, p. e1-e10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Planet Melancholia: romanticism, mood, and cinematic ethics

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, In : Filozofski Vestnik. 37, 2, p. 95-113 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Provocation and perversity: Lars von Trier's cinematic anti-philosophy

Sinnerbrink, R., 2016, The Global Auteur: The Politics of AUthorship in 21st Century Cinema. Jeong, S. & Szaniawski, J. (eds.). 1st ed. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 95-114 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

Angelopoulos' gaze: modernism, history, cinematic ethics

Sinnerbrink, R., 8 Oct 2015, The cinema of Theo Angelopoulos. Koutsourakis, A. & Steven, M. (eds.). Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press, p. 80-96 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)
2014

Anatomy of melancholia

Sinnerbrink, R., 2 Oct 2014, In : Angelaki - Journal of the Theoretical Humanities. 19, 4, p. 111-126 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Citations (Scopus)

Art and time by Allan, Derek

Sinnerbrink, R., 2014, In : Australasian Journal of Philosophy. 92, 2, p. 385-387 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition review

Black swan: A history of continental philosophy in Australia and New Zealand

Sinnerbrink, R. & Russell, M. S., 2014, History of Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand. Oppy, G. & Trakakis, N. N. (eds.). Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 637-678 42 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cavellian meditations: how to do things with film and philosophy

Sinnerbrink, R., 2014, In : Film-philosophy. 18, p. 50-69 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cavellian meditations

Sinnerbrink, R., 2014, In : Conversations : the journal of Cavellian studies. 2, p. 75-91 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Film-philosophy

Sinnerbrink, R., 2014, The Routledge encyclopedia of film theory. Branigan, E. & Buckland, W. (eds.). London ; New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 207-212 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary/reference book

Hegel

Sinnerbrink, R., 2014, The Žižek dictionary. Butler, R. (ed.). Durham: Acumen Publishing, p. 107-111 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary/reference book

Postsecular ethics: the case of Iñárritu's Biutiful

Sinnerbrink, R., Feb 2014, Religion in Contemporary European Cinema: The Postsecular Constellation. Ungureanu, C. & Bradatan, C. (eds.). Abingdon, Oxon; New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 166-185 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations (Scopus)

Race, philosophy, and film

Sinnerbrink, R., 2014, In : Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism. 72, 3, p. 340-342 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition review

Technē and Poiēsis: on Heidegger and film theory

Sinnerbrink, R., 2014, Technē/Technology: researching cinema and media technologies, their development, use, and impact. van den Oever, A. (ed.). Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam Press, p. 65-80 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

Early film-philosophy: a dialectical fable

Sinnerbrink, R., 2013, In : Screening the past. 38, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Editorial : 'Thinking cinematically before Deleuze'

Sinnerbrink, R. & Trahair, L., 2013, In : Screening the past. 38, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

György Markus: on the path of culture - editorial introduction

Deranty, J. P., Petherbridge, D., Rundell, J. & Sinnerbrink, R., 2013, In : Critical Horizons. 14, 2, p. 125-126 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Silencio: Mulholland Drive as cinematic romanticism

Sinnerbrink, R., 2013, Mulholland drive. Giannopoulou, Z. (ed.). London: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 75-96 22 p. (Philosophers on film).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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2012

Cinematic belief: Bazinian cinephilia and malick's the tree of life

Sinnerbrink, R., 2012, In : Angelaki - Journal of the Theoretical Humanities. 17, 4, p. 95-117 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Critical theory as disclosing critique: a response to Kompridis

Sinnerbrink, R., 2012, In : Constellations. 19, 3, p. 369-381 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sea-change: transforming the 'crisis' in film theory

Sinnerbrink, R., 2012, In : NECSUS : European journal of media studies. 1, 1, p. 67-84 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stimmung: Exploring the aesthetics of mood

Sinnerbrink, R., Jun 2012, In : Screen. 53, 2, p. 148-163 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

The reality of film: theories of filmic reality

Sinnerbrink, R., 2012, In : Screen. 53, 3, p. 323-326 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition review

The Volcano and the dream: consequences of romanticism

Sinnerbrink, R., 2012, Religion after Kant: god and culture in the idealist era. Bubbio, P. D. & Redding, P. (eds.). Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, p. 23-46 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011

A post-humanist moralist: Michael Haneke's cinematic critique

Sinnerbrink, R., 1 Dec 2011, In : Angelaki - Journal of the Theoretical Humanities. 16, 4, p. 115-129 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Citations (Scopus)