Congratulations to Lee Grieveson, whose book Cinema and the Wealth of the Nations: Media, Capital and the Liberal World System has won the Limina Award for Best International Cinema Studies Book published in 2018.

Awarded by CINEMA & Cie International Film Studies Journal‘s Editorial Board and the Udine International Film Studies Conference’s Scientific Committee, the award will be presented on March 23, 2019 during the forthcoming FilmForum 2019 conference taking place March 21–26 in Gorizia, Italy.


“Lee Grieveson’s bold historical analysis of the relationship between media and capital is nothing if not timely. …[He] deepens the scholarship on cinema’s social role beyond the dominant art and entertainment paradigms.”—Reviews in History