Apparatus. Film, Media and Digital Cultures of Central and Eastern Europe

Apparatus is a new academic journal dealing with film, media and digital cultures of Eastern, Central and South-Eastern Europe ­–­ current and historical.



All Apparatus articles undergo a double blind peer review process.

Apparatus is accessible free of charge ensuring maximum accessibility and international dissemination of the journal content. Apparatus encourages writers engaging in the field to use the journal as a forum for communication for bridging the East-West divide.

Apparatus accepts both unsolicited and solicited submissions. The journal is published twice a year either as an open call issue or a special issue. The electronic form of publishing allows not only for illustrations but audio or video files.

We invite articles based on original research and welcome contributions in your native language.



New Issue published APPARATUS 5 (2017)


The special issue of Apparatus, titled  Mise en geste. Studies of Gesture in Cinema and Art is now accessible online. Click here to go directly to the table of content:


Posted: 2017-12-23 More...

Employing Wikidata to Foster Scholarly Research - Lightning Talk at WikidataCon 2017 - Adelheid Heftberger


Adelheid Heftberger talks about the mutual benefits that a connection between scholarly research results and Wikidata brings.


Posted: 2017-11-01 More...
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