Rouge (film journal)

Rouge was an occasionally-published online film journal, from 2003 to 2009, edited by Adrian Martin, Helen Bandis and Grant McDonald. Based in Australia, it publishes essays by critics from all over the world, many of them as translations. It has been cited[4][5] as a favorite online-only film journal and has been described as "[maintaining] one of the highest standards of writing of any online film journal"[6] and as "championing some of the most exciting and innovative critical writing being done anywhere in the world"[7] in blog posts.

Type of site
Online film journal
Available inEnglish
OwnerRouge Inc.
Created byHelen Bandis
Adrian Martin
Grant McDonald[1]
Alexa rankPositive decrease 5,912,741 (April 2014)[2]
Current statusInactive

Over the years, it has published articles and other contributions by Gilbert Adair, Thom Andersen, Nicole Brenez, Pedro Costa, Serge Daney, Raymond Durgnat, Victor Erice, Chris Fujiwara, Jean-Pierre Gorin, José Luis Guerin, Hou Hsiao-hsien, Kent Jones, Dave Kehr, Jonas Mekas, Luc Moullet, Mark Rappaport, Jonathan Rosenbaum, Peter Tscherkassky and Apichatpong Weerasethakul.

The journal has published a book under the Rouge Press imprint. A collection of essays on Raul Ruiz was released in 2004. ISBN 0975186906 OCLC 681051200[8]


  1. ^ about Rouge
  2. ^ " Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 1 April 2014.
  3. ^ James Donald; Michael Renov (16 April 2008). The SAGE Handbook of Film Studies. SAGE Publications. p. 115. ISBN 978-1-4462-0682-9. Retrieved 21 July 2016.
  4. ^ Film Magazines at Girish Shambu
  5. ^ My Favorite Online Film Magazines by Jonathan Rosenbaum
  6. ^ Offscreen
  7. ^ Esoteric Rabbit: Adrian Martin
  8. ^ Adrian Martin, Helen Bandis (2004). "Raul Ruiz: Images of Passage - Google Books". Rouge Press. p. 100. Retrieved 2020-03-08 – via maint: uses authors parameter (link)

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