Kirk Mudle

1st Year MIAP Student

Kirk Mudle profile

Kirk Mudle is a recent graduate of San Francisco State University’s Cinema Studies MA program, where he researched East Asian film history (specifically the Japanese New Wave and New Korean Cinema), film adaptation, and documentary theory. His interest in Moving Image Archiving and Preservation began with his work on the use and manipulation of archival footage in recent war documentaries. At MIAP, Kirk hopes to explore the preservation challenges associated with complex media, born-digital materials, social media platforms, and virtual communities.