The Film Journal is a Central Ohio-based, independently
produced, online film publication, which seeks to contribute to
the community of serious-minded film websites by being a forum
for eclectic film criticism, study and discussion. The Film Journal
seeks to highlight local film events, as well as feature international
Launched in March 2002, The Film Journal stresses the importance
of an ongoing dialogue on both contemporary and classic cinema.
The Film Journal is published quarterly. It is indexed in the
Movie Review Query Engine.
Below are our the bios of our regular staff members. Click here
to view a list of our contributors.
Richard A. Curnutte, Jr.
Editor / Critic
Rick has studied English and Film at The Ohio University and
Ohio State University. He has written for Countingdown.com and
Cinemayhem.com, as well as maintaining the previous incarnation
of this website, MediaJunky.com, which was a well-intended but
misguided attempt to be all things to all people. He is a featured
critic at RottenTomatoes.com, and he is also a member of the Nominating
Committee of the Bubaker Awards, as well as a founding member
of the Central Ohio Film Critics Association (COFCA). He is also
a member of the Online Film Critics Society. He also writes a regular column for Columbus Cityscene magazine. You can view his
personal page here. His blog his located here.
Daidria A. Curnutte
Assistant Editor /Critic
Daidria Curnutte is an artist and writer. She has studied at
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and The Cincinnati
Art Academy. She is currently pursuing a degree in Art Therapy
at Capital University, in Columbus, Ohio