The Center for Aesthetic Research on Audiovisual media is a research group led by Dr. Xavier Pérez. Its main goal is to constitute a venue for researchers from different fields to analyze both history of cinema and contemporary manifestations of the filmic event.

The group's research lines are:

  • Comparative cinema
  • Cinema, theater and literature. Cinema and the other Arts
  • Cinema visual motifs. Iconology, Gesture and Figuration in the audiovisual
  • Mythocritics and narratology
  • Star Studies and Gender Studies
  • Television quality and innovation. The INPUT file
  • Cinemas of the real. Creation documentary
  • Comic history and theory

Research group website