The Centre consists of a range of specialists in film and media, incorporating leading-edge scholarship and professional filmmaking. We pride ourselves on fostering synergies between scholarship and creative practice across both research and teaching, and our staff have extensive experience in the film and media industries.
Our areas of expertise include cinema of the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific regions, and the Arab world; documentary film and media; comparative and new media; cinema and affect; women and cinema; and human rights; as well work in feminism, psychoanalysis, and postcolonial studies.
Postgraduate research students linked to the Centre for Film and Screen Media work on a vast range of topics, incorporating both intensive original research dissertations and creative practice projects (PaR) with dissertation.
Recent projects supervised in the Centre have included:
The Centre for Film and Screen Media is both a research and teaching centre. Our film studies students run and work on individual film projects. To showcase their work, we set up a Vimeo channel. Have a look at what they have produced and get some ideas for future projects of your own.