Film and Television Studies
We are the UK's top Film and Television Studies department (The Times Good University Guide 2015 and Complete University Guide 2015).”
Rated 1st in the UK's Film and Television Studies departments for the quality of our research (Research Excellence Framework 2014).”
Our students gave us a 98% satisfaction rating for teaching quality (National Student Survey 2015).”
Founded in 1978, we are one of the oldest and most respected Film and Television Studies departments in the UK.”
Mon 08 Feb '16
Two MA Scholarships to award for the academic year 2016-17
The Department of Film and Television is delighted to announce that we have two MA Scholarships to award for the academic year 2016-17. Both scholarsh…
Tue 26 Apr '16
Prof. Stella Bruzzi gives masterclass and curates film season at Doha Film Institute, Qatar
From April 20-23rd 2016 Stella Bruzzi was a guest of the Doha Film Institute, Qatar. "Fashion in Film: Costume as Character" was a short season of fil…
The department is based in a purpose-built facility with four screening theatres. We have 35mm, 16mm and DVD projection facilities fitted as standard in all teaching rooms. Our main lecture theatre is fitted with cinema quality 2k digital projection, costing £75,000.
Staff and postgraduate students collaborate in the Thinking Film and Television's Digital Future Through the Past seminar, by utilising some of the latest in video conferencing technology, with both staff and students from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
• Download our Postgraduate Study Brochure.
• See current PhD thesis research topics.
Dr Rachel Moseley and Dr Helen Wheatley were awarded the University's Second Arts Impact Award 2012 in recognition of engaging the public with their research project A History of Television for Women in Britain, 1947-89.
IN OTHER ENGAGEMENT NEWS: Dr Michael Pigott, in association with The Vital Agency and Press Space PR, curated Backspace -- an exhibition celebrating video game heritage. The exhibition won Best Experiential Campaign or Event at the 2013 Fresh Awards.