Dr Helen Wheatley gives keynote at 'At Home With Horror? Terror on the Small Screen' conference, 28th October 2017.
Dr Helen Wheatley will give the keynote paper, 'Haunted Landscapes: Trauma and Grief in the Television Ghost Story', at the 'At Home With Horror? Terror on the Small Screen' conference on Saturday 28th October 2017. The event takes place at the University of Kent between 27th and 29th October.
Warwick begins new teaching collaboration with world-renowned London Film School
The Department of Film and Television Studies is very proud to announce an exciting and ground-breaking collaboration with the world-renowned London Film School.
Students on the BA Film Studies degree are now able to apply for a place on a specialist third-year module in Film Production. Students will receive tuition in screenwriting directing, editing, cinematography and sound recording, and at the end of the module each student will produce a short film, using the skills they have learned and drawing upon the skills of their classmates.
The module is delivered by London Film School staff at Warwick and makes use of our new purpose-built edit suite and set of state of the art filmmaking equipment.
Dr. Tiago De Luca edits special journal issue on long duration films
Dr. Tiago De Luca has edited a special themed issue of the journal Aniki on long duration films. The issue features a short history of long duration by Tiago, an article from Dept. Associate Fellow Dr. Paul Cuff, as well as contributions from Lúcia Nagib, Glyn Davis, May Adadol Ingawanij, Lúcia Ramos Monteiro, and William Brown.
You can access the issue here: http://aim.org.pt/ojs/index.php/revista/issue/view/15/showToc
Warwick Film Studies alumnus Dr. Paul Cuff provides the commentary for the BFI's new DVD/Blu-ray of Abel Gance's anti-war classic J'accuse
The Dept. is delighted to report that Dr. Paul Cuff, an alumnus of our Film and Literature BA degree, who went on to complete an MA and a PhD with us, and remains an Associate Fellow of the Department, features on the new BFI Bluray and DVD of Abel Gance's anti-war classic J'Accuse.
You can find out more about the Bluray/DVD and purchase it here: http://shop.bfi.org.uk/pre-order-j-accuse.html#.WYhux4TythF
Paul completed his PhD at Warwick in 2011, and is now internationally recognised as a world-leading scholar of Abel Gance and silent cinema.
His publications include:
- A Revolution for the Screen: Abel Gance’s ‘Napoléon’, Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2015.
- Abel Gance and the End of Silent Cinema: Sounding out Utopia, London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.
Find out more about Paul Cuff here: https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/film/staff/cuff/
Dr. Helen Wheatley blogs about new project Ghost Town: Civic Television and the Haunting of Coventry
Dr. Helen Wheatley has written a blog about an exciting new project she is organising: Ghost Town: Civic Television and the Haunting of Coventry