Department of Film and Creative Writing

Bringing together two dynamic and successful disciplines, we are committed to creative and critical practice in teaching and research. Our staff include internationally renowned scholars and award-winning writers.

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Posted 19 July 2018

Uprising; Spirit of '68: The Battle of Algiers

The Battle of Algiers, Gillo Pontecorvo's brilliant award-winning 1966 film chronicles events connected to Algeria's struggle for independence from France, the film's newsreel style provides an intimate portrait of state and non-state violence in an era of decolonisation.

Posted 02 May 2018

Breakfast brings in the crowds

As the current FTV cohort embarks upon this next phase of the MA, we wanted to take a moment to congratulate them on a fantastic achievement: an immersive screening of 80s classic movie The Breakfast Club, held in mid-March, which had the highest attendance ever for any FTV event.

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