On the 23rd of April 2013, the Media, Culture and Language Forum and the Centre for Research in Film and Audiovisual Cultures (CRFAC) at the University of Roehampton hosted the postgraduate training workshop entitled Theorising Practice, Practising Theory.
University of Roehampton’s final year photography students will showcase their end of year work at the Free Range Art and Design Show in Brick Lane.
Invitation to the Private View of Objectif.
Etty is a touring one-woman theatrical play based on the diaries and letters of Etty Hillesum from 1943 when she is about to be deported from Holland to Auschwitz. It is adapted and performed by Susan Stein (see: http://www.ettyplay.org/index.html).
As part of the 2013 Belfast Photo Festival, Paul Antick will be staging his Research Product #4 - The Aestheticization of Smith at 1pm on June 8th at Belfast Exposed Photography Gallery.
The University of Roehampton, alongside the National Children's Bureau and Queen Mary, University of London are co-ordinating a new ‘Life Skills Programme’ supported by J.P. Morgan.
Mike Witt, Reader in Cinema Studies and Co-Director of the Centre for Research in Film and Audiovisual Cultures, has been invited to deliver a guest lecture on the filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard at the Deutsches Filmmuseum in Frankfurt on 27 June 2013: http://deutsches-filminstitut.de/blog/lecture-film-jean-luc-godard-im-juni/
Green Impact teams and environmental heroes throughout the University of Roehampton were recognised at the Green Awards Ceremony held last week.
Michael Chanan's documentary "Secret City" (www.secretcity-thefilm.com) won Best Feature Documentary at the London Independent Film Festival (LIFF). The film, which is about the inner workings of the City of London, was made in conjunction with Lee Salter of the University of the West of England.
Dr Elvira Anton-Carrillo, Senior Lecturer in Spanish and Cultural Studies has been invited to give at talk at the Centre for Intercultural Studies, Universidad Veracruzana, Xalapa Mexico, on the 23rd April.
Dr Dionysios Kapsaskis, Senior Lecturer in Translation, was invited as Mellon Senior Scholar at Rhodes University, South Africa.
The Spanish newspaper El País has reported on Brothers and Sisters (here in English and here in English Spanish subtitles), a short documentary on education in Kenya made by Pablo Romero-Fresco, Reader in Audiovisual Translation at Roehampton.
Dr Stacey Abbott, Reader in Film and Television, is co-organising a conference on television vampires at
the University of Northampton from the 7-8 June 2013.
Please find the details of the Photography Programme Show below.
Reader in Cinema Studies Dr. Michael Witt has been invited to deliver a guest lecture on the work of filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard at the Oi Futura institute for contemporary art in Rio de Janeiro on 14th May 2013.
The British Film Institute will showcase the film work of Danish filmmaker Lars von Trier in a new season (May 13-30). Beginning with The Element Of Crime, the season goes on to unspool Epidemic, Europa, Breaking The Waves, The Idiots, Dancer In The Dark, The Five Obstructions, Dogville [trailer], Manderlay [trailer], The Boss Of It All [trailer], Antichrist [trailer, film focus]and Melancholia [trailer, film focus].
Business Management student Alexander Large and Drama, Theatre and Performance student Tiffany Birchard have been awarded iPads by the University for their participation in the National Student Survey.
Roehampton Film Scholar invited to speak in Rio de Janeiro