Main focus: Dramaturgy; Gender, Film/Media
Languages: German, English
City: Bournemouth; Berlin
Country: United Kingdom
Topics: artistic research, documentary, film theory, gender & gaming, agnieszka holland, bauhaus pedagogy, east european cinema, bauhaus photography, defa, emanuel goldberg, game of thrones, ilya and emilia kabakov, poetic cinema, kinamo, open world games, women at bauhaus, women in gdr, stanley kubrick, top of the lake
Professor of Media and Cultural Studies at Bournemouth University (BU), Faculty of Media and Communication; Director of the Centre of Film &TV Research. 2006-20015 Professor of Dramaturgy and Aesthetics of audiovisual Media at Film University Babelsberg „Konrad Wolf“ (former HFF); visiting Prof. at HTW Berlin, Game Design, since 2013. 2014-2017 Deputy Chair of the international Screenwriting Research Network, member of Society of Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS), MeCCSA and AgDok. Filmmaker and Dramaturg, Member of German Film Academy. Editor of the series Media Production and Media Aesthetic at Peter Lang Publishing; Co-editor of ‘Classics of East European Cinema’, academic editor for Media and Communication, and peer reviewer for several academic publisher and journals.
recently published a monograph on the dramaturgy in Game of Thrones; a Handbook of applied dramaturgy; about Top of the Lake; Director, author and producer of several documentaries - for a full lsit of my publications and films please have a look at https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5243-616X