Film, TV and Media Production

Professor Kerstin Stutterheim

Professor of Media & Cultural Studies

Areas of expertise

Kerstin Stutterheim received her PhD in Film Studies and Studies on Anti-Semitism at the Philosophical Faculty at Humboldt University Berlin in 1999 for her work on occult worldviews represented in documentary films produced during the period the Nazi-Regime was in power. Before, she received a diploma (equivalent to an MA) in Theatre studies and Cultural… Read more »

Helen Jacey

Dr Helen Jacey

Senior Lecturer in Scriptwriting & Media Production

Areas of expertise

Helen is a professional scriptwriter who has developed numerous film and TV projects in the UK and internationally. She is a renowned story consultant and part-time lecturer, internationally recognised as an expert on screenwriting and gender, and author of the first-ever book on writing female characters for the screen: The Woman in the Story. Helen has been interviewed… Read more »

Trevor Hearing

Dr Trevor Hearing

Principal Academic in Film & TV production

Areas of expertise

Prior to his academic career, Trevor was a television cameraman, director, producer and executive producer working for ITV, BBC and Channel 4 from 1980 to 2000. He has worked on a wide range of factual, entertainment and drama programmes from Harry Secombe’s Highway to ITV’s true-crime drama series Crimestory. Trevor has spoken on producing television drama and making… Read more »

Annie East

Annie East

Associate Lecturer in Media Production

Areas of expertise

Annie’s background is in broadcast television drama where she has been location manager, assistant director and production manager. Credits include various costume dramas, EastEnders, Holby City and Casualty. Annie also runs her own company, Kids Camera Action! a film school for kids. This has taken her into schools, running workshops on production and storytelling, special effects green screen,… Read more »

Mat Charles

Mathew Charles

Areas of expertise

Mathew is an award-winning documentary maker and multimedia storyteller. He has experience in conflict journalism and reportage. He’s a former correspondent for the BBC and has also worked for CNN, AFP and Euronews. Mathew has made regular appearances about his documentaries on mainstream media across Europe and in Latin America.

Mark Bond

Mark Bond

Lecturer in cinematography

Areas of expertise

Mark is familiar with a wide range of digital mediums and up to date with cutting-edge industry equipment and practices. He has a substantial body of professional broadcast work; production genres include documentary, comedy, drama, music, promos, commercials and animation. Mark has previously worked for all the major UK broadcasters and filmed in over 30 countries,… Read more »

Nick Bamford

Nick Bamford

Senior Lecturer in Television Production

Areas of expertise

Nick has 35 years of professional experience in TV, including as Studio Manager in BBC Radio and Assistant Producer and Producer for BBC TV, and 25 years as a freelance Producer/Director on shows such as Antiques Roadshow, Top Gear, Gardeners’ World, Location, Location, Location, and dramas such as Doctors. He also has experience of multi-camera studio work, location… Read more »