Yugin is a researcher in contemporary literature and film, with expertise and publications on the British author and Nobel laureate Kazuo Ishiguro, memory, and science fiction. His work has expanded into representations of nostalgia, dementia, and the role of robot carers in fiction. He is currently a co-editor for a special issue on nostalgia for… Read more »
Film, TV and Media Production
Kerstin’s lines of research include forms of representation through and within media and film. This includes Anti-Semitism within media; gender studies and media; film aesthetics; documentary and media history – in particular, independent and world cinema; TV series, and all forms of storytelling or character design. Kerstin is also an internationally recognised filmmaker and is… Read more »
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 »
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’s career started in broadcast television drama, having graduated from Bournemouth University. Working in production as Location Manager, Production Manager and 1st Assistant Director, she has experience across both contemporary dramas (EastEnders, Casualty, Holby City) as well as costume dramas (Love in A Cold Climate and A Respectable Trade). On returning to Bournemouth she set… Read more »
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 is the Programme Leader for MA Cinematography for Film and Television at Bournemouth University. His professional industry experience informs his research and teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate media production programmes. Mark joined BU in 2010 after a successful career as a Director of Photography with over 20 years’ freelance experience, including documentary, comedy,… Read more »