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Elephant in the Room:Film and Visual Culture in Contemporary Northern Ireland
The Research Centre for Film and Digital Media (RCFDM) at Newcastle University is hosting a half-day symposium on film and visual culture in Northern Ireland, to be followed by the launch of Paula Blair's Old Borders, New Technologies: Reframing Film and Visual Culture in Contemporary Northern Ireland (Peter Lang, 2014).

Next Mirror Speech Screening -Tout va bien (1972)
BALTIC and the Research Centre in Film and Digital Media at Newcastle University have organised a series of film screenings exploring French society, politics and representation in the 1960s and 1970s.

Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership PhD Studentships in Film Studies
The Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership invites top-calibre applicants to apply to its doctoral studentships competition 2015. More than fifty fully-funded doctoral studentships are available across the full range of arts and humanities subjects, including Film.

Film on MA in Film Studies Goes Live
A new film, showcasing the exciting range of possibilities in Film Studies at Newcastle University is now live. Watch it on youtube, google+, youku and weibo. Congratulations to the Film Studies crew behind it! 

'Algorithms' reviewed in Guardian

'Algorithms' directed by Ian McDonald, a senior lecturer in Film at Newcastle University has received another favourable review, this time in the Guardian newspaper.

Mirror Speech Screening Series in collaboration with the Baltic
BALTIC and the Research Centre in Film and Digital Media at Newcastle University have organised a series of film screenings exploring French society, politics and representation in the 1960s and 1970s.

Newcastle University filmmaker nominated for top award
A documentary about India’s young blind chess players has been shortlisted for a prestigious Grierson award.

Two Chinese Film Screenings at Tyneside Cinema
As part of a national celebration of Chinese cinema coordinated by the British Film Institute a short season of Chinese film made available to UK audiences by the Chinese Film Archive.

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