This is followed by Newcastle University Film Research Showcase.
Wednesday 2 November, 14:00-18:00
The Ballroom, Culture Lab
Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Nick Broomfield will give a presentation in Culture Lab, Newcastle University, on Wednesday 2 November 2016.
He will talk about his forthcoming documentary on the legendary singer Whitney Houston, following which he will preside over a Film Research Showcase.
Currently a Visiting Professor in Film Practice at the University, Nick will also talk about ‘Going Going Gone’, his two films about heritage buildings for the BBC.
Nick’s talk will be followed by a series of short presentations to showcase the range and quality of film research by academics and filmmakers at Newcastle University.
The event is free and an opportunity for students and staff at the University to attend Nick Broomfield’s presentation.
It is also an opportunity to know about the range of exciting film research projects, both ongoing and in development, undertaken by staff at the University.
The networking session between 17:00 and 18:00 provides an occasion for students and staff who are interested in exploring film as research to meet and interact with experienced film researchers.
For catering purposes please register here.
14:00 - 14:10:
Introduction: Ian McDonald
14:10 - 15:00:
Presentation: Nick Broomfield
15:15 - 17:00:
Film Research Showcase
Presenters: Guy Austin, Alastair Cole, Tina Gharavi, Geetha Jayaraman, Ian McDonald, Andrew Shail, Sabrina Q Yu.
17.00 – 18.00:
Networking with wine and snacks
published on: 19 October 2016