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  • CFP: Strange New World – New Frontiers in Cinema & TV

    The Cinema and Television History Research Centre presents: Strange New World: New Frontiers in Cinema and Television Thursday 18 June 2015 De Montfort University Issues of technology and film have long been considered fundamental bedfellows. Studies of technology’s impact both on the cinema – from the coming of sound and colour to the rise of […]

  • Jenny Barraclough event at BFI

    Jenny Barraclough: Filming Through the Cracks 11, 13 and 18 March 2015 The BFI Southbank is hosting a series of screenings and events celebrating the work of documentary filmmaker Jenny Barraclough. Man Alive: Gale Is Dead + And the Queen Passed By… 11 March 2015 6:10 PM Gale is Dead became something of a cult […]

  • Rethinking Disability on Screen

    Rethinking Disability on Screen Symposium – registration now open 14 May 2015 Humanities Research Centre University of York @rdos2015 The event is free to attend, but places are limited, and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served, basis. To register, please email with the subject line ‘Registration’, including details of any dietary requirements […]

  • Cinema and Human Rights Day

    The Birkbeck Institute of the Moving Image presents: Cinema and Human Rights Day Saturday 14th March, 2015, 10.00.a.m- 5.00.p.m Birkbeck Gordon Square Cinema 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD BIMI is pleased to announce that the focus of our Cinema and Human Rights Day this year is on the ethical practices of making films […]

  • Research European Film and Television – PhD Workshop

    Research European Film and Television – PhD Workshop Wednesday 18 March 09.30-17.15 Law and Management Building (LMB/002) University of York (Heslington East campus) York YO10 5GB This one-day workshop will be an occasion for PhD Students at different stages in their research and from different institutions to gather and share ideas, methodologies and knowledge, […]

  • Twenty-First Century TV: Television in the Digital Era

    Twenty-First Century TV: Television in the Digital Era Postgraduate Conference 12 May 2015 The University of Northampton This one day conference aims to bring together postgraduate students working on all aspects of television in the digital, or post-digital, age. Television today can be online, on demand, downloaded, streamed, live, timeshifted, watched on multiple screens across […]

  • Enter the 2015 FOCAL Awards

    Only 2 weeks left to enter the world’s leading event to celebrate achievement in the archive footage business! FOCAL International Awards in association with AP Archive. Deadline for submissions 1st December 2014 The FOCAL International Awards, presented in association with AP Archive, celebrate the best use of footage in all variety of genre, across all […]

  • Future-proof AV content for education and research

    AV digital preservation workshop for archives in higher education 6-7 November 2014 IUAV University of Venice & RAI, Venice, Italy Organised by the Department of Digital Humanities at King’s College London in collaboration with the University of Venice IUAV and Italian broadcaster RAI, ‘Future-proof AV content for education and research’ is a two half-day […]

  • BBC radio drama listening events

    The British Library is hosting a short series of classic BBC radio drama listening events, in partnership with listening event specialists In the Dark and Bournemouth University’s Centre for Media History. At these free events, held at the British Library’s Foyle Suite, listeners can enjoy some outstanding archival recordings in a group setting, including Dylan […]

  • Symposium – Oral History, Narrative Interviewing and the Self

    Oral History, Narrative Interviewing and the Self 24 October 2014 Newcastle University A half-day symposium organised by the Research Centre for Film and Digital Media and the School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics, Newcastle University. This half-day event is aimed at postgraduate students, early career and established researchers in the Humanities and Social […]