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PhD Students

Centre for Film and Screen


Lucy Bollington

Lucy Bollington is a PhD student at the Centre of Latin American Studies. Her PhD is a study of the intersections of power, death and posthumanism in Mexican cinematic and literary culture from 1990 to the present. Her thesis dialogues with the thought of Georges Bataille, Giorgio Agamben, Achille Mbembe and Roberto Esposito, and examines films by directors such as Amat Escalante and Carlos Reygadas. Lucy is also interested in the occult Mexican cinema of Alejandro Jodorowsky.


Screenings and Events

The Annual Cambridge Festival of Ukrainian Film 2020

11 November 2020

Cambridge Ukrainian Studies and the Ukrainian Institute London invite you to escape the woes of the second lockdown and immerse yourself in experiences beyond your borders - from a mystical thriller about life in the Chornobyl Zone, to a powerful documentary that follows a young footballer who fights for her dreams against...