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Current PhD Students in Film

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Name College Research Topic Supervisor 

Peter Adams

King's College Selective Silence: Analysing the use of diegetic and non-diegetic silence as an aesthetic tool in contemporary media Prof Steven Connor
Lawrence Alexander Churchill College 'Face Value' in the Moving Image Practices of Harun Farocki, Hito Steyerl, and William Kentridge Prof Andrew Webber
Toby Ashworth Robinson Geology in documentary moving images Dr Laura McMahon
Kris Beaghton Clare College The cinema and media work of Barbara Hammer  
Sebastian Benzecry Jesus College Spatiality and temporality on the road in European cinema Prof JD Rhodes
Chunyan (Rebecca) Fu Hughes Hall Representing Spectrality: Time, Memory and Experience in Moving Image Installations Dr Georgina Evans
Alexandra Grieve Magdalene College Refashioning Difference: Gender and Materiality in Afro-diasporic cinema Dr Maite Conde
Jonathan Harris Wolfson College Plasticators: New materials in mid-century experimental filmmaking Prof JD Rhodes
Tomasz Hollanek Gonville & Caius College Design and Critique in the Age of Artificial Intelligence Prof Martin Crowley
Christine Jakobson Robinson College Camera Mortis: Aesthetics, Ethics & Technology Prof Emma Wilson
Geiste Marija Kincinaityte Homerton Investigating the Corporeal in Artists' Films and Moving Image Installations Dr Isabelle McNeill
Jeong Yeon Lee Churchill College Contemporary moving image installation, projection, curation Prof JD Rhodes
Matteo Mastrandrea Darwin College The Architectonics of Television Prof JD Rhodes
Carleigh Morgan Trinity College Cinema Through Code: Automation, Digitisation, and the Material Life of the Moving Image  Prof JD Rhodes
Hannah Parlett Gonville & Caius Maternal Transgressions in Contemporary Cinema Prof Emma Wilson
Javier Pérez-Osorio Clare Hall New representations of queerness in recent Latin American Cinema Prof Geoffrey Kantaris
Lili Pickett-Palmer Churchill College Exploring Relationality and Intimacy Through Formal Analysis in Contemporary European Trans-film Prof Emma Wilson
Pavel Stepanov Girton College Modernity on Screen: Cultural Import into Soviet Cinema (1923 - 1929) Prof Emma Widdis
Karim Townsend Fitzwilliam College Ecological relationality and the Anthropocene in contemporary film and television: politics, neoliberalism, community Dr Laura McMahon
Harrison Whitaker Darwin College Labor, Types, and Gender in New Hollywood" Dr Joseph Bitney
Evelyn Whorrall-Campbell Pembroke College clothing | images | chemicals: covering the queer/butch/trans body (towards a trans | masc | aesthetics) Dr Amy Tobin



For recent PhD awardees, please see here.