Film, Media & Performing Arts Research Projects

Winter in Eden - Living with Trump

MAREN HAHNFELD 2017
A 14min slide-motion film set in Eden, a small remote community in Idaho, combines photography, moving image, interviews and soundscape to produce a poetic investigation into historical and geographical reasons for Trump’s victory in November 2016.

G3

NOSKI DEVILLE 2017
Working in collaboration with artist Jananne Al-Ani, G3 is an international, architecturally innovative, site-specific film installation. The extremely large-scale projection and surface mapping required is at the forefront of new ultra-high resolution immersive technology. 

Is it any Good? Value in Independent Film

DOMINIC LEES 2016
Research for a book to be co-authored by Dominic Lees and Dr Max Sexton looking at the production of independent films in the UK since the 1990s.  

Writing Residency

CRAIG JORDAN BAKER 2016
Craig attended a week's writing residency at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, a flagship residency programme in Ireland for professional, practising artists, to work on his novel 'Of Islands'.

The Lost Picture Album

MAREN HAHNFELD 2016
A combination of poetry, sound and image is used to tell a personal narrative and represent the memory of a teenage girl living in a foreign country.  The work is presented in film and a book. 

Fast Forward: Women in Photography, Then and Now

SARAH JEANS 2015
A symposium, held at the TATE Modern explored the status and status quo of women photographers around the world and asked why so few women are acknowledged as leaders in their field.