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Centre for Film and Screen



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Cambridge offers the opportunity to pursue doctoral study in a specifically designated programme in Film and Screen Studies. Students on the programme join the active and varied film and screen studies research culture at Cambridge and participate in our annual research seminar series.

Opportunities to teach on undergraduate film studies papers are made available to PhD students who also take leading roles in organising research events, including an annual Film and Screen Studies postgraduate conference. Details of the Centre's current research students can be found here.

For information on the nature of PhD research at Cambridge and in the School of Arts and Humanities, please see:

For full information regarding the application process and funding opportunities, please see:

If you would like to discuss a possible research proposal for postgraduate study (MPhil or PhD), or learn more about the MPhil programme, please contact the Centre's director, John David Rhodes

For general inquiries, including questions regarding the application process and funding possibilities, please contact the Graduate Office.


Screenings and Events

Picturing Austrian Cinema Symposium

19 September 2018

22nd – 23rd September 2018 Michael Haneke, the director of the Vienna Film Academy, is to attend the third edition of Picturing Austrian Cinema, a Cambridge Research Symposium to be held at Queen’s College, Cambridge on 22nd - 23rd September 2018. According to the symposium's founder Dr Frederick Baker (Centre for Film and...