About us:
Located on the beautiful east coast of Scotland, and housed in a historic 600 year old University, the Department of Film Studies attracts students and scholars from around the world.
Prospective Students:
Film Studies offers a rich, exciting and diverse programme for both undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Current Students:
Students choose from a range of module options and become a part of the department's vibrant film culture.
Centre for Film Studies:
The Centre attracts international scholars, filmmakers and students to a diverse range of scholarly and cultural events.

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Film Blitz 2015

This year's Film Blitz attracted a record number of entries (25): confirming the event as a popular...

Sight & Sound lists Professor Dina Iordanova as one of 25 female film critics worth celebrating

In honour of International Women's Day, Sight & Sound  published a list of female film critics ...

Professor Robert Burgoyne: Publication in ‘The Philosophy of War Films’

Professor Robert Burgoyne has published an essay, 'The Violated Body: Affective Experience and Somat...

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There are many invaluable opportunities for professional development, including editorial posts on the Department newsletter and cinema journal, organising conferences and symposiums, and teaching and lecturing experience. — Kathleen Scott, PhD Student