The grim reality of Italian neorealist cinema (Contains spoilers!)

First year UG student Teresa Zawieja provides this fascinating analysis of cinema after WWII… Although some…

Then and Now: Gender Representations in Blade Runner (Spoiler alert !)

Undergraduate student Victoria Farrow explains that the later of the two Blade Runner films takes a…

Cyfrinach Lwyddiannus Cai (Cai’s Winning Secret)

Warm congratulations to recent graduate Cai Rhys who can now justifiably call himself an award winning…

Ebbi’s Amazing Adventures with AMMA

With only limited filming experience, our second-year student Ebbi Witt tested her skills – and herself…

Funny Games (2007)

Our student Ignacio produced this fascinating video essay as part of his 3rd year coursework…

A Cinephile in Swansea: my film studies journey…

One of the great things about studying Media and Communications in Swansea is that it might…

Your name (2016)

Our third year student Jack procured this excellent analysis of the 2015 film “Your name”. Note…

Video essay – The Revenant (2015)

In some of our film studies modules, students are asked to produce a video essay rather…

Collaborating across the Atlantic

Before heading to the ASEES San Francisco Convention from London, Dr Rydzewska made a stopover at…

Legendary Polish statesman Lech Walesa gets to meet Dr Joanna Rydzewska

What do Media Department staff do when they aren’t teaching students? They do research, write academic…