News archive - 2012

Unique partnership will support emerging filmmakers

Britain’s film industry is set to receive a boost as a result of a new partnership between the University of Exeter and the London Film School.

Exeter expert examines China on the Big Screen

The role of Chinese cinema in shaping China's image is being explored in a new project.

University celebrates Dickens’ bicentenary

The University of Exeter is marking the bicentenary of Charles Dickens’ birth, with an exhibition exploring his influence on British culture.

Humanities students’ success at National Students’ Television Awards

Lindsey Harris, a second year English student, has just been ‘Highly Commended’ at this year’s National Students’ Television Association Awards (NaSTAs).

English and Film student makes British Student Film Festival shortlist

Tom Murray, 2nd Year English and Film student, recently beat several hundred entries across the country to reach the shortlist at this years’ British Student Film Festival.

Marilyn Monroe exhibition uncovered at cinema museum

The 50th anniversary of the death of Marilyn Monroe, one of the most enduring of film icons, is being commemorated in Exeter with an exhibition of memorabilia at the University of Exeter’s cinema museum.

Pioneer of film technology immortalised at cinema museum

The inventor of one of the first cameras and projectors for moving images patented in the UK has been immortalised in an oil painting which has been donated to the University of Exeter’s cinema museum.

The Paddon Award - an arts competition

The University of Exeter is pleased to announce that entries are now open for the 2013 Paddon Award.

Exciting new MA in Independent Film Business launched with the London Film School

The launch of a new MA programme in Independent Film Business was announced at the London Film School’s annual graduation ceremony held on Tuesday 11 December at the Barbican Centre, London.

LFS and Exeter: It's the Business

The London Film School and University of Exeter are teaming up for an innovative degree revealing the intricacies of the film industry.