This blog is written and edited by William Brown.
William is a Senior Lecturer in Film at the University of Roehampton, London, United Kingdom.
As well as teaching aspects of both film history/theory and film production, William is also an active researcher.
He has published numerous essays in journals and edited collections (as per his Publications page), and is also the author of Supercinema: Film-Philosophy for the Digital Age (Berghahn, 2013), and, with Dina Iordanova and Leshu Torchin, of Moving People, Moving Images: Cinema and Trafficking in the New Europe (St Andrews Film Studies, 2010).
He is also the editor, with David Martin-Jones, of Deleuze and Film (Edinburgh University Press, 2012), and, with Jenna P-S Ng, of a Special Issue (7:3, November 2012) of animation: an interdisciplinary journal on the film Avatar (James Cameron, USA, 2009).
Furthermore, William is also a maker of zero- to low-budget films, all produced under the umbrella of Beg Steal Borrow.
He has directed various films, including En Attendant Godard (2009), Afterimages (2010), Common Ground (2012), China: A User’s Manual (Films) (2012), and Ur: The End of Civilization in 90 Tableaux (2014).