Calling Submissions for Volume 8.1


We are calling for submissions for Volume 8.1. This is a rolling volume, which means we will publish work as soon as it has successfully gone through the peer-review process. We’re looking for academic filmmaking in the broadest sense: encompassing moving image work on film, video and new media platforms. We feel strongly that the function of Screenworks is to provide […]

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Screenworks is Expanding


We are excited to announced that Screenworks is expanding! We are welcoming three new Associate Editors to our Editorial Board: Lucy Leake (Plymouth College of Art), Elan Gamaker (Roehampton) and Jimmy Hay (University of Bristol), who bring a wealth of experience and complimentary skills to the team. They join Editor Dr Charlotte Crofts (Associate Professor Filmmaking, UWE Bristol), and Associate Editors Dr Nariman Massoumi (University of Bristol) and Alex Nevill (PhD Candidate at UWE Bristol)…

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BAFTSS Awards 2018

The BAFTSS Awards are now accepting submissions from members of BAFTSS in the following categories for the Awards ceremony at the Annual Conference in 2018 at the University of Kent. Best Monograph Best Edited Collection. This includes both books and special issues of journals. Editors must be BAFTSS members; contributors need not be. Best Practice […]

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AHRC Research in Film Awards – Deadline Approaches!

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is launching its 2017 Research in Film Awards to find new and emerging talent that straddle the worlds of both filmmaking and arts and humanities research (for work made since 1 April 2016). PLEASE NOTE: The deadline for submissions is 4pm on 6th July 2017. The AHRC’s Research […]

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We’re hiring – Associate Editor/s Wanted

Screenworks is looking for a new Associate Editor to join our ranks as, sadly, the wonderful Steve Presence is leaving us at the end of the Radical Filmmaking special issue (due Sept 2017). Essential: You will be a film / screen practitioner with an understanding of screen media practice (as) research You will have a […]

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Call for Practice – Screenworks special issue: Digital Ecologies and the Anthropocene

This special issue of Screenworks, the online publication of practice-research in film and screen media, invites all practice researchers with an interest in Digital Ecologies and the Anthropocene to submit works that explore the multiple interpretations and intersections of these themes. Contemporary technologies are crucial in enabling human life and culture to function as well as realising the production […]

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: BAFTSS Practice Research Award open for submissions

We are delighted to be partnering with the British Association of Film, Television and Screen Studies (BAFTSS) again this year for the 2016 Best Practice Research Portfolio. DEADLINE EXTENDED: 30 November 2016

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Call for Practice – Screenworks special issue: Aesthetics/Politics/Activism/Art: What is Radical Film?


This special issue of the re-launched Screenworks, the online journal of screen media practice research, invites all practice researchers with an interest in radicalism and the moving image to submit works that explore the multiple interpretations of ‘radicalism’.

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We’re hiring

Screenworks is looking for a new Associate Editor to join our ranks. In addition to proof-reading / editorial skills you need to have experience with Must also be able to edit video and have knowledge of both Vimeo and YouTube. Photoshop skills also welcome. If you are interested then please email us your CV […]

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BAFTSS Practice Research Winners Announced

We are delighted to announce the panel’s decision on the first BAFTSS Practice Research Award. Firstly, we would like to emphasise the high quality of work which was submitted, particularly that of the three shortlisted projects. The decision is as follows. 1st Place: Joanna Callaghan, for Love in The Post: From Plato to Derrida 2nd […]

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We are really excited to be relaunching the Screenworks website, riding on the wave of recent interest in #practiceresearch in the wake of REF2014, as demonstrated by The Future of Practice Research event at Goldsmith last year and the forthcoming JMP Symposium at London South Bank University, and building on the excellent work of the MeCCSA […]

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