Staff on the course

On the BA (Hons) Film Production course, you’ll benefit from the expert guidance of our experienced teaching staff. You can read more about their specialisms by exploring their profiles below.

Dr. Jonathan Carr Course Leader

Course Leader | Documentary   Jonathan became Course Leader of the BA (Hons) Film Production course at AUB in April 2017. He...

Marek Budzynski Senior Lecturer - Editing

Editor   Marek began working in the film industry in 1979, having graduated from the Royal College of Art Film School in 1983...

Thomas Strudwick Senior Lecturer - Producing

Production Executive Tom has worked extensively in development, acquisitions, production, business affairs, sales...

Witold Stok Senior Lecturer - Cinematography

Cinematographer | Documentary Director Films include the...

Robert Hardcastle Senior Lecturer - Sound

Rob is Senior Lecturer in Film Sound at AUB where he teaches the theoretical, conceptual and technical aspects of sound across the BA and MA year...

Dr. Andrew Vallance Senior Lecturer

Andrew Vallance is a filmmaker, writer and curator. He has shown work at Rotterdam, Onedotzero, Locarno, film festivals and Whitechapel gallery. He...

Dr. Patti Gaal-Holmes Senior Lecturer

Patti Gaal-Holmes is a Lecturer in Film Production at Arts University Bournemouth. Her cross-disciplinary practice includes working with moving image...

Digby Elliott Senior Lecturer - Cinematography

Cinematographer Digby was engaged ostensibly throughout the 1970s on BBC documentary productions but by the early 1980s a...

Clare Cahill Senior Lecturer - Producing

Producer Clare Cahill is a lecturer in film production and is also a working independent producer. Clare initially qualified in...

Mark Sheldon Senior Lecturer - Directing

Director Mark is Senior Lecturer in Directing on the BA (Hons) Film Production course at AUB. A passionate filmmaker, Mark draws...

Dr. Romana Turina Senior Lecturer - Screenwriting

Screenwriter Romana Turina is a screenwriter, filmmaker and historian. She taught screenwriting at the University of York and...

Brenda Simson Senior Lecturer - Directing

Bren was the lead director on a range of television drama series including Medics, StarStreet and Island…

Babak Jani Lecturer - Cinematography

Cinematographer Babi who joined the AUB film production team in January 2017 has worked in camera and lighting department since 2006...