The course ethos attracts and is supported by visiting lecturers from all disciplines who are experienced and practicing film specialists. In the last two years the BA (Hons) Film Production course has held workshops by film professionals including:
Producers | Sandy Lieberson and Huw Penault Jones | Cinematographers | Nic Morris and Hugh Gordon | 1st AD’s | David Lawley-Wakelin and Cordelia Hardy | Script supervisors |Marzenna Hiles | Directors | Noella Smith | Brian Gilbert | Milcho Manchevski | Terence Davies – is currently Honorary Fellow at AUB. His films include; The Deep Blue Sea, House of Mirth, Neon Bible and Distant Voices, Still Lives.
The professional culture is further validated by AUB’s celebrated alumni. They include | Simon Beaufoy – writer on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Salmon Fishing In the Yemen, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours and The Full Monty | Joe Cornish – writer on The Adventures of Tintin and director of Attack the Block | Chris Dickens – editor of Les Miserables, Slumdog Millionaire, Paul and Submarine | Jonathan English – producer on Shoot ‘Em Up and writer/director of Ironclad and Minotaur| Nick Love – writer/director/producer of The Sweeney (2012), The Football Factory, Outlaw and The Business | Sara Sugarman – director of Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen and Waking the Dead