Jane Thorburn is a Reader and Course Leader on the Television Production BA. Jane’s research interests are mainly realised through collaborating with artists and performers to create programmes for television, film festivals, exhibitions and internet distribution. Her approach is based on her experience of producing music, arts and entertainment series for Channel 4, BBC2, and the Discovery Channel over a 25–year period. Jane has made several documentaries in Cuba and Nigeria where her interests expanded to include research into the Nigerian Film and Video industry and social issues affecting the health of young women in Nigeria.
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Film and Media
Film and media research is a long standing area of excellence at CREAM, and leads the field for interdisciplinary approaches to moving image practices and their discourses. CREAM research ranges from experimental documentary to moving image installations of international renown.