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Department of Film and Animation

Todd Anderson-Kunert

Todd Anderson-Kunert is an interdiscplinary artist working across the fields of installation, performance, and releases. Common to all of these areas is an interest in experimental sound, and spatiotemporal speficity. He has exhibited and performed both na...

Anthony Bartel

Accredited Supervisor
Anthony took his undergraduate major in Physics, and his Masters involved developing instrumentation for a balloon-borne astronomical x-ray observatory. His PhD involved instrument development for neutron physics experiments. Over the last twenty years...

Jeff Bird

Accredited Supervisor
PhD (UniMelb), MA - Multimedia (Swinburne), BEd - Media Studies (Vic College). Jeff Bird is a filmmaker and Lecturer in Film & Television at Swinburne, where he teaches and convenes cinematography and production classes, across both high definition dig...

Shaun Britton

Shaun is a character designer, and 2D animator with over 20 years of industry experience, working for companies such as Walt Disney, and Warner Bros. His research topics include the use of graphic design for impairment, and critical-game des...

Steven Conway

Philosophy of Play; Sport; Games; Digital Games; online Gaming; Social Gaming; Cultural understanding of games; The relationship between games and media
Accredited Supervisor
Dr Steven Conway Senior Lecturer and Course Director for Games & Interactivity at Swinburne. Dr Conway has presented on many aspects of digital game philosophy, aesthetics and culture, and has had a variety of articles published on these subjects in jo...

Laura Crawford

Games; Forensic Psychology; Violence; Attraction
Laura teaches game design at an undergraduate level and critical media theory at a postgraduate level. She is also a lecturer and consultant in the area of attraction to screen violence. Her fields of expertise include the epistemology of the user relation...

Darren Fisher

Darren Fisher received a Doctorate in Visual Art from Griffith University in 2017 with a creative practice spanning animation, illustration, creative writing and design. His current focus is on storytelling, identity, and truth, particularly within autobio...

Mark Freeman

Digital Media, Film and Television; Postnational Cinema; Genre; Australian Cinema; National Cinemas; Hollywood; Melodrama; Horror
Accredited Supervisor
Mark Freeman is a lecturer in the Department of Film and Animation at Swinburne University, where he teaches and convenes a range of film theory classes. He has published widely in film journals such as Senses of Cinema, Metro, and Screening the Past, and ...

Vincent Giarrusso

Vincent Giarrusso is lecturer in Film and Television specialising in writing for screen and direction . His practice, teaching and research is underpinned by an emphasis on the social and cultural significances of filmmaking around themes of creativity,&nb...