Library Dissertation Showcase

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Latest Dissertations

A thematic analysis of representations of romantic and sexual relationships in contemporary British and Hollywood cinema, focussing on the probable impact on young women

  • Author:
  • Maisie Maud Doherty
  • Subject:
  • Gender Studies
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • MA Gender Studies

British films that will lift your spirits: exploring nostalgia, community and identification in films at times of socio/political uncertainty

  • Author:
  • Karenza Bell
  • Subject:
  • Film and Television
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Who is The Cool Girl? An investigation into Amy Dunne and The Cool Girl trope

  • Author:
  • Georgia Whitehouse
  • Subject:
  • Film and Television
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

The ground-breaking work of Agnès Varda and La Nouvelle Vague

  • Author:
  • Lauren Morley
  • Subject:
  • Film and Television
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Where’s Austen? The use and misuse of Jane Austen’s irony in literary film adaptation

  • Author:
  • Florence Moorhead
  • Subject:
  • Film and Television
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

An exploration of the theme of environmentalism in Disney Pixar animations, with a particular focus on WALL-E (2008)

  • Author:
  • Finn Harry Beckett
  • Subject:
  • Media Production
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

Smoke and mirrors: women as witches in American cinema

  • Author:
  • Emma Moorhouse
  • Subject:
  • Film and Television
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Has the superhero genre come full circle? Deadpool and Logan: an exploration into anti-heroes

  • Author:
  • Kai Eastop
  • Subject:
  • Film and Television
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Making a celebrity: an analysis of the representation of serial killers as celebrities within ‘The Silence of the Lambs’, ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile’, and ‘Mindhunter’

  • Author:
  • Harriet Olivia Richardson
  • Subject:
  • Media Production
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

American mythology, heroism and Jesse James: the representational evolution of the ‘Wild West Hero’ in cinema

  • Author:
  • Daniel Gilbrook
  • Subject:
  • Film and Television
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television