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Dr Matthew Campora

Honorary Research Fellow
Centre for Critical and Cultural Studies


Dr. Matthew Campora is a lecturer in Screen Studies at the Australian Film Television and Radio School in Sydney. He completed his PhD in Film Studies in 2009 at the University of Queensland, where he also lectured and tutored across a range of courses in film, television and media studies. His dissertation, entitled "Multiform Film Narrative: From the Arthouse to the Multiplex" considers subjective-realist narration from its origins in to German Expressionist cinema through its use in contemporary American cinema in films such as Mulholland Drive, Memento and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.