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Dr

Angie Black

Senior Lecturer In Film And Television
performing arts
queer film
performance direction
narrative fiction
gender and diversity on screen
practice based research
film and television
real tv series
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Dr

Angie Black

 
Division
Fine Arts And Music
 
Primary Interest
Film And Video Production And Post Production
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Dr

Angie Black

 

Dr Angie Black is a senior lecturer in Film & Television (narrative fiction) at the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne. She is a multiple-award winning director who specialises in filmmaking as practice-based research.

She has a PhD on performance approaches in film production and a MA in screenwriting. Her debut feature film The Five Provocations (2018), along with an extensive body of short films, explore innovative approaches to filmmaking and actively promote on screen diversity. Black’s research examines approaches to filmmaking, screenwriting and performance practices, with a focus on gender, sexuality and cultural diversity on screen. She is a recipient of Film Victoria’s ‘Independent Filmmakers Fund’ for which she directed award winning comedy Bowl Me Over (2001) which screened at festivals around the globe, including Locarno and Melbourne International Film Festivals. Black has directed more than ten short films, including disnature (2012) nominated for best experimental short ATOM awards and Birthday Girl (2008) winner audience choice award World Of Women Film festival.Her professional practice includes working as a television commercials director, a script reader and development head and she is the founder of the independent production company Black Eye Films www.blackeyefilms.com.au.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 13 most recent scholarly works by Angie Black.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Finalist Best Film Under $500K, The Five Provocations

Finalist Best Film Under $500K, OzFlix Independent Film Awards, The Five Provocations

2018

Official Selection: For Films Sakes (World of Women’s Cinema) Film Festival 2018

2018

Official Selection: 28th Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2018, The Five Provocations

2013

Finalist Best Experimental Film, IPAF ATOM Awards, Disnature

2008

Winner Audience choice award, Indie-Fest @ WOW Film Festival, Birthday Girl

2004

Winner Outstanding Youth Series, Community Television Antenna Awards, REAL season 4

2001

Finalist Best Short Film Melbourne International Film Festival, Bowl Me Over

2001

Winner Best Comedy, St Kilda Short Film Festival, Bowl Me Over

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer In Film And Television

Victorian College Of The Arts

Member

Australian Screen Production Education and Research Association

Member

Screenwriting Research Network

Member

Australian Directors Guild

Member

Women In Film and Television

Education


Doctor of Philosophy, research major in Screen Studies

La Trobe University

Master of Arts, research major in Media and Cinema Studies: screenwriting

La Trobe University

Bachelors of Arts, Film & Television

Swinburne University of Technology