Dr Emily Caston (London College of Communication, University of the Arts)
Emily Caston is the author of Celluloid Saviours: Angels and Reform Politics in Hollywood Film, which analyses a corpus of US films dating from the silent era that she calls film blanc, looking in particular at the relationship between US reform politics and narratives of redemption in Hollywood film. She is also an award-winning producer of over 200 music videos, TV commercials, dramas and films. Her clients ranged from Madonna, to U2, EMI , Sony, Universal, Warners, BBC , Channel 4, and the Arts Council. The directors she has worked with include Derek Jarman, Spike Jonze, and the Scott family (Ridley, Tony, Jake, Jordan and Luke)
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