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  • Zuby Ahmed

    Programme & Creative Director Video Game Design & Production

    Zuby is a seasoned game developer and manager, with a career spanning over 20 years, 15 years of which have been focused within the Games Industry. Starting as a freelance writer for Edge , Zuby went onto work for Digital Image Design , Warthog Games , and EA Games . In 2006 Zuby founded SmashMouth Games (SMG), with a...

  • Mark Brill

    MA Creativity, Making and Innovation Practice Course Leader, MA/MSc Future Media, BA Digital Marketing Senior Lecturer

    Mark Brill brings over 25 years experience in digital channels, creative innovation and emerging technologies. He is a leading innovation strategist working with global brands, start-ups and third sector organisations. Mark’s focus is on the creative application of technology, in which he is researching and developing concepts...

  • Alex Darby

    Gamer Camp Guest Lecturer

    Alex was a founding member of FreeStyleGames, the creators and developers of DJ Hero. His first industry job was as a Prototyping Programmer for Codemasters in 1996, and he has since worked as both a Lead Designer and a Lead Programmer. He currently works as an Indie Developer.

  • Chaka Jones

    Course Leader, Digital Marketing

    With over 12 years’ qualified experience in digital, Chaka’s career spans major high street and online department stores within the designer accessories market including Fiorelli, John Lewis, Debenhams and ASOS. Prior to becoming an academic in 2017, Chaka was the Web and Digital Manager for Higher Education provider GSM...

  • Wayne MacDonald

    Senior Lecturer

    Wayne is an active 3D environment artist with roughly 15 years in the games industry. With experience working with Jagex (Runescape), Rock Pocket Games, TT Games (LEGO Dimensions – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, E.T.) and a myriad of others whilst freelancing he has a love for all things gaming. His current focus is...

  • Shaun Magher

    Course Director MA Feature Film Development

    Shaun has spent 30 years working as a Director, Creative Director and Animation Director within the UK and International Film and Television industries. A graduate from St Martins school of Art (1985) and the National Film and Television school (1989). Shaun’s work spans Feature films, TV series, commercials, station branding...

  • Frank Mannion

    Senior Lecturer Film Distribution and Marketing / Movie Producer, Swipe Films

    Frank Mannion runs the award-winning production, sales and distribution company, Swipe Films. The company has built up a valuable library of over 25 films, winning over 100 awards at major festivals around the world, including the Cannes and Sundance Film Festivals. Frank Mannion's movies include: 'Get Lucky' starring...

  • Andrew Ashab Martin

    Senior Lecturer

    Ashab has worked as a visual development artist in the Film, TV and video game industry for 20 years. He has been fortunate to travel and work around the globe and is always planning the next adventure to gather experience and reference to aid in his personal and work development. A strong believer in the creative foundations...

  • Alan McQueen

    Specialist Lecturer Film Business

    Alan McQueen has spent the last 30 years working with the most important and influential UK film companies. He started his career in the film and home entertainment industry in 1983 with MSD Holdings. He then joined Palace Pictures, headed by Nik Powell and Steve Woolley. Palace Pictures were the most inventive, influential and...

  • Professor Xavier Mendik

    Institutional Lead for the BCU Film Futures/BFI Partnership | Director of BCU Film Futures | Professor of Cult Cinema Studies

    Xavier Mendik  is a Professor of Cult Cinema Studies at Birmingham City University, where he also runs the annual  Cine-Excess  International Film Festival ( www.cine-excess.co.uk ). He is the author, editor and co-editor of nine volumes on cult cinema traditions, including  Bodies of Desire and Bodies in Distress:...

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