Author: Mark Gallagher

Mark Gallagher is Associate Professor of Film and Television Studies at the University of Nottingham. He is the author of Another Steven Soderbergh Experience: Authorship and Contemporary Hollywood (University of Texas Press, 2013) and Action Figures: Men, Action Films and Contemporary Adventure Narratives (Palgrave Macmillan, 2006), and co-editor of East Asian Film Noir (I.B. Tauris, 2015). He is now completing a book on the actor Tony Leung Chiu-Wai for the BFI’s Film Stars series.

Film-School Education in India: Negation and Assimilation

Kiranmayi Indraganti offers an insider view of production training in India’s film schools, addressing the dynamic negotiation of dominant industry styles and arthouse realism against a backdrop of fast-globalizing cultures and audiences.


Hindi Cinema: Coming Soon To A Tweet Near You

Social media and Twitter-happy stars are changing the way Hindi films are promoted in India. (With this caveat: for English speakers only.) Sripana Ray looks at film prefiguration targeting India’s urban middle class.