Here you can find out about my Film Writing & Lecturing and Arts/Heritage/Charity/NFP sector Marketing, Fundraising & Project Management work.

Plus an archive of books I've written, talks I can give, places I've worked, blogs, social media links & much more.

Do get in touch if you have any projects that you'd like me to work on with you. ​  


Ang Lee's

The Gemini Man Dialogues

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Ang Lee

The Cinematologists

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Ang Lee

Chichester CineFile

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Jane Campion

ABC Australia Overnights

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In conversation with Armita Keyani


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Jane Campion's The Piano

The Cinematologists

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The Tall Guy

Betamax Video Club

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My Perfect Night In

Perfect Night In

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Jane Campion's Sweetie

BBC R4 Film Programme

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Charlie Chaplin

BBC World Service: The Forum

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The Lads of the Village: from stage to screen to court

Audiovisual Cultures

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In the Scene: Ang Lee

A film by film guide to Ang Lee's films

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WJEC Eduqas Film Text Book for A Level

A Level Film Text Book for current syllabus.

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In the Scene: Jane Campion

A film by film guide to Jane Campion's films

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Bio-Pics: a life in pictures

An examination of Bio-Pics since 2000, themed by 'profession'.

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Electric Pictures by Ellen Cheshire and
Electric Pictures

A Guide to the Films, Film-making & Cinemas of Worthing and Shoreham

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Silent Women: Pioneers of Cinema

A collection of essays on women behind the camera during silent film period

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Counterculture UK: a celebration

A collection of essays on UK Counterculture from the 60s to the present day

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The Charlie Chaplin Archives

With unrestricted access to the Chaplin archives, this is the ultimate book on the making of every one of Chaplin's films.

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The James Bond Archives

With unrestricted access to archives around the world, this is the ultimate book on the making of every James Bond film.

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There are more books and writing projects...

Head on over to my Writing & Research page to read more on my books and other writing projects.

In the 1980s Theatre Historians 
David F Cheshire and Sean McCarthy produced nine issues of Theatrephile.
Rare copies of the prestigious
Theatrephile - The Journal of Popular Theatre Research
now for Sale
Limited availablity of some issues.
£8 per issue + £2 p&p (UK)
Overseas postal rates available on request.
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How to read a film: a brief beginners' guide to cinema

CityLit (online)

More information & To Book

2 x Saturday mornings 10.30 - 1pm

19 & 26  March

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Women Behind the Camera: in Hollywood and Beyond

CityLit (online)

More information to follow

2 x Saturday mornings 10.30 - 1pm

7 & 14 May

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Filmmaking in Shoreham: 1914 - 1922

Private Event

Sunday 12 June

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Mustang (2015, Erguven): A Level Study Day

Date TBC