PROGRAMME LEADER UWE_FILM
Since Freya took over in 2016 as PROGRAMME LEADER of UWE_FILM in Bristol, the course has moved up to No.4 in the UK Guardian Listings, it has received a record number of applications and runs an enviable Guest Lecturer Series with the Watershed's Mark Cosgrove which has included speakers like Paddy Considine, Elizabeth Karlsen, Ben Wheatley and Gurinder Chadha.
UNIVERSITY OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE Prior to this in 2011 Freya was Course Leader of Film Production at University of Gloucestershire for five years where she has an equally impressive track record.
Freya has also taught at and devised a range of modules and courses for:
PAPER: 'On Metal Health - or how a typo got me thinking'
Presented at TALKING SHOP Conference, NAHEMI London College of Communications. London July 2018.
PAPER: ‘Entering The Film Industry: Assault Course’ something she devised with her colleagues in Film Production UoG. At ANTF (Annual National Teaching Fellows) SYMPOSIUM 2016 : Serious Play: Playful Learning
Board of Directors, International Filmmaking Academy, Bologna 2015
National Teaching Fellowship 2015 , Higher Education Authority
PAPER: 'On Documentary: the Ethics of Representing the Real' Equal Platforms Research Week, UOG 2015
PAPER: 'Mapping Finetown' accepted at UVFA, Boseman Montana August 2014
Nominated Most Outstanding Lecturing Team - May 2014
PAPER: 'Mapping Finetown' at MeCCSA conference Bournemouth January 2014
Nominated Staff Excellence Award 'Outstanding Lecturer' 2013
Awarded Research Funding, HOW LUCKY? 2013
PAPER: 'Embedding Professional Practice' at SKILLSET Conference, Goldsmiths Mar 2013
Nominated for a Staff Enterprise Award, 2012 for work with C.A.S.T.
PAPER: 'Scratching on Film' NAHEMI Talking Shop, BFI June 2012
Awarded University Teaching Fellowship, 2011
PAPER: 'The Wire: Reality Fiction or Obsodrama' at the CRESC Conference, Leeds University 2010