Paul Holmes

Paul Holmes

Paul Holmes

Senior Lecturer

Esteem

Fellowships and Awards

  • BAFTA nomination for Best Short Film for “A Small Deposit”, 1994.
  • Scottish BAFTA nomination for Best Children’s Programme for “Fully Booked”, 1995
  • Scottish BAFTA nomination for Best Short Film for “A Small Deposit”, 1993.
  • Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (FRSA).
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA).

 

Advisory panels and expert committees/witness

  • BAFTA Scotland TV Entertainment Jury 1994.
  • ECAL Film School, Lausanne, Diploma Awards Jury, June 2015.
  • Consultant to Play Poland Film Festival 2015.
  • Croatian One Minute Film Festival, Jury President, May 2008
  • Croatian One Minute Film Festival, Jury President, May 2012.
  • Royal Television Society North East Awards Jury 2003.
  • Member of the Board of the French Film Festival from 2015.

 

External Examining/Validations

  • BA (Hons) Media Production, Northumbria University, 09/10 – 09/14.
  • BA (Hons) Filmmaking and Creative Media, University of the West of England, 02/12 – 02/15.
  • BA (Hons) Film Production, The Northern Film School, from 09/15.

 

Invited Speaker

  • An interactive discussion with the artist. Studio 21, Kolkata, 4 July 2015.
  • Performance in Motion.  Kala Bhavan, Santiniketan, July 2015.
  • "Outside the Box" and other works. University of Calcutta, Kolkata, July 2015.

 

Media Activity

  • Power of the Face in Video Art. Business Economics Kolkata 1-15 August pp. 56-57.
  • When the Body Speaks. The Telegraph, Kolkata, 27 June 2015. Available: http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150627/jsp/opinion/story_28003.jsp#.VchABJ1Vikp [Accessed: 10 August 2015].
  • Filmmakers and video artists talked video art, Andy Warhol, Godard and more at Studio 21. The Telegraph, Kolkata, 8 July 2015. Available: http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150708/jsp/t2/story_30147.jsp#.VqAF5etFDqC [Accessed 20 January 2016].
  • Four Videos, Four Stories. The Telegraph, Kolkata, 22 June 2015, p. 18.
  • Kolkata gets its first video-art installation show. The Statesman, Kolkata, 20 June 2015. Available: http://www.thestatesman.com/mobi/news/bengal/kolkata-gets-its-first-videoart-installation-show/70575.html [Accessed 10 August 2015]
  • It's a blast: destruction and serenity steal show. The Times, London, 30 November 2015.