Stella Bruzzi (professor of film, Italy/UK)

Stella Bruzzi is currently executive Dean of the faculty of Arts and Humanities at the University College London, before that she was was a Professor of Film and Television Studies at the University of Warwick. Her published research spans several areas: costume and identity; fashion and cultural studies; documentary film and representations of history; Hollywood, masculinity and aesthetics. Her monographs to date are: Undressing Cinema: Clothing and Identity in the Movies (1997); New Documentary (2000 and 2006); Bringing Up Daddy: Fatherhood and Masculinity in Post-war Hollywood (2005); Seven Up (2007); Men's Cinema: Masculinity and Mise-en-Scene in Hollywood (2013), Approximation: Documentary, History and the Staging of Reality (2020)