Department of French – Professor Julia Dobson

Julia Dobson is a Professor in French Film and Performance.

Alongside research across several fields, Julia has a longstanding record of external engagement – working with film festivals, distributors, schools and diverse audiences to share and encourage engagement with French film. Recent partners include Docfest, The London Comedy Film Festival, the BFI and the institut français. She is co-director of the Sheffield Centre for Research in Film and has held visiting research awards at the Forum des Images, Paris and the Institut international de la marionnette.