Copyright © Lu Zeng 2023. All rights reserved.

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  1. Education

    PhD Central Saint Martins, UAL, 2022-

    MA Film and Screen Media with Film Programming and Curating (Distinction) Birkbeck, University of London, 2021-22

    MA Film Studies (Distinction) King’s College London, 2020-21

    BA Cinema Studies, Minor in Producing (Cum Laude) New York University, 2017-20

  2. Publications

    'Cars, Careers, and Care: Automobility and Women’s Dilemmas in Chinese Urban TV Dramas.' Mediapolis: A Journal of Cities and Culture 8, no. 3 (September 2023).

    'Linguistic Imperialism in Film and Television: Film, Language, and Linguistic Replacement', in Peace, Land, and Bread, Vol. 5, 2023. (forthcoming)


    'What Urban Parks Tell Us about Film Theory', Film-Philosophy Conference 2023.

    'The Place and Placelessness of the BFI London Film Festival', Locating Media Industries: Cities, Spaces, Places, 2023. (Conference held at King's College London)

  3. Work

    Work Placement BFI Festivals Marketing Team, 04-06/2022, London

    SAT Tutoring Assistant Sharedu, 07/2020, Shenzhen

    Distribution/Content Intern Digital Media Rights, 02-05/2020, New York

    Cannes Sales Intern Visit Films, 05/2019, Marché du film de Cannes

  4. Miscellaneous

    Selection Committee Volunteer Ramsgate International Film & TV Festival, 10/2022-02/2023, Remote

    Berlin-China Executive Programme at the Berlinale Plus One Films, 02/2020, Berlin, Germany

    International Summer School Higher School of Economics, 06-07/2018, Moscow, Russia

    4-Week Intensive Filmmaking Course New York Film Academy, 07/2015, Beijing Film Academy