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Cambridge AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership - Student Profiles



Rafael Dernbach is currently Gates Scholar and PhD candidate at the Department of German at University of Cambridge. His research interests are in documentary theory, media theory and comparative futurology. He is also a journalist and filmmaker with works featured at Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin and on ZDF Info.

Department: German
Supervisor: Prof. Andrew J. Webber
College: King's College
AHRC Subject Area: Film Studies
Title of Thesis: Anticipatory Realism - constructions of future in contemporary documentary practices
 Rafael  Dernbach