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Dr Daryl Sparkes

Dr Daryl Sparkes
Name Daryl Sparkes
Position Senior Lecturer (Media Studies and Production)
Section School of Creative Arts
Office A425
Location Springfield Campus
Phone +61 7 3470 4657
Extension 4657
Qualifications BA QCA , BA Qld , PhD QUT

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Film, Television and Digital Media not elsewhere classified ( 190299 )
  • Communication and Media Studies not elsewhere classified ( 200199 )
  • Screen And Digital Media not elsewhere classified ( 360599 )
  • Communication And Media Studies not elsewhere classified ( 470199 )

Research interests
Documentary making
Drama film production
Medieval Archaeology
Australian Convict Archaeology

Industry affiliations
Screen Producers Association of Australia
Media Arts and Entertainment Alliance

Administrative responsibilities
Program Co-ordinator, Media Production
Associate Director Arts Faculty Springfield Campus

Publications in ePrints

Sparkes, Daryl (2020) 10 years on, Inception remains Christopher Nolan’s most complex and intellectual film. The Conversation, 20 August 2020. pp. 1-4.

Sparkes, Daryl (2020) Neverending stories - why we still love Unsolved Mysteries. The Conversation, 30 June 2020. pp. 1-5.

Sparkes, Daryl (2020) That’ll do, pig, that’ll do: Babe at 25, a trailblazing cinematic classic. The Conversation, 4 August 2020. pp. 1-3.

Sparkes, Daryl (2019) The new Seachange is a sad case of Zombie TV: when your favourite programs come back from the dead. The Conversation, 9 September 2019. pp. 1-3.

Sparkes, Daryl (2013) An exorcist calls. [A Creative/Applied Media collection]

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