Dr. Pratap Rughani is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, and Associate Dean of Research. He wrote the MA Documentary Film course at London College of Communication.
Pratap has presented and written widely about the relationship between film, philosophy and the evolution of post-colonial thought.
He has been an innovator, committed to developing inclusive curriculum, who has worked extensively to promote cross-cultural interchange through teaching, research and documentary film practice. As an educator Pratap works with students as both collaborator and mentor and in doing so helps students to bridge the gap between study and professional practice.
For his individual excellence Pratap Rughani was awarded a prestigious National Teaching Fellowship in 2013, by the Higher Education Academy, the professional organisation for higher education teachers.
Pratap's research interests include documentary film, ethics, subjectivity, post colonial, nationality, cross cultural, Kubrick, mediation, and photography.