Colin Muir

Programme leader MA Television and Radio Scriptwriting

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Office Times

Tuesday    12 – 13 (Adelphi Building)
Thursday   17-18 (MCUK)


Colin was born in Edinburgh. He studied first at University of Ulster in Coleraine and then proceeded to undertake two Masters of Fine Arts in the USA in Theatre and in Film Directing. He ran his own production company in Philadelphia, Optical Productions.



Scriptwriting, directing and producing.

Research Interests

Scriptwriting, image ethics, Self Reflexivity in Documentary Filmmaking, film script development.

Qualifications and Memberships

MFA Film Directing (Temple University, Philadelphia, 1990)
MFA Theatre Directing (University of Connecticut, 1984)
BA (Hons) History and English (University of Ulster, 1979)