JANE STEVENTON

  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Address: Eldon Building, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth PO1 2DJ
  • Telephone: 023 9284 8484
  • Email: jane.steventon@port.ac.uk
  • Department: School of Film, Media & Communication
  • Faculty: Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries

Biography

Senior Lecturer (BA Film Production) – Producing & Screenwriting

Jane Steventon has a prolific producing career in television, with credits in children’s and adult drama series.  Her work comprised stints on Tracy Beaker, Hollyoaks Later and she won a BAFTA for her work on the Christmas Casualty specials in 2006.  She recently produced a short film – FIRST – which screened at the British Horror Film Festival in November 2018.  She continues to work in industry for Awesome Media & Entertainment, developing scripted content for the screen, alongside her work on the Film Production course.

Jane’s background of script editing and producing brings an astute editorial focus to her teaching. For her research, she is currently interested in exploring the female authorial gaze and is writing a chapter on the female detective in crime TV.