Dr Mark Nicholls is Senior Lecturer in Cinema Studies at the University of Melbourne where he has taught film since 1993. He is the author of Scorsese’s Men: Melancholia and the Mob, Pluto and Indiana (2004) and Lost Object of Desire: The Performances of Jeremy Irons (2012). He has published a range of articles and essays for journals and publishers.
Mark is a film journalist and worked for many years on ABC Radio and for The Age, for which he wrote a weekly film column between 2007 and 2009. Mark has an extensive list of stage credits as a playwright, performer, producer and director.