Film Study Center Fellow: 2020-2021, 2021-2022
Max is a filmmaker and G4 PhD Candidate in Harvard's Film and Visual Studies program, with secondary fields in Anthropology and Critical Media Practice. His research interrogates the nature of film-time, land value, black geographies, and ethnographicness. His last film, Sanctuary premiered at the Maryland Film Festival (2020). His theoretical work has been published in Film-Philosophy, The Oxford Artistic and Practice Based Research Platform, and Film Criticism. Max is a current fellow at Harvard’s Film Study Center, and holds a M.St. from the University of Oxford and a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University.
Teaching Fellow for AFVS 99A: Tutorial - Senior Year (McElwee), Fall 2022.