Prof. Dr. Sonia Campanini
Sonia Campanini is Professor of Film Culture at the Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main. She received her PhD in Film and Media Studies at the Universiteit van Amsterdam and Università degli Studi di Udine with a dissertation titled “Film Sound in Preservation and Presentation.” She has written for international journals and served as co-editor for the publication L’archivio/ The Archive (2012). Her research interests lie in the field of film history and film preservation, focusing on the material, technological and memorial dimensions of audiovisual heritage. She teaches courses on film history, film theory and aesthetics, early cinema, film restoration and film curatorship.