Kerstin Stutterheim is a filmmaker, dramaturge and professor of Media and Cultural Studies at Bournemouth University, where she leads the Research Center for Film & TV. Previously, she has been professor for dramaturgy and aesthetics of audiovisual media at HFF University Babelsberg. As a filmmaker, she has drawn for "Fliegen und Engel" (D), "Bauhaus – Modell & Mythos“ (D 2009) or „Die Wäscherei“ (D 1992).

She has published „‘Game of Thrones‘ sehen – eine dramaturgische Studie“ (Fink Verlag 2017) and „Handbuch Angewandter Dramaturgie“ (Peter Lang 2015) recently.