Max Bowens is a filmmaker and PhD Candidate in Film and Visual Studies, with secondary fields in Anthropology and Critical Media Practice. His current research focuses on time-based media, black geographies, feminist science and technology studies, and phenomenologies of ephemera. His theoretical work has been published in Film-Philosophy, Film Criticism, and The Oxford Artistic and Practice Based Research Platform. Before joining the AFVS Department, he worked as a film editor for Amiel Courtin-Wilson and Terrence Malick. Max holds a M.St. from The University of Oxford, and a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University.