Eleftheria-Rania Kosmidou is currently an Associate Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Salford (UK). She has also been a Research Associate in the Humanities Institute at University College Dublin (UCD) since 2013. Her monograph European Civil War Films: Memory, Conflict, and Nostalgia was published in 2013 (Routledge). She has written extensively on the films of Theo Angelopoulos, and has presented her research in many international and national (UK) conferences. Rania has received funding from the Government of Ireland Research Council for the Humanities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS), the UCD Humanities Institute, and Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Currently she is working on a book on Theo Angelopoulos.