Jacqui Griffin is a British-American filmmaker and researcher. They currently are a doctoral candidate under Dr. Keith Johnston at the University of East Anglia. Their academic work focuses on the filmmaker Stan Brakhage and notions around the "poetic" or "poetry" in film. In their practical work, Jacqui is interested in experimental film as well as film installation and would like to pursue research by practice using film. Jacqui is a long-time contributor to the international online film publication Film Inquiry (www.filminquiry.com), focusing mostly on feature articles and the occasional film review. Additionally, Jacqui founded the Drunken Film Fest or DFFB (www.drunkenfilmfest.com) in Bradford which runs every August and has since branched out to include a yearly festival in Oakland, California (DFFO) as well.