Peter Verstraten is Assistant Professor Film and Literary Studies at Leiden University. He wrote among others "Film Narratology" (2009) and two studies on Dutch Post-War Fiction Film, respectively in 2016 and 2021. His latest publication is a monograph, in Dutch, on the ten films of Alex van Warmerdam (2022). With two directors of photography, he co-edited "Shooting Time: Cinematographers on Cinematography" (2012). He is also a regular contributor to "Senses of Cinema".