Global Citizens

  Please click the hyperlinks below for information on each country and the projects: Afghanistan Majid Saeedi Australia Verve Photo Bangladesh Bondhon Rural Education Project Borneo Bori Nyiri Canada Lonnie Nadler China Photographs and films available to view on computer desktop at the Documentary Media Centre.

Documentary Media Month – Programme

Documentary Media Month (1st-30th November) presents events, activities and workshops covering 4 areas: film photography audio new media The 2016 theme is Global Citizens and will be dedicated to showcasing people, places and events around the world. The programme includes the 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival. Follow the build up on twitter @docmediacentre

Film

Please click the links below to view the Documentary Media Centre’s channels: Vine You Tube Vimeo Documentary Media Month (1st-30th November) presents events, activities and workshops covering 4 areas: film photography audio new media The 2015 theme is Global Citizens and will be dedicated to showcasing people, places and events around the world. The programme includes the 6thContinue reading “Film”

Photography

Please click the links below to view the Documentary Media Centre’s channels: Instagram Flickr Documentary Media Month (1st-30th November) presents events, activities and workshops covering 4 areas: film photography audio new media The 2015 theme is Global Citizens and will be dedicated to showcasing people, places and events around the world. The programme includes the 6th Leicester DocfilmContinue reading “Photography”

Audio

Please click the links below to view the Documentary Media Centre’s channels: audioboom Documentary Media Month (1st-30th November) presents events, activities and workshops covering 4 areas: film photography audio new media The 2015 theme is Global Citizens and will be dedicated to showcasing people, places and events around the world. The programme includes the 6th Leicester Docfilm Festival.Continue reading “Audio”

New Media

Please click the links below to view the Documentary Media Centre’s channels: Twitter @docmediacentre Facebook Page Flipboard Pinterest Tumblr Documentary Media Month (1st-30th November) presents events, activities and workshops covering 4 areas: film photography audio new media The 2015 theme is Global Citizens and will be dedicated to showcasing people, places and events around the world. The programmeContinue reading “New Media”

Military History Live

Leicester’s ‘Military History Live’ event between 4-6th June at Adult Education (Belvoir Street) is an opportunity to find out about the conflicts from the past that shape our world today. Covering the last 500 years, ‘Military History Live’ provides an opportunity to find out about Leicester’s involvement in these conflicts, the involvement of its soldiersContinue reading “Military History Live”

CJS Talk

By John Coster Some useful links to articles referenced during the talk. “G4S prides itself as “the first private company to open and run a prison in the UK”. The company’s involvement in the modern ‘prison industrial complex’ in Britain dates back to the ideologically driven privatisation of prisons by the Thatcher government.

Documentary Presentation – Uni of Leicester

University of Leicester ‘Documentary’ Presentation By John Coster Monday 23rd & Tuesday 24th February 2015 Q. What is a documentary? A. Shorts, features….even CCTV! The definition I use…real people, real places, real events A documentary in any format – film, photography, audio or new media – can be powerful, effective and raise awareness of an issue.