Programme: Wednesday 15th November

East Midlands Community Media Network The aim of this project is to develop networking events, host regular podcasts discussions, list and share information about community media groups in the East Midlands, and promote ideas that support community development practices through community media.   Rob Watson, David Needham and I got together at the Doc MediaContinue reading “Programme: Wednesday 15th November”

Programme: Tuesday 14th November

Leicester Masaya Link Group The Leicester Masaya Link Group is a non-governmental organisation which manages the town-twinning link between Leicester and Masaya in Nicaragua. Official twinning was established in 1987 and since then, the LMLG has worked to develop and maintain an exchange of contacts between the two cities by co-ordinating projects aimed at enrichingContinue reading “Programme: Tuesday 14th November”

Programme: Monday 13th November

Community Media Cafe If you were involved in Citizens Eye between 2008-2014, please drop in and ‘share’ your memories on the virtual Museum of Community Media timeline. The Museum of Community Media archive covers 7 years of Leicester’s social history (2008-2014) through the content of community media organisation, Citizens Eye. 10.30am-11.30am The Chapel Cafe, Bishops Street, Leicester LE1 6AF. MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)Continue reading “Programme: Monday 13th November”

Programme: Sunday 12th November

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) Future Learn offers a diverse selection of FREE online courses from top universities and specialist organisations from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life. WW1 Heroism: Through Art and Film DiscoverContinue reading “Programme: Sunday 12th November”

Programme: Saturday 11th November

Newspaper Review Heading to BBC Radio Leicester to pick out some interesting stories from all the Saturday papers on Monica Winfield’s show. Click here to listen 9am-10am BBC Radio Leicester Documentary Media Centre ‘Open Day’….just drop in and have a look at the documentary films, photography, audio and new media exhibits. Check out the following……. DocContinue reading “Programme: Saturday 11th November”

Programme: Friday 10th November

The Homeless Film Festival (4th-18th November 2017) is a national festival that screens high-end films from around the world, all of which address homelessness or are made by homeless people. Join us for this FREE showcase screening of 2 submissions to HFF 2017. Street Blues (30 mins) -Documentary filmmaker, Nikolas Migut Trailer | Street Blues (2015) fromContinue reading “Programme: Friday 10th November”

Programme: Thursday 9th November

  TESTED Nabbing a spot in one of New York City’s best public high schools can change kids lives…..but who gets in? This documentary, which follows a diverse group of students hoping to ace a single admissions test, explores such important issues as equal access, stereotypes, affirmative action and the model minority myth. For moreContinue reading “Programme: Thursday 9th November”

Programme: Wednesday 8th November

Rob Watson, Tom Fair and I got together at the Doc Media Centre and chatted about the process of watching different types of documentaries, how we share stories in different documentary forms, and the impact of the stories that they tell: Click to listen here East Midlands Community Media Network The aim of this projectContinue reading “Programme: Wednesday 8th November”

Programme: Tuesday 7th November

Documentary media exhibition in the De Montfort University Kimberlin Library Join us for this FREE event……. discover how documentary film, photography, audio and new media can be used to showcase the stories of global citizens and the issues that impact their lives……. real people, real places and real events. We are delighted to have Alex Morris, Communications and Marketing Officer from Learning on Screen joining us for this event. He will deliver twoContinue reading “Programme: Tuesday 7th November”

Programme: Monday 6th November

Documentary media exhibition in the De Montfort University Kimberlin Library Join us for this FREE event……. discover how documentary film, photography, audio and new media can be used to showcase the stories of global citizens and the issues that impact their lives……. real people, real places and real events. BoB is the on demand TV and radio service for education. This academically-focused system allows staff and students at subscribingContinue reading “Programme: Monday 6th November”