Documentary Media Centre operates on the ‘community of practice’ model: it identifies globally active documentarians operating across Latin America, West & East Africa, South Asia and South-East Asia. it offers researchers access to this documentary media content – documentary film, photography, audio and new media. it organizes pop-up ‘showcase’ events throughout the year.. Documentary Media is the intersection ofContinue reading “Gallery: Doc Media Centre 6 Week Pop-Up”
John Coster explains the ‘Parallel Lives‘ project with its support of global documentarians. The project is part of the 6 week pop-up ‘Documentary Media Centre’ installation at Highcross Leicester. Thanks to the Communication Arts BA (Hons) students who gave up their free time to record my thoughts.
Resources: The films below show the Documentary Media Centre in operation as a pop-up inside the Wot Space, Highcross Leicester.
Documentary Media Month Review Join me for a celebration event as we look back over the programme and review the highlights of Documentary Media Month 2017. 5pm-6pm Doc Media Centre, 1st Floor, 10 Bishops Street, Leicester LE1 6AF. The 2017 Documentary Media Month theme is global citizens dedicated to showcasing real people, real places and real events from around the world. The documentary filmContinue reading “Final Day of Doc Media Month”
Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs….what are they? To mark Universal Childrens Day witness ‘global citizens‘ sharing their stories as part of the World’s Largest Lesson#SDG4 #Education2030……real people, real places and real events…..how are the SDGs working in reality and can they really help us to bring about meaningful change. Click to visit the website: www.worldslargestlesson.globalgoals.org 4.30-5.30pm Doc Media Centre, 1stContinue reading “Programme: Monday 20th November”
Causes of Climate Change Understand the physical processes behind climate variations in the past, present and future. This free online course provides the basis for understanding the underlying physical processes governing climate variations in the past, present and future. In the course, we focus on explaining the main external forcing mechanisms such as the sun,Continue reading “Programme: Sunday 19th November”
Polar Day Join us for an ‘immersive’ documentary media exhibition of film, photography, audio and new media dedicated to the Polar regions and other cold places! This unique event is hosted by Photographer Stef Casley – a showcase of Stef’s work will be on display including recent trips to Iceland and New Zealand. James Balog’s photo book calledContinue reading “Programme: Saturday 18th 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”
Documentary Media Centre ‘Open Day’….a drop in to view the documentary films, photography, audio and new media exhibits. These included……. ‘Out of Eden Walk’ – the 7 year ‘slow journalism’ project – this interactive exhibit covered using documentary media (documentary film, photography, audio and new media) in a classroom/learning setting. It included examples such as the ‘Out of Eden Walk’ projectContinue reading “Programme: Saturday 4th November”
Polar Day Join us for an ‘immersive’ documentary media exhibition of film, photography, audio and new media dedicated to the Polar regions and other cold places! This unique event is hosted by Photographer Stef Casley – a showcase of Stef’s work will be on display including recent trips to Iceland and New Zealand. Click the link forContinue reading “Programme: Saturday 18th November”