Programme: Day 24 Doc Media Month

Thursday 24th Hosted DMU 3rd Year Advanced Television module students for a LAB Session on single camera documentary film production. (LAB Session = Learn | Access | Build) 2-5pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross Reportage Club event ‘in conversation with’ Zinthiya Ganeshpanchan to mark the UN Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women on Friday 25th November.Continue reading “Programme: Day 24 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 23 Doc Media Month

Wednesday 23rd Creative Coffee Leicester celebrates the return of Documentary Media Month. From 10.30am I’ll be talking about the experiences and challenges of putting on an event of this scale and some of the hints, tips and lessons I’ve picked up along the way. If you’d like to know a little more about the mechanics of puttingContinue reading “Programme: Day 23 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 22 Doc Media Month

Tuesday 22nd 10am-1pm DMU Media Entrepreneurship 3rd Year students attended a LAB Session at the Documentary Media Centre. (LAB Sessions = Learn | Access | Build) The JFK Assassination – Dr John Sutton will chart the events of the assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy on 22nd November 1963……53 years ago today! Documentary film footage, photographsContinue reading “Programme: Day 22 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 17 Doc Media Month

Thursday 17th Come along and find out how the Documentary Media Centre uses documentary film, photography, audio and new media to showcase real people, real places and real events. If you were involved in Citizens Eye between 2008-2014 please drop in before the 30th November and add a comment to the Museum of Community Media timeline wall.Continue reading “Programme: Day 17 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 16 Doc Media Month

Wednesday 16th ‘Community Media Cafe’ – 2nd Year DMU #Tech2503 Community Media Production students will be continuing their research into community media and how people use it. Join us for a ‘cuppa’ and share your stories. 10.30-11.30am The Old Library Café, Adult Education, Belvoir Street, Leicester 2pm – Visit from Adult Education College photography students with tutor,Continue reading “Programme: Day 16 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 15 Doc Media Centre

Tuesday 15th Launch of the new ‘Doc Media Awards 2017’ – categories will include: Best Documentary Film / Best Documentary Photograph / Best Documentary Podcast / Best Documentary New Media Post or Event Coverage. I’ll be outlining this new 12 month ‘global’ search for those using documentary media in innovative ways to bring about socialContinue reading “Programme: Day 15 Doc Media Centre”

Programme: Day 14 Doc Media Month

Monday 14th 1.15pm – I was interviewed by DMU student, Abeer Alsaiari about the history of Citizens Eye (2008-2014), the archive Museum of Community Media and the creation of the Documentary Media Centre. 2.30pm – One 2 One portfolio review session with Nathaniel Parker, media student from New College. He was accompanied by Stuart Morton fromContinue reading “Programme: Day 14 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 13 Doc Media Month

Sunday 13th Doc Media exhibition to mark Remembrance Sunday includes 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival documentary film showcase. Click here for the WW1 Tigers website – http://www.ww1tigers.com Join us as we explore the stories behind several of the most iconic images and footage from conflicts over the last 100 years. Are they real or faked? What roleContinue reading “Programme: Day 13 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 12 Doc Media Month

Saturday 12th I’ll be starting Day 12 at BBC Radio Leicester to review the newspapers and discuss the Documentary Media Month programme with Graham Wright. 8.30-9am BBC Radio Leicester Start-Up Saturday event at The Innovation Centre Co-working Cafe: ‘So you want to host your own event or start a festival….how do you make that marketingContinue reading “Programme: Day 12 Doc Media Month”

Programme: Day 11 Doc Media Month

Friday 11th 8-9.30am BBC Radio Leicester – join us as we mark Armistice Day ‘live’ on air at BBC Radio Leicester with an exhibition by Jonathan Capewell of WW1Tigers.com, John Dilley of Newspapers and the Great War  and my projects: Conflict Reportage and Military History Live. 11am The Beacons, Highcross – join us at the new Digital Light SculpturesContinue reading “Programme: Day 11 Doc Media Month”