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Audio

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.

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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…….

Doc Media exhibition focusing on the role of the National Geographic through documentary film, photography, audio and new media.

“For me the National Geographic represents how you discovered the world before the internet” JC

11.00am-1.00pm Doc Media Centre, 1st Floor, 10 Bishops Street, Leicester LE1 6AF.

The 2017 Documentary Media Month theme is global citizens dedicated to showcasing real peoplereal places and real events from around the world.

The documentary film programme is the 8th Leicester Docfilm Festival.

The Documentary Media Centre project organises events, education based activities and workshops covering 4 areas:

  • documentary film
  • documentary photography
  • documentary audio
  • documentary new media

The pop-up Documentary Media Centre will be hosted on the 1st Floor of 10 Bishop Street, Leicester LE1 6AF.

For further information please email John Coster, Journalist on docmediacentre@gmail.com

Twitter @docmediacentre @citizenseye  @docfilmfestival  @conflictreportr

#docmedia2017

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Events

Programme: Day 12 Doc Media Month

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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.

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Trying to decide what new stories to pick – local, national and international.
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BBC Radio Leicester Presenter, Graham Wright.

8.30-9am BBC Radio Leicester

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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 marketing wish list a reality? John Coster, Founder of the Documentary Media Centre and Leicester DocFilm Festival shares his experiences to  guide you through the marketing minefield of missed opportunities, ‘to good to be true’ partners and money pits!”

This is a FREE event but you must pre-register – click here 

10-11am The Innovation Centre Co-working Cafe

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Doc Media exhibition – includes 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival documentary film showcase covering global conflict and the work of photographers operating in conflict zones – review their work, view their Instagram feeds and discuss the rise of Facebook ‘live’ streaming – view the exhibition by Jonathan Capewell of WW1Tigers.com displayed on the Beacons today and Remembrance Sunday.

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Jonathan Capewell, Founder of WW1 Tigers website stands in front of the Highcross Digital Light Sculptures that are showing unidentified Tigers Regiment soldiers for 3 days.
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WW1 Tigers website.
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WW1 Tigers project contact details.
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Century of Stories project.

Also a small display by John Dilley of Newspapers and the Great War

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The Market Harborough Advertiser.

12-4pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross

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Categories
Events

Programme: Day 11 Doc Media Month

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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,

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Jonathan Capewell, Founder of WW1 Tigers website.

John Dilley of Newspapers and the Great War 

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BBC Radio Leicester Presenter, Jim Davies interviews John Dilley about his original The Market Harborough Advertiser newspaper from 14th November 1916.

and my projects: Conflict Reportage and Military History Live.

ww1-tigers

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BBC Radio Leicester Presenter, Jim Davies interviews Jonathan Capewell about his WW1 Tigers project.

11am The Beacons, Highcross – join us at the new Digital Light Sculptures (The Beacons) at Highcross for the 2 minute Silence and the unveiling of Jonathan Capwell’s photo display of unidentified WW1 ‘Tigers’ soldiers….see if you can help identify them.

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WW1 Tigers website image on the Digital Light Sculptures at Highcross. If people recognise any of the images please get in touch.
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Jonathan Capewell interviewed by BBC Radio Leicester Presenter, Dave Andrews before the 2 minute silence.
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BBC Radio Leicester Presenter, Dave Andrews interviews the Highcross General Manager, Jo Tallack.

To mark the Armistice Day of World War One we discuss the number of serviceman who returned with life changing injuries, the terms given to them (many of which today are seen as offensive) and the developments in care over the 100 years since.


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Jonathan Capewell (l) & John Dilley.

12-2pm LCiL Social Media Cafe, West End Centre, Andrewes Street, Leicester LE3 5PA

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Display at the Social Media Cafe, West End Centre.

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Doc Media exhibition – includes 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival documentary film showcase covering global conflict and the work of photographers operating in conflict zones – review their work, view their Instagram feeds and discuss the rise of Facebook ‘live’ streaming.

6-8pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross

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The Conflict Reportage magazine on Flipboard has links to many of the World’s best conflict reporters.