The Documentary Media Centre has a new space….14 Northampton Street, Leicester LE1 1PA. It will be open on Saturday 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th November between 10am-4pm. A full programme of events, exhibitions, screenings and Reportage Club in-conversations, will launch in January 2020.
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”
Join us for this documentary media showcase on what happens ‘After the Conflict’……how do people return home, what do they find….how do they continue to live? Drawing on personal stories from Bosnia to Cambodia, Rwanda to the Rohingya. Venue: DMU Campus, Mill Studios MS0.25 Start time: 6pm FREE entry – open to students, staff & public. Documentary filmContinue reading “Tuesday 6th November: After the Conflict”
Doc Media Festival Podcast ‘Live’ event in partnership with Dr. Rob Watson, Decentered Media. Venue: DMU Campus, Mill Studios MS0.25 Start time: 6.30pm FREE entry – open to students, staff & public. The panel will discuss the role of documentary media (film, photography, audio and new media) and screen trailers & short clips of their work:Continue reading “Wednesday 7th November: Podcast ‘Live’”
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”
Documentary Media Podcast Join us for this 5th and final podcast hosted by Rob Watson (DMU). All welcome…tea & biscuits! 5-7pm Doc Media Centre, 1st Floor, 10 Bishop Street, Leicester LE1 6AF. Doc Media exhibition to mark the UN International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People Showcase of short clips from documentary films will include 5 Broken Cameras / TheContinue reading “Programme: Wednesday 29th November”
Interested in starting your own film festival? Join us for this illustrated talk that covers ‘how to’ start, ‘who to’ involve, the type of venue and why are you doing it! 4pm-5pm 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 theContinue reading “Programme: Tuesday 28th 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. Museum of Community Media PleaseContinue reading “Programme: Monday 27th 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. Understanding Violence Against Women: Myths and Realities LearnContinue reading “Programme: Sunday 26th November”