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 more informationContinue reading “Programme: Thursday 9th November”

Programme: Wednesday 8th 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. Join us for a chat about the new EMCM Network and get involved in the podcastContinue 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 usContinue 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. 11am-4pm Doc Media Centre ‘pop-up’ inside DMU Kimberlin Library, Mill Lane, Leicester LE2 7DR. ‘UN International Day forContinue reading “Programme: Monday 6th November”

Programme: Sunday 5th November

Timberland Showcase Join us at this FREE event…….we will screen a series of short documentary films hosted by the 8th DocFilm Festival…..find out more about the Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs…..witness ‘global citizens’ sharing their stories…..also free entry to our competition. 2pm-5pm Timberland, Upper Mall, Highcross, Leicester LE1 4AN MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) Future Learn offersContinue reading “Programme: Sunday 5th November”

Programme: Saturday 4th November

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……. ‘Out of Eden Walk’ – the 7 year ‘slow journalism’ project – this interactive workshop covers using documentary media (documentary film, photography, audio and new media) in a classroom/learning setting. It includes examples suchContinue reading “Programme: Saturday 4th November”

Global Citizens

  Please click the hyperlinks below for information on each country and the projects: Afghanistan Majid Saeedi Australia Verve Photo Bangladesh Bondhon Rural Education Project Borneo Bori Nyiri Canada Lonnie Nadler China Photographs and films available to view on computer desktop at the Documentary Media Centre.

Reportage Club

The Reportage Club is a simple concept. John Coster invites his special guests to discuss documentary media related subjects in front of an audience. Examples of previous Reportage Club themes and guests: The Syria Crisis – in partnership with the Prevent programme. Dr Halla Diyab (Liberty Media Productions) and Dr Omar Gabbar (Hand in Hand for Syria charity). Coordinating VolunteersContinue reading “Reportage Club”