Programme: Day 25 Doc Media Month

Friday 25th 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival documentary film showcase to mark the UN Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women. Showcase A (starts 12 midday) – co-hosted by staff from Zinthiya Trust who recently received funding from The Big Lottery for a project to support Women and Girls suffering or at risk of FGM, honour based violence andContinue reading “Programme: Day 25 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 18 Doc Media Month

Friday 18th 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival documentary film showcase to mark Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016. 1pm, ‘Walk the Talk’ (16 min) – in August 2015, a group of volunteers walked from Leicester to London to raise awareness around the social policies that impact on psychological distress, particularly within the homeless population. The short film shows what they did and their subsequent meetingContinue reading “Programme: Day 18 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”

Programme: Day 4 Doc Media Month

Friday 4th  Homeless Film Festival 2016 – join us for a showcase of short films about homelessness from across the globe – Walk the Talk / Poison Flower trailer (screening next Tuesday 8th 6pm at The Y) and Somewhere To Call Home.  Screening at 1pm we have the European premiere of ‘Destiny’s Bridge‘ by Jack Ballo. “A homeless minister stands up to a NewContinue reading “Programme: Day 4 Doc Media Month”