Wednesday 7th November: Podcast ‘Live’

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:…

Thursday 8th November: BURKINABÈ RISING

Documentary film showcase screening of ‘BURKINABÈ RISING: the art of resistance in Burkina Faso’ Directed by Iara Lee (Cultures of Resistance Films) Venue: DMU Campus, Mill Studios MS0.25 Start time: 6pm FREE entry – open to students, staff & public. A small landlocked country in West Africa, Burkina Faso is home to a vibrant community…

Another News Story

I enjoyed (not really the right word) this excellent documentary screened at Phoenix Cinema – part of the 2018 Journeys Festival International in Leicester. Thanks to Oli Page for the invitation to the screening and opportunity to facilitate the post-screening Q&A with Dimple Patel. Another News Story takes a fresh view of the European refugee…

#FakeNews Exhibition

#FakeNews Exhibition Creative Manifesto’s exhibition – 10 Pieces of Art about #FakeNews between 20th-31st August 2018 – Lightbox exhibition space at Leicester’s LCB Depot.

Dr Pat Kotchapakdee Discusses Documentary

Reproduced from the website of Dr Rob Watson: ” Today, John Coster and I were very fourtunate to spend the day with Dr Pat Kotchapakdee from Khon Kaen University in Thailand. John and Pat were able to sit down and discuss how Pat approaches his documentary work, and what he thinks is the use of…