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:…

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…

Programme: Wednesday 22nd 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 podcast…

Programme: Wednesday 15th 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.   Rob Watson, David Needham and I got together at the Doc Media…

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. Click here to listen 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…

Programme: Wednesday 8th November

Rob Watson, Tom Fair and I got together at the Doc Media Centre and chatted about the process of watching different types of documentaries, how we share stories in different documentary forms, and the impact of the stories that they tell: Click to listen here East Midlands Community Media Network The aim of this project…

Programme: Wednesday 22nd 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 podcast…

Programme: Day 21 Doc Media Month

Monday 21st 2pm – hosted a visit from North Warkwickshire & Hinckley College media student, Daniel Wheatley to discuss his new documentary project. 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,…

Programme: Day 7 Doc Media Month

Monday 7th  Had a visit from former LCiL colleague, Taylor Crosby. Hosting a visit from Leicester College film students and viewing their recent short documentary film work. 1.45pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross Future Learn offers a diverse selection of FREE online courses from top universities and specialist organisations from around the world. These are delivered…

Programme: Day 1 Doc Media Month

Tuesday 1st November  The first event of Documentary Media Month 2016 is a Year 11 Options Fair for 205 students at Babington Community College. ‘Understanding Careers and Future Pathways’ – ‘Meet the Experts’. I’m supporting this event as a *STEM Ambassador by becoming a ‘human library book’ on careers in Documentary Media (e.g. film, photography, audio and new…