Programme: Monday 20th November

Sustainable Development Goals or SDGs….what are they? To mark Universal Childrens Day witness ‘global citizens‘ sharing their stories as part of the World’s Largest Lesson#SDG4 #Education2030……real people, real places and real events…..how are the SDGs working in reality and can they really help us to bring about meaningful change. Click to visit the website: www.worldslargestlesson.globalgoals.org 4.30-5.30pm Doc Media Centre, 1st…

Programme: Sunday 19th November

Causes of Climate Change Understand the physical processes behind climate variations in the past, present and future. This free online course provides the basis for understanding the underlying physical processes governing climate variations in the past, present and future. In the course, we focus on explaining the main external forcing mechanisms such as the sun,…

Programme: Sunday 12th 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. WW1 Heroism: Through Art and Film Discover…

Programme: Saturday 4th November

Documentary Media Centre ‘Open Day’….a drop in to view the documentary films, photography, audio and new media exhibits. These included……. ‘Out of Eden Walk’ – the 7 year ‘slow journalism’ project – this interactive exhibit covered using documentary media (documentary film, photography, audio and new media) in a classroom/learning setting. It included examples such as the ‘Out of Eden Walk’ project…

Programme: Saturday 18th November

Polar Day Join us for an ‘immersive’ documentary media exhibition of film, photography, audio and new media dedicated to the Polar regions and other cold places! This unique event is hosted by Photographer Stef Casley – a showcase of Stef’s work will be on display including recent trips to Iceland and New Zealand. Click the link for…

Review: Documentary Media Month 2016

This was the 3rd Documentary Media Month programme hosted at the Wot Space shop, Highcross. Throughout the posts below are photographs taken of the exhibits and activities that took place. Also a chance to view the Facebook ‘Live’ film that features a walk around the Documentary Media Centre. The 2016 programme focused on education and the development…

Documentary Media Month 2016

Documentary Media Month (1st-30th November 2016) is a programme of FREE events and workshops covering 4 areas: documentary film documentary photography documentary audio documentary new media The 2016 theme is global citizens dedicated to showcasing real people, real places and real events around the world. The documentary film programme is the 7th Leicester Docfilm Festival. The Documentary Media Centre will…