Doc Media Centre Opens

The Documentary Media Centre has a new space….14 Northampton Street, Leicester LE1 1PA. It will be open on Saturday 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th November between 10am-4pm. A full programme of events, exhibitions, screenings and Reportage Club in-conversations, will launch in January 2020.    

Pain & Gain 2019

Crunch time….I’m 53 and going to blow the dust off my trainers! What’s brought this on, I hear you ask…… watching the ‘London’ or ‘Great North Run’ ….. being passed daily by lycra-clad bodies on my way to the city-centre? Not really. The reason is ‘making a stand’……my youngest son has recently joined the army,…

New Programme 2019/20

I’m currently planning a new 2019/20 programme, and events are themed around the following five international days: 27th October 2019 – World Day of Audiovisual Heritage  The World Day for Audiovisual Heritage is a commemoration of the adoption, in 1980 by the 21st General Conference, of the Recommendation for the Safeguarding and Preservation of Moving…

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.

Submissions: Doc Media Festival 2018

Details below for submitting content to the Doc Media Festival between 6th-10th November 2018: Theme: global citizens….real people, real places, real events…. Documentary Film: You Tube –  upload the film / share link via email. Vimeo – upload the film / share link via email / we can stream the film via a password protected upload. MP4 –…