Doc Photo School Sunday Talks

Doc Photo School Sunday Talks by John Coster: 1. Sunday 16th November 2.00pm-4.00pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross ‘Photography and Images of Conflict Crimes’ This will be a talk about images that have been placed in the public domain that have exposed conflict crimes to the world. This will include Holocaust images, the Abu-Ghraib images of torture, Guantanamo Bay and Chinese…

Programme – Doc Media Month Week 2

Highlights coming up in Week 2 ‘Regional’ of Documentary Media Month…….. Monday 10th 6.00pm-8.00pm Reportage Club – an ‘in conversation’ with Beth Walsh, Freelance Photographer at the Leicester Mercury – free to attend. Tuesday 11th 6.00pm-8.00pm ‘Meet the Royal Anglian Regiment‘ event – includes photo exhibition images from recent parades, recreation and operations – free to attend. Wednesday 12th  10.00am-12.00pm Creative…

Saturday 8th Programme – Doc Media Centre

Open 11am-7.00pm Docfilm Showcase at the Doc Media Centre, Highcross – free  screenings. 11.00am – Voices 4 Change – young people’s film submissions about their communities. 12.00 ‘There Once Was An Island’ 80 mins feature documentary in support of the Homeless Film Festival. 2.00pm Presentation by Dr Anna Claydon, Lecturer in Media and Communication, University of Leicester – ‘Films, Disabilities and People‘. 3.00pm ‘St George’s…

Community Newswire – Hit the Headlines

A free training session from Community Newswire for charities, community groups and not-for-profits on Tuesday 4th November between 1-4pm at BBC Radio Leicester. This 45 minute workshop is hosted free by the Community Media Training School and part of the Documentary Media Month programme. Community Newswire is a free-to-use service that gives charities, community groups…

Raising Your Profile Training by ProHelp

Leicestershire and Rutland ProHelp is delighted to offer ‘Raising your Profile’ Training Tuesday 4th November 2014 9am – 12noon This FREE training is available to community and voluntary groups across Leicestershire & Rutland that would like to learn more from professional businesses about raising the profile of their organisation through networking, PR, branding and marketing, and…

Doc Photo School Sunday Talks

Doc Photo School Sunday Talks by John Coster: 1. Sunday 16th November 2.00pm-4.00pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross ‘Photography and Images of Conflict Crimes’ This will be a talk about images that have been placed in the public domain that have exposed conflict crimes to the world. This will include Holocaust images, the Abu-Ghraib images of torture, Guantanamo Bay…

Reportage Club events in Doc Media Month

The Reportage Club is a simple concept……..John Coster interviews guests about documentary media related subjects in front of an audience. Here are the guests and themes for Reportage Club events throughout November’s Doc Media Month: Wednesday 5th November – Brahmpreet Gulati, Voices 4 Change discusses the perception of young people in the media. Monday 10th – Beth Walsh, freelance…