About

Since launch in 2001 the One World Media Production Fund has supported over 160 young journalists and filmmakers to report from 68 developing countries. Our fund provides each recipient with a £1,000 grant, one-to-one mentoring, invaluable workshops on sound, editing and post production led by industry experts and introductions to commissioners at Sky News.

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The application deadline for the Production Fund is Sunday 5 November 2017.

Judges

Kevin Dubouis

Producer, AJ+

Kevin Dubouis

Monica Garnsey

Series Editor, Unreported World for Channel 4

Monica Garnsey

Ashish Joshi

Reporter & Presenter, Sky News

Ashish Joshi

Eloise King

VICE UK Digital Programming Exec & i-D Global Exec Producer

Mentors

Flora Gregory

Freelance Consultant and Executive Producer

Flora Gregory

Bruno Bayley

Editor, VICE Magazine UK

Bruno Bayley

Grantees

Since 2001, One World Media has supported new journalists and filmmakers to cover stories about the wider world.

Sponsors

Our production fund is made possible by generous support from:

Sky News
LGT Vestra
The Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation

In-Kind Supporters

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Content made thanks to the Production Fund has appeared in media outlets & festivals including

Aljazeera
Bertha Dochouse
Nowness
Sheffield Doc Fest
Monica Garnsey

Monica Garnsey has directed numerous observational documentaries and current affairs films for the BBC and Channel 4 in the UK, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Gaza and elsewhere. She was awarded an Emmy for BBC’s Death in Tehran, an Amnesty International Media Award for Execution of a Teenage Girl (BBC) and a RTS Award for Help Me Love My Baby for C4.

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Flora Gregory

With over 30 years’ experience in broadcasting and many awards under her belt, Flora is always on a mission to uncover and mentor new talent. She conceived and ran Channel 4’s long running Unreported World and was founding commissioning editor of Witness, Al Jazeera English’s flagship documentary strand. She also oversaw 20 new Al Jazeera series.

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Bruno Bayley

Bruno has worked at VICE since 2007 and became the Editor of the UK edition of VICE Magazine in 2012. He is also the Managing Editor of VICE Magazine’s international editions. He has worked on numerous independent publishing projects and has judged several awards, including BJP’s Breakthrough Awards and Magnum/Photo London’s Graduate Awards.

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Kevin Dubouis

Kevin Dubouis joined AJ+ in San Francisco in 2014 and later moved to London to expand the company’s European operations. He’s currently the sole producer for AJ+ in the region. He produces video content for social media platforms, works with freelance video journalists where news break, and coordinates coverage with the various AJ+ bureaus. He previously worked with Al Jazeera television in New York and Washington, D.C., producing feature stories and news packages on culture, economy and politics. His background is in online media, and he is passionate about innovative digital storytelling.

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Ashish Joshi

Ashish Joshi is based in London and currently working as a Correspondent for Sky News. He has more than 25 years’ experience as an international journalist covering some of the world’s biggest breaking news stories, including working as Sky’s Gulf Correspondent in the Middle East. 

Ashish has also taken on producing and directing documentaries and long-form films. These include Asian & Gay: The Last Taboo; The Bomber’s Village: A Survivor Returns, and Can you kick it? Why are there no Asian Premier League footballers?

His reporting of the Mumbai terror attacks in December 2008 won critical and public acclaim.  The coverage won Sky News a Golden Nymph at the 2009 Monte Carlo Television Festival and was nominated for a BAFTA.

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Eloise King

Eloise is VICE UK Digital Programming Exec & i-D Global Executive Producer. Across the VICE business, Eloise has been instrumental in the production and programming strategy of cross-platform documentaries and factual series. 

Throughout her career, her work as both producer and director has a strong focus on telling powerful human-interest stories from the perspective of marginalised voices, most notably: ‘Kids Behind Bars’ (ITV ), ‘The Divorce Clinic’ (BBC2), Acid Attacks (VICE) and ‘Gurls Talk’ (i-D). As co-founder of Women on Docs, she also curates monthly screenings and panel events celebrating the contribution of women to documentary film.

Prior to VICE, Eloise’s documentary production credits have ranged across several International territories including: BBC, BBC New York, Channel 4, ITV,  MTV,  E4 and Al Jazeera English. Eloise started her career with content game-changer, Pulse Films, before working under the auspices of filmmaker, Paul Hamann.

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