On Friday 12 May, we are joining forces with photographer Kate Holt, from storytelling agency Arete, to present a one day, hands-on workshop that will teach you how to tell stories through photographs. This photo workshop encourages interpretation and creativity no matter what type of camera you use.
Join us at EBRD on Thursday 29th September for a preview screening of multi-award-winning Director Phil Agland’s new film China: Between Clouds and Dreams, examining the lives of everyday people in modern China to tell a story about a global issue that affects us all. Following the screening, Agland will discuss his experience of filming in China, partnering with a local team and what he thinks is the key to telling authentic stories. See the trailer here.
On Tuesday 1st March, we kicked off the run-up to International Women’s Day with a panel event exploring The Rise of Women Journalists in the Arab World, featuring Lindsey Hilsum, Dr Zahera Harb, Mina Al Oraibi, Yalda Hakim and Safa Al Ahmad
Every new journalist dreams of covering new and exciting stories from hidden corners of the world, but what do you need to know, and where to begin? A proliferation of media platforms has increased opportunities to pitch, but it’s harder than ever to know how to present an idea.
Join us on 5th November at Rich Mix in East London to get inspired by a leading foreign correspondent, learn how to survive as a freelancer and get your work commissioned - all crucial skills in today's competitive media industry. A limited number of full-day passes are now on sale until 10th October.
Click here to find out more about the sessions and get your tickets.