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  • OWM Awards Gallery 2017

    One World Media Awards 2018

    One World Media Awards 2018
    Mon, 18 June 2018 | 6.30pm – 11.30pm

  • Eve love in the Factories

    Production Fund Showcase

    Thursday 22 March | 6.30PM We will be hosting a screening of select documentary shorts by our Production Fund grantees at Channel 4 on 22 March. The films follow a series of untold stories from the wider world, including Sudanese inventors, young Iraqis infatuated with Korean culture, female empowerment in Brazil and LGBT garment factory workers in Cambodia.…

  • Fresh Eyes on the World

    Tuesday 30 January | 8PM We will be hosting a screening of short documentaries at the Bertha DocHouse in Curzon Bloomsbury. The Fresh Eyes on the World line-up will include short films directed and filmed by our Production Fund grantees. These documentaries focus on issues that highlight our common humanity, and cover topics including transgender Muslims, Sudanese inventors, female…

  • Sky News - Europe's Migration tragedy

    Boats, Swarms and Jungles: Unpicking the refugee narrative

    Thursday 30 November | 8AM-9.30AM We will be hosting a private breakfast event to explore the challenges that present themselves when reporting on the refugee crisis, and how editors, journalists and broadcasters shape the narrative. Two years on from our first breakfast event on this topic (Bodies on the Beach, held in Sept 2015) the migration…

  • Corruption Reporting Workshop

    Monday 20 November 2017 | 2pm-6pm Ahead of International Anti-Corruption Day on 9 December, join One World Media, Transparency International and Al Jazeera for an afternoon workshop on corruption reporting, and to hear first-hand from award-winning experts on how their reporting successfully held those in power to account. You will learn about the obstacles and potential impact…

  • Authentic Storytelling

    Industry Day: Focus on Authentic Storytelling

    Thursday 9 November | 2.45pm-8pm Join us at Channel 4 for an afternoon of in-depth discussion on authentic storytelling. From experts on representation to top news editors and documentary filmmakers, you will hear from key industry experts on how to produce collaborative work that challenges stereotypes about the global south – as well as insight…

  • David-Lammy

    SESSION 1: Jon Snow in Conversation with David Lammy MP

    Thursday 9 November | 3pm-4pm UK Media’s Representation of Africa We will be joined by David Lammy, Labour MP for Tottenham, to discuss how Africa is presented in the UK media and how we can move away from the damaging Band Aid narratives of poverty and victimhood, whether by empowering those on the continent to tell their own stories,…

  • Authentic Storytelling

    SESSION 2: Authentic Storytelling

    Thursday 9 November | 4.15pm-5.30pm We will be bringing together a panel of journalists, filmmakers and editors to discuss the essentials of authentic storytelling, what it is and why it matters. When developing world stories are covered by western journalists without the relevant regional context or cultural sensitivity, coverage can be characterised by stereotypes and…

  • Meet the Commissioners

    SESSION 3: Narrative in News – Meet the Gatekeepers

    Thursday 9 November | 6pm-7pm A panel of top news editors will detail their remit for commissioning narrative reports and short documentaries for news. The panel will share valuable insights into what exactly they look for when commissioning short narrative pieces, from the optimum length, to the specific form and content that they aim to…

  • OWM-Perfect-Storm

    Africa’s Perfect Storm Screening in Sierra Leone

    Monday 23 October | 11AM – 1PM | Sierra Leone  We’re delighted that Channel 4 have helped us organise a screening of Unreported World: Africa’s Perfect Storm in Sierra Leone. Showing a finished programme to contributors is something we at One World Media consider of vital importance, and features in our fair filming guidelines. The event will be held at the British Council…