It seemed fitting to reflect on my trip to the Getting Real Conference last month. Hosted by the International Documentary Association, this incredible gathering of documentary makers and humans happens biennially, tackling the most pertinent issues facing our industry at the moment. It was here that I was invited to launch Film In Mind and for the first time, bring Mental Health as a much needed topic of discussion onto the main stage… thank you Scottish Documentary Institute for inviting me to muse…
I spend most of my days talking about films and filmmaking, which I adore. But my first love as a child was books 📚 I yearn for those moments when I can lose myself in a novel or challenge myself with someone's… https://www.instagram.com/p/CDtXUvlpe-I/?igshid=1v1idht44ahg4
I am so devastated and saddened to read the news from Lebanon. They are going to need so much support to rebuild and recover. Thanks for sharing this link Amber, so important to be able… https://www.instagram.com/p/CDgHT9eD5wLWIt2eIS5Qv18oQzy89yuVcA6rS80/?igshid=1dzyc5qee9s0b
There's a systemic belief in the film industry that you must be strong at all times in order to be successful but what does that actually mean?
I've been talking to many filmmakers, producers, editors and emerging… https://www.instagram.com/p/CCLnTDeJvHv/?igshid=1qdbbgrzdqlur