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News Archive for February, 2017

  • An exciting opportunity for emerging documentary filmmakers

    Our friends at the BBC and the BFI have an exciting opportunity for emerging documentary filmmakers… To celebrate 75 years since Humphrey Jennings and Stuart McAllister made Listen to Britain the BFI and BBC Four are looking  for short film pitches from emerging documentary filmmakers that reflect the diversity of voices across UK today. The best […]

  • Media Screen Round-up, January 2017

    The monthly round-up of film and television publications compiled by Simon Baker, Institute of Historical Research and published at Learning on Screen by Andrew Ormsby Amongst this month’s selection are a Shakespeare special , a look at the representation of women in film and television during the 1950s, and an alarming look at the nature […]

  • Oral history on the Moving Image Gateway

    Learning on Screen’s Gateway includes over 1,950 websites relating to moving image and sound materials. These have been subdivided into over 40 subject areas. To suggest new entries or amendments, please contact us by email or telephone (020 7393 1500). British Antarctic Oral History Project This resource features interviews gathered by the British Antarctic Survey […]