British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

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  • Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock to present Learning on Screen Awards

    We’re delighted to announce Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock as our guest speaker for the Learning on Screen Awards 2017. Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE is a space scientist whose passion is presenting science to a general audience and demonstrating that you ‘don’t need a brain the size of a small planet’ to understand, participate in and enjoy […]

  • November 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). Astronomy Cast Weekly podcast about astronomy hosted by Fraser Cain (of the Universe Today site) […]

  • Recent additions to the Moving Image Gateway

    Learning on Screen’s Gateway includes over 1,900 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). 92Y On Demand Huge archive of freely available audio and video interviews with around 1000 […]

  • Media Screen Round-up, August – September 2016

    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. This month’s selection features two books which consider the rich but still largely unexplored history of scientific filmmaking. Scott Curtis’ The Shape of Spectatorship: Art, Science, and Early Cinema in […]

  • Protest on the Moving Image Gateway

    To mark the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Cable Street we present a selection of websites offering audiovisual resources relating to British protest movements, pressure groups, activists and campaigners, from the Cable Street fighters and the striking Dagenham Ford workers of 1968, to the more recent student protests against government spending cuts. The Battle […]

  • Digital Shakespeare – our blog for RES

    Our Schools Membership and Support Officer, Lincia Daniel, has penned a blog for the Research and Education Space (RES) about our work supporting Shakespeare in schools.  ‘At Learning on Screen we’ve launched a new project for schools called Digital Shakespeare. Building on our expertise in supporting the education sector to access and use the moving image […]

  • Latest additions to the Moving Image Gateway

    Learning on Screen’s Gateway includes over 1,900 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). Almeida Theatre Podcasts Podcast featuring interviews and panel discussions on a broad range of subjects […]

  • RES scoops linked data award

    The Research and Education Space (RES) project has picked up the Linked Enterprise Data Award at the European Linked Data Contest (ELDC). The awards, held at the Semantics Conference in Leipzig, are now in their second year and honour organisations making innovative use of linked data technologies. The project battled it out against 37 entries from […]

  • Media Screen Round-up July 2016

    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. 2016 marked the 100th anniversary of the April 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin. This month’s round-up features a reference to Ciara Chambers’ chapter about the portrayal of the aftermath of […]

  • Moving Image Gateway News

    Learning on Screen’s Gateway includes over 1,900 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). Ephemeral Films Project: National Socialism in Austria This site gives a fascinating glimpse into life […]