Newcastle University filmmaker nominated for top award
A documentary about India’s young blind chess players has been shortlisted for a prestigious Grierson award.
Two Chinese Film Screenings at Tyneside Cinema
As part of a national celebration of Chinese cinema coordinated by the British Film Institute a short season of Chinese film made available to UK audiences by the Chinese Film Archive.
Documentary film Algorithms nominated for award
Documentary film Algorithms has received a nomination for the Griersons 2014 British Documentary Awards in the Best Newcomer Category.
The Great North Film
Spectators at the Great North Run are being asked to get involved this year by helping to capture the event on their mobile phones as part of a major experiment being led by Newcastle University.
Oral History, Narrative Interviewing and the Self
This half-day event focuses on the methodological and conceptual approaches and techniques required for the study of oral history narratives. The event will combine presentations and papers with ‘active listening’, giving participants experience of the techniques and practices for working with oral history material.
Life in motion
Politics student Jack Fisher took his camera to the top of some of Newcastle’s most iconic viewpoints to capture the heart of this bustling city.
Queen of the Desert’s tapestries travel to Newcastle University
She was a trailblazer, a spy, diplomat and archaeologist from the North East who travelled extensively across her beloved Arabia and helped to create a king.