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Award-winning documentary maker Nick Broomfield appointed Visiting Professor of Film Practice
Newcastle University has announced the appointment of acclaimed filmmaker Nick Broomfield as its first ever Visiting Professor of Film Practice.

Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival

Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival is an international celebration of the art of film, set in the historic border town of Berwick-upon-Tweed. Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival 2015: Fact or Fiction, Wednesday 23 - Sunday 27 September 2015

‘Algorithms’ documentary shown across India
An award-winning documentary about India's young blind chess players has secured a general release in cinemas throughout the country.

The rise of on-body cameras and how they will change how we live
23 July 2015 New Scientist online
On-body cameras are often seen as a gesture of good faith between police departments and the public. Mentions a Newcastle University study showing that “honesty box” contributions increased when a picture of a scrutinising face was present. 

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