The British Council is situated opposite a popular cafe called ‘Majestic’ and is located on the 5th floor of the British University. As part of my travel bursary networking was key and earlier in February I visited the British Council, […]
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The Mohammed VI Museum Of Modern and Contemporary Art is located in the centre of Rabat not far from the train station and near Terminus Hotel which showcases a sun terrace and great views of the city. The Museum is […]
Getting excited with only two days to go before lift off! As is to be expected there have been a few drama producing logistical hiccoughs, but hopefully they are now sorted. My schedule is full of excitements. I’ll be seeing […]
Today met with Marouane Aouinat the painter after he invited me to his home in an old part of the souk. Marouane graduated a year ago from university of Tetouan. http://universes-in-universe.org/eng/nafas/articles/2013/inba_tetouan He showed me his journal and some of the […]
As Le Cube was temporarily closed I headed to the one place for food – Pizza Zoom and had a lovely conversation with Pauline who works at the British Council in Rabat. I made a good contact and told her […]
On landing Karim who I was sat next to on the flight hired a car and offered to drop me at the train station allowing me from negotiating with the airport taxis (who in my experience charge over the odds!). The […]
This bursary opportunity will enable me to complete editing the video with the assistance of Marouane Bahrar a filmmaker and photographer based at GML film and photography studios. I will be engaging with a wider community of artists and cultural practitioners, […]
Thanks to the an:travel bursary I was able to complete my video project, filmed last year in Rabat, Morocco’s capital city and continue my artist networks.
On our way back home we stayed one more night in Helsinki that gave me a chance to catch up with my artist mother friend Anna Puhakka and a research visit to HIAP Helsinki International Arts Programme located on […]
As I mentioned in my application for this bursary I had set up 2 meetings for Råfilm to share and discuss what they do and boy they didn’t disappoint. First port of call was Artschain which is monthly get together […]
Sorry for slow uplod of blogs which my guest are here but our agenda for the 2 weeks in Manchester was intense and productive. Once word had got around most of my media friends wanted to meet Råfilm Collective members, […]
The colaboration has already begun
I started writing a post for this blog yesterday, but because the wifi seems to go in waves here, it switched off as I tried to publish and I lost everything. Learning from that, I’m saving as I go along. […]
Insight into this talented trio
Celebration of 80 years of People’s Cinema in Lund is a nonprofit organization that operates cinemas Kino and Södran in Lund.
Enjoyed a day off and it was back to business. My next gig was at Lund University helping my Swedish counterpart film a seminar on Indian politics. I bought my Canon Legria Mini X and use it as B Roll […]
I hate public transport back home but Swedish public transport is on the next level…I digress onto next episode “Detained” Today it was quiet at Råfilm HQ so I managed to catch up with one of its members Anna Klara […]
I was looking forward to a lazy Swedish afternoon, but it wasn’t to be. My Swedish friend had a singer come round to discuss latest video for his next single and he started talking about different ideas and the 360 […]
I’m not superstitious or anything but as I’m not a good flyer, flying on Friday the 13th had me remembering an episode of the original Twilight Zone featuring William Shatner(Captain Kirk) who’s terrified by creature sat on the wing trying […]
Looking forward to attending film event at FILMBAR gästar Blå Båten in Malmo > I’ll let you know what went on. watch this space
On my return journey from Sweden with Swedish filmmakers we’re invited to conduct interview on local radio station Radio Reform. Talking politics in film
Looking forward to my trip to Malmo Sweden next week thanks to my travel bursary and looking forward to meeting and making new friends amongst the film collective in Malmo. They’ve already lined up a presentation for me to show and talk about my work.
AUDIOBLOG – Please click here Networking Events are bloody hard work if you ask me. I’ve been to a few, wandering about with a weirdly flavoured crisp in my hand and a glass of warm white vinegar… or perhaps a […]
My mentoring year has started well; I received confirmation of funding for a project I’ve been planning since relocating to the Highlands (more on that soon) and I recently went to the Working Together Symposium, organised by the Wysing Arts […]
I was so happy when I found out I was awarded Travel Bursary to network in Sweden. Can’t wait to meet like minded people in my line of work.