This poetic essay film explores the lesser known spaces of post-Soviet Moscow, guided by a cast of enchanting characters. A Georgian painter, a drunken Tajik film-maker, a young girl looking for love, an ultra-nationalist youth on parade and an elderly woman veteran commemorating the disastrous Afghanistan war – this story is a quest through the [...]
This 10-minute film was made in Georgia, South Caucasus, in collaboration with Go Group Media, an organisation using video to share stories and foster discussion and understanding of minority groups and issues in Georgia. The film went on tour all over Georgia in special Go Group Media community screenings, and was also featured on several [...]
This is a two-minute trailer for Perspectives: Life and Love at Peterhof, a film exploring the dramatic achievements of Perspectives (Perspektivy), a charity pioneering a new model of work inside a vast state residential institution for people with severe learning difficulties at Peterhof, near St Petersburg, Russia. Perspektivy uses the film for its awareness-building and [...]
Tottenham Chances is an arts venue for the people, by the people. A hub of creativity for all sorts of people, Chances does what its name suggests. Music, film, dance, theatre and poetry – every discipline has a place here. Trailer to follow shortly…
This 5-minute film introduces the unsung heroes of Notting Hill Carnival. The static sound systems attract huge crowds, but receive little coverage. We meet the families and friends who have been behind the music for 30 years. Carnival (super short version) from Collective Impact Films on Vimeo.
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This ten-minute film follows the story of a man forced to resettle from his native Tkhilvana village in the mountainous Khulo district of Adjara, Georgia, to a village in the Marneuli district of Kvemo-Kartli region, after a landslide made his former home unsafe. Promised a decent house, land for cultivation and water through the state [...]
This five-minute story about the fourth Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art in September-October 2011 (without text) is an example of my work as a field producer at Thomson Reuters TV in Moscow, Russia. (Please follow the links to watch the story with QuickTime player). Reuters: Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art Reuters – Russian Space Story [...]