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Meet Our New Bertha BRITDOC Connect Fund Grantees!

CLASS OF 2014 OUR LATEST BERTHA BRITDOC GRANTEES We've got a GREAT new cohort of grantees to present to you this month, receiving support through our outreach and engagement fund: the Bertha BRITDOC Connect Fund, and selected from submissions coming…

It's the final straight!

Hello you lot, We have reached the final straight, my friends! And with no small flurry: a BRITDOC profile in Screen International, three projects from our family premiering at Sundance, Bertha BRITDOC-funded CITIZENFOUR and Virunga making it onto the…

Improvised Explosive Devices

Hello Rabble Rousers, With the sound of firecrackers still ringing in my ears, and the smell of burning effigies hanging about my nostrils, I bring you an explosive edition of the BRITDOC mailout. No strangers to incendiary material, we are proud…

Investigative Filmmakers: Workshop with Videre

Hello Filmmaker Friends From 10am-12pm on 10th December, at the Frontline Club, Oren Yakobovich from Videre will be running a 2-hour free workshop: Filming Undercover: Security, Verification and Impact. This interactive workshop will explore the pitfalls, the logistics, the security…

Hacked Off

People! With our announcement that Laura Poitras' CITIZENFOUR is hitting cinema screens, and the opening here at the Royal Court Theatre of the Anonymous/LulzSec drama, Teh Internet Is A Serious Business, our minds have been a hive of hacktivity,…

Lovers not Fighters

Hello lovers, This week marks the 100th anniversary of the beginning of WW1 and yet a century on, from Gaza to Donetsk, the madness is everywhere. In the spirit of peace and reconciliation we've created a playlist to accompany your dreams…