Art forms: Video and animation workshops. Video Programmes can also be made working in conjunction with groups. The workshops include the use of all recording equipment e.g. camcorders, tripods, microphones, lights, laptops.
Summary: The workshops – single or as a series – are developed in conjunction with client groups and can provide a range of expertise and learning outcomes dependent on the client requirements.
Locations: Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk
Experience: A professional filmmaker for over 25 years creating a range of programmes that primarily tackle social and community issues. Video Course Director for several years at West Suffolk College. Has run workshops for over 7 years and also movie making residential breaks.
Qualifications: Bronze and Silver Arts Awards Advisor/Trainer. Stage One Moderation – Certificate in FE Teaching (Level 4). Completed SAFE Child Protection Training. CRB checked.
Projects: Examples of films made at some of the workshops can be found on www.ko-an.org.
ICE Project – Heritage Lottery – 29 interview programmes with people from the West Indies.
Lap of Honour – Heritage – 17 interview programmes with past and future Olympians.
Life Stories – Suffolk Mental Health – 9 programmes, people’s stories.
Just Listen – Learning Skills Council – 11 programmes looking at Equality & Diversity issues.
Creative Partnerships – series of contracts working in Primary Schools linking workshops with the curriculum.
Inside Out – workshops developing films about the activities and interests of the group.
Olympic Values – Lottery – workshops with schools, colleges and community groups looking at the 7 values and what they mean to them.
Movie Camp – Activities for All – an annual residential break for young people with disabilities where they create their own films.
Groups worked with: Workshops for Special Education schools and colleges primarily in Suffolk, Primary Schools, youth organisations, community groups. Oral history projects with senior citizens.