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by Kate Topping on 29 February 2016

It’s a worrying fact that progress towards gender equality has slowed in many places around the world.  The World Economic Forum predicted in 2014 that it would take until 2095 to achieve global gender parity. Then, in 2015, they estimated that a slowdown in the pace of progress meant the gender gap wouldn't close entirely until 2133. So, on International Women’s Day this year, everyone - men

by Phil Knox on 23 February 2016

I was glad of a warm reception as I arrived at the entrance to St Kentigern’s Hospice; outside the ice was crunching under foot and a brisk wind blowing. I’d travelled up to work alongside the fundraising department at the hospice – they’d won our December IOF competition with a strongly worded, straight-to- the-point entry that clearly outlined a case-study that they want to film, to

by Kate Topping on 11 February 2016
Could you produce a dynamic film for your charity on your mobile? How can you enhance a campaign with video and get the most out of a shoot? We'll be answering these questions and more at the CHASE2016 conference held at The Business Design Centre next week.  CHASE is a free resource for all charity visitors with no charge for entry to the event or seminar programme.  
by Phil Knox on 8 February 2016

Health and Safety gone serious…

Over the past 16 years, we’ve worked many times with Habitat for Humanity – producing charity films for them both internationally and with their UK-based teams. Working to overcome housing poverty, in the UK they partner with corporate organisations, often bringing volunteers onto construction sites to help with the building process.

Working on-

by Kate Topping on 27 January 2016

Our latest video was produced for the DASH charity (Domestic Abuse Stops Here) to raise awareness about the emotional impact and scale of domestic abuse and to open people’s eyes to the hidden nature of abuse.

The statistics are shocking - 1 in 4 women in England and Wales will experience domestic violence in their lifetimes, 25% of children in the UK have been exposed to domestic abuse

by Phil Knox on 17 December 2015

It feels like a repeated cliché to say that the year has flown by – but once again I’m sat thinking about all that we’ve done and barely believing that it’s almost 2016.  We’ve had a year of fantastic variety, from filming projects for the elderly and challenges for inner city teenagers in the UK, through to Tanzanian chickens, Ugandan latrines and Indian coal mining.

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