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  • 12 Fellows selected from a record-breaking number of entries!

      We are thrilled to welcome these 12 talented filmmakers and journalists to our 2019 Fellowship program!    This year we received a record-smashing number of entries, from over 50 countries, reflecting our continued commitment…

  • Q+A with Isam Uraiqat, Editor of AlHudood

      Journalists and filmmakers are society’s watchdogs, ensuring government accountability and informing people of what is going on in the world around them. Yet they are increasingly under pressure to report against…

  • How Do Journalists Continue Despite The Dangers?

      What do you do when you’re a journalist under government pressure to stop? You probably hope that you can keep reporting, but you know you’re also taking a massive risk.  …

  • Underreported Stories – Children in Conflict

      As we count down to the One World Media Awards 2019 it occurred to us that our longlisted entries present an excellent set of playlists to catch up on the past year…

  • Catch up on the year’s underreported stories

      As we count down to the One World Media Awards 2019 it occurred to us that our longlisted entries present an excellent set of playlists to catch up on the past year…

  • Two Ukrainian Films Win Grants at Global Short Docs Forum

    This year’s Docudays UA festival hosted the Global Short Docs Forum, a unique workshop for short film creators organised by One World Media. As a result of GSDF, two Ukrainian filmmakers have…

  • Announcing the 2019 One World Media Awards Longlist!

      After receiving a record-breaking number of entries, we are delighted to announce the longlists across all 15 categories of this year’s One World Media Awards!   The One World Media Awards…

  • 5 important things to remember during your shoot

      “We’ll just fix it in post.” As a documentary filmmaker making your first films, you will often find yourself wearing multiple hats. You’re the director, the camera operator, the lighting assistant,…

  • Where Are They Now? – Fellowship Alumni

    This industry can be a tough nut to crack. It’s difficult to know where to start, who to speak to, and how to get a foot through the door. This is true for…

  • That’s a wrap! – Global Short Docs Forum

    Last week, 16 short doc filmmakers, 7 digital platforms and a whole host of industry experts gathered for the second annual Global Short Docs Forum in Kyiv, Ukraine. The 4-day workshop was an incredible whirlwind of…

  • We’re taking our media fellowship global!

      There is a huge appetite for stories from developing countries, so in a climate of challenged media freedoms, it’s even more important to champion new talent who are telling their stories…

  • Announcing the digital platforms joining us in Kyiv

    With Global Short Docs Forum 2019 just around the corner, we are excited to announce the digital platforms that will be attending the event and hearing the filmmakers’ pitches!   It’s fantastic…