Documentary making in Tanzania

Two MA Documentary students, Saoirse Crean and James Walsh, had an amazing opportunity to travel to Tanzania and make documentary work about  LJMU researchers who study monkeys and apes in their natural habitat with the Greater Mahale Ecosystem Research and Conservation Project (GMERC), in Tanzania. Saoirse and James used drones and 360 filming as well […]

Royal Television Society Awards nominations

We are very proud to announce that two films from last year’s graduates have just been nominated for RTS Student awards. Both short documentaries were made for the module Production Project, which leads students to pitch, develop and produce a media product. The nominated projects are One Eye Open, by Josie Webster and Ian Gardner […]

Summertime – placements and festivals

The summer has been a busy period for Media Production students. Festivals, work placements and the maybe the occasional holiday. Back in June a group of students from the second and third year attended Sheffield Doc Fest. A great opportunity to meet documentary makers, network, and to see a broad array of documentaries across diverse […]