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Video Volunteers and Measuring Impact

By tnotley on Thu, 06/13/2013 - 18:43
In this post Tanya Notley reports on an interview with Jessica Mayberry and Stalin.K, from Video Volunteers, one of the V4C.org network members. Tanya asks Video Volunteers about how they define and understand Video for Change and how and why they measure the impact of their work.About Video...
Video: Surat Cinta Kepada Sang Prada (Love Letter a Soldier).Implementing Organisation: EngageMediaProject/Video detailsLove Letter to the Soldier is a 7-minute video that tells the story of Maria 'Eti' Goreti, who was still a school student in 2008 when she was courted by Samsul Bacharudin, an...

EngageMedia and Measuring Impact

By tnotley on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 15:00
In this post we report on an interview with Andrew Lowenthal, from EngageMedia, who are one of the V4C.org network members. We ask Andrew about EngageMedia’s experience of measuring the impact of their Video for Change projects.About EngageMediaEngageMedia is a non-profit organisation, based in...
Video: Video: Surat Cinta Kepada Sang Prada (Love Letter to a Soldier).Organización que lo implementó: EngageMediaProyecto/detalles del video:Love Letter to a Soldier es un video de 7 minutos que narra la historia de María 'Eti' Goreti, una estudiante que fue conquistada en 2008 por Samsul...

Another video4change Approach? Video Mash-ups

By c5 on Thu, 05/23/2013 - 00:43
Technology / Transformation: Wonder Woman by Dara Birnbaum. One of the earliest examples of subversive political remix videos. While it falls into the high-art category, this video inspired many video artists to work with pop culture imagery (McIntosh).One of the approaches to video4change is...

Video for Change Approaches (Part 2)

By tnotley on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 14:44
By Tanya Notley and Julie FisherVIDEO: Burma VJ tells the story of independent Burmese reporters who used pocket-sized video cameras and a networked approach to expose the repressive regime controlling their country, following a people's uprising.In our last post we looked at three (historical...

Video for Change Approaches (Part 1)

By tnotley on Wed, 05/08/2013 - 15:10
"Video: The Videofreex were a pioneering video collective who used the Sony Portapak for countercultural video projects from 1969 to 1978."After defining Video for Change (see this post) we came up with a list of different approaches to ‘doing it’ based on a review of the literature. Below is a...
By Tanya Notley and Julie FischerA few months ago we started our research for the video4change network. The aim of this research is to learn from the different ways that individuals, groups or organisations are measuring the impact of video for change projects.  To get to this we felt we had...

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