All posts filed under “Festival

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Developed in Birmingham

Developed in Birmingham was a season of hands-on workshops, talks, walks and events which explored and celebrated the city’s significant role in the early history of photography. The programme connected and expanded on two complementary exhibitions in Birmingham; Thresholds, a virtual reality exhibition by Mat Collishaw and A White […]

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Widening the Lens, Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival

In July 2016, January 2017 and August 2017 I promoted opportunities from Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival‘s Widening the Lens programme. The scheme looks to address the current issue of a lack of diversity within the film industry both in front of and behind the camera. By researching […]

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Threshold Studios

From January to the end of July 2017 I worked as Social Media and Communications Lead for NPO Threshold Studios. Media arts producers and educators delivering a series of events and festivals, they are committed to talent and skills development. During seven months I worked on […]

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Sileby Drawing Festival

The inaugural Sileby Drawing Festival took place across the village of Sileby, located in the Soar Valley between Leicester and Loughborough from 26-29 October 2016. Celebrating the art of drawing, and encouraging all ages and abilities to get creative, it offered free, drop-in activities during […]

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Earthen Lamp

I am currently working with Earthen Lamp, who provide creative development solutions to cultural and charitable organisations using their skills in research, evaluation and impact assessments. Their services include: Market research and feasibility studies Evaluation and impact assessment Strategy development Specialist training Campaign management I […]

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Lunar, Moseley Folk & Mostly Jazz, Funk & Soul Festivals

From May to October 2016, I managed the Twitter accounts for three music festivals – Lunar (3-5 June), Mostly Jazz Funk & Soul (8-10 July) and Moseley Folk Festival (2-4 September 2016) during their busy summer seasons. They were looking to increase followers, interaction, become more […]

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Flatpack Film Festival 2016

Flatpack Film Festival From February to May 2016, I worked as Marketing and PR Manager for the tenth Flatpack Film Festival. I have worked with Flatpack for seven festivals (2010-2016) on their marketing and regional press campaigns. Taking place from 19-24 April 2016, the festival […]

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Flatpack Film Festival 2015

Flatpack Film Festival I have worked with Flatpack Film Festival for six festivals (2010-2015) on their marketing and regional press campaigns. Flatpack takes over venues across Birmingham every March. It draws people from far and wide with a wonderful mixture of films, performances, contraptions and […]

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Behind the Curtain Festival

Behind the Curtain Festival Organised by Polish Expats Association (PEA), Behind the Curtain Festival is a Central and Eastern European film and new media festival in Birmingham. I was asked by PEA to undertake the PR for the inaugural festival taking place from 1-29 November […]

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Flatpack Film Festival 2014

Flatpack Film Festival I have worked with Flatpack Film Festival for seven festivals (2010-2016) on their marketing and regional press campaigns. Flatpack takes over venues across Birmingham every year. It draws people from far and wide with a wonderful mixture of films, performances, contraptions and […]

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Fierce Festival

Fierce Festival Fierce Festival is annual international festival of live art that takes place across Birmingham. Working with Helen Stallard Communications, I undertook the regional press for the 2012 festival and marketing for the 2013 festival. Marketing activities undertaken for the 2013 festival: • Promoted festival […]

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4 Squares Weekender

In September 2013 I was responsible for documenting Birmingham’s 4 Squares Weekender, a festival of art outdoors to celebrate the opening of the Library of Birmingham. As the official blogger for the free weekend festival, I updated the festival blog and tweeted about the events. […]