After a screening of Drone we were joined for a panel discussion by director Tonje Hessen Schei and drone expert Chris Woods (author of Sudden Justice) .. and later a very special guest! Hosted by Jen Robinson, Director of Advocacy at the Bertha Foundation
Fred Abrahams is one of the founding members of Human Rights Watch's 'E-Team', who feature in Katy Chevigny and Ross Kauffman's documentary. Fred joined us in London for the screening, and this Q&A, hosted by Channel 4's Lindsay Hilsum.
Kristof Bilsen discusses his documentary Elephant’s Dream - a portrait about three State-owned institutions and their workers in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Director Ben Hopkins discusses the making of his ‘ supernatural expressionistic documentary about Istanbul’.
Filmmaker Andrea Luka Zimmerman joins Alisa Lebow to discuss the making of her film - an exploration of memory and belonging told through the story of Istanbul’s community of street dogs.
The screening was followed by a Q&A with Charlie Phillips (Head of Documentaries at The Guardian), plus a panel of filmmakers including Piers Sanderson (On the Road), Ben Steele (Dearborn, Michigan) and Ilinca Calugareanu (Erica: Man Made).