Making Your Media Matter
Closely linked to Visiting FIlmmakers is our Pull Focus Series. Pull Focus is an ongoing online discussion that explores the practice and purpose of documentary filmmaking with a focus on the technical, ethical and economic challenges confronting experienced and emerging filmmakers. hosts online podcasts and transcripts of the Pull Focus interviews with filmmakers to serve as a resource for students and the community at large on the subject of social documentary.Read interviews.
The Center for Social Media is committed to providing resources and showcasing cutting-edge practices to help you make your media matter. Making Your Media Matter (MYMM) is a program that explores the evolution of documentary film and video in the digital and transmedia age. We ask questions and look for answers about effective outreach, audience engagement, distribution, funding, partnerships, impact, and how to be strategic from the start with your socially engaged media.
SPOTLIGHT ON: Making An Impact - including examples of creative media projects that have propelled massive social action and our new report, Social Justice Documentary: Designing For Impact
This year's theme, "Storytelling across Platforms," focuses on today's evolving media world...
Making Your Media Matter 2010: Strategic from the Start--Developing Synergies to Build Your ConversationLisa Smithline of Cultural Front Productions moderated this panel--which included Patrice O'Neill,...
Alyce Myatt, Executive Director of Grantmakers in Film + Electronic Media; Jessica Clark, Director...