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FOCUS Training Course – Lyon, June 2017

  Last week, I was fortunate to attend a focus film training in Lyon, France. The training brought 15 participants from the countries of France, Kosovo and Hungary, to Lyon for a week long training course. It was geared towards learning how use films with non-formal education activities as a means of bringing social awareness to [...]

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Call for participants for Training course: FOCUS! Movies to challenge preconceptions against Roma communities

Place: Lyon, France Time: 4-10 June 2017 Participants from Hungary, Kosovo, France Apply here: https://www.salto-youth.net/tools/european-training-calendar/training/focus-movies-to-challenge-preconceptions-against-roma-communities.6421/ Application deadline: 11 April Learn how to create spaces where cinema is a powerful response to xenophobia, and racism against Roma communities The major aim of this training course is to support youth workers to use films with non-formal education activities [...]

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FOCUS Roma Cinema Youth Project European Strategic Partnership (2016-2018)

Over the next two years, in the framework of FOCUS Roma Cinema Youth Project, we will work together to create an online roma cinema resources center for use in various educational and cultural contexts. We believe deeply in using the power of culture and films to fight for human rights. The FOCUS project challenges both negative and positive/exotic [...]

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