Avenue Road Down Memory Lane Documentary – emerging film talent first in the Borough of Culture 2019


Avenue Road and Memory Lane (working title)

A documentary film project promoting widespread creative participation and career opportunities on Avenue Road estate, its schools and community groups and beyond.   Local film makers inspire residents with the skills and equipment to capture their views in their own voice on what “Home” means to them during Borough of Culture.

  • Engagement with local Residents (Families)
  • Discussion with community groups and Neighbourhood meetings
  • Exploring themes of home, memories, “back home”, what makes home feels like “home”
  • All filming to be undertaken in people’s homes or in locations in the estate or environs (park)
  • Exploring Ghosts, myths, memory and legends
  • Working with young residents to build up their film making skills and technical knowledge
  • Film Group base within the estate
  • Involving younger children in animation sessions for drawings to be included
  • Local characters and faces
  • Food
  • Festivals
  • Celebrations
  • Noises and sounds that will always remind us of the estate.
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