A free symposium to be held at Filmhouse Edinburgh on Friday 25th September. I would be very grateful if you could forward this on to colleagues and others who may be interested.
"Reclaiming the cinema: popular funding, distribution and presentation of film for social change"
with speakers including Mike Bonanno (director, The Yes Men Fix the World),
Oli Harbottle (Dogwoof Distribution: Age of Stupid, Burma VJ, Black Gold),
Deborah Burton (Tipping Point Film Fund; Black Gold, Bamako) and Simon
Bateson (Take One Action Film Festival).
This is part of the 2009 Take One Action festival - site under construction,
but full programme can be browsed at