Politics & Social Movements
Word Iz director, Manez Sobetwa, advertising the latest episode in the series. Word Iz was broadcast on Mxit, a South African mobile phone social network which at the time had 25 million active users. The series was broadcast every week for three months and the films were available for download
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission – a poetic response. This film was one episode in a series commissioned by Mxit, South Africa’s popular mobile social network. The WFC team produced one episode of Word Iz every week for three months. This was broadcast on a mobile platform on Mxit, which the guys helped to design. […]
This short film focuses on one individual who’s story is all too common in the streets surrounding Central Station. Produced by participants from our Level 2 documentary workshop in Morros dos Prazeres favela, Rio de Janeiro, all footage is shot on a mobile phone and edited by the participants.
This film was produced during WFC’s first workshop in Morro dos Prazeres favela in Rio de Janeiro. The students, aged 10 to 12 years old, learned how to develop their ideas in storyboards, shoot footage using Nokia 6110 mobile phones, and edit films using free editing software. In this film, the children express their frustration […]