Good Morning Rocinha

With World Cup fever in full swing, Al Jazeera’s Witness strand broadcasts tve‘s latest documentary – Good Morning Rocinha. In a unique 22-year film project we have followed Rosemary, a young woman who has grown up poverty in one of Rio’s favelas – the largest in Brazil. For the last decade the country has been […]

Profiling sustainable energy trailblazers for Ashden

Filming sustainable energy trailblazers for the Ashden Awards. tve has been working with the Ashden Awards to produce a series of 14, fast-paced, one-minute films profiling trail-blazing sustainable energy initiatives around the world. The Ashden Awards recognise pioneering sustainable energy enterprises and programmes from the UK and across the globe. The 14 films were screened […]

Living on the Go

tve‘s India office and tve‘s Delhi-based Partner production company 24Frames, have produced ‘Living on the Go’. The short film explores issues around internal migration and climate change in Bangladesh and was commissioned by the Climate and Knowledge Development Network, CDKN. The film follows the work of a joint team of researchers from University of Dhaka, […]

tve’s new multimedia schools resource on the London Grid for Learning

tve‘s new multimedia schools resource on the environment launches this week, reaching a million students through the innovative digital educational portal, the London Grid for Learning. Aimed at 11- to 14-year-olds, the exciting tve: Relay resource combines films, worksheets, facts, teachers’ notes and a video platform for secondary school students to engage with all things […]

five-part series airs around the world on Al Jazeera

Life Apps, tve’s innovative, five-part series on apps for development broadcasts globally on Al Jazeera from 26 November. With an estimated six billion mobile subscriptions globally, it’s now well and truly a cell-phone world. What’s more the smart phone revolution (a billion hand sets sold in 2013) is putting mobile internet and apps in people’s […]

GSFA 2013: the winners…

At a glittering ceremony hosted at London’s legendary BAFTA, the winners and runners up in this year’s competition were announced in style. All our entries for this year including the winning films can be seen on our awards website:www.tve.org/awards. Highlights of last night’s evening reception and ceremony are to be broadcast on 21st October, by […]

New Films for the DEC

Three new films from tve launched today on the DEC (Disasters Emergency Committee) website which highlight the plight of the some of the neglected victims of the Syrian crisis: the more than half a million refugees forced to flee fighting in Syria to find shelter in Jordan. Commissioned to mark the six-month anniversary of the […]

tvebiomovies 2013 – Final filmmakers selected

After a record-breaking response of 567 proposals, our tvebiomovies 2013 judging panel has selected 14 filmmakers from around the world to make their 1-minute films. The filmmakers are from Bolivia, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, France, Mauritius, Nepal, Peru,Portugal,Slovakia,Spain, the UK and the USA. The winning films will be uploaded to tve‘s YouTube channel on 25 October […]