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Recommendation: Show Me Love (1998)

This is a sweet coming of age film about two very different young girls in Sweden. Elin is popular, but unsatisfied with her life. Agnes is a misfit and is in love with Elin from afar. 434 more words


“The interpenetration and binding of culture and the media is not confined to the domain of entertainment. As the Rodney King/LA riots showed that real political, economic, and social events interact with the media, which in turn shapes events and media treatments in the future.”


A call for calm

Rodney King makes an emotional plea to the rioters on live television on May 01, 1992.

Los Angeles Riots

Media Students from Leeds Beckett University

Scarlett McFaull, a student from Leeds Beckett University contacted me recently asking if I would be part of a short documentary they were making. She wrote: 364 more words


The Next Level: Work at MDUK

As a wheelchair-user, quality of life is an extremely important aspect of daily life. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) will always play a huge part in physical life but it does not alter mental, intellectual and social life. 780 more words

Recommendation: Of Girls and Horses (2014)

Get ready for the lesbian movie that your horse-obsessed gay little heart longed for as a child. In this German film, a troubled high school dropout is sent to live on a horse ranch as a last chance to turn her life around. 430 more words