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Social Tech Seed funding awarded for stalking app

Social Tech Seed funding awarded for stalking app

  media co-op is thrilled to be selected for Nominet Trust’s prestigious Social Tech Seed funding. The grant is to develop a mobile phone App for victims of the crime of stalking. It’s technology for justice. Most stalkers are abusive former partners. We’re working with Rape Crisis Scotland, the new Scottish Women’s Rights Centre, Scottish […]

Hip-hop and the Care Tax

Posted by on Mar 1, 2017 in News and more .... | No Comments
Hip-hop and the Care Tax

media co-op’s new intern Kiana Kalantar-Hormozi has been busy working on her protest film about the iniquitous Care Tax project. She’s decided on the genre for her film: she’ll create a brand-new hip-hop track to fight the Care Tax. The message: being charged for assistance to move, breath, and live life is wrong. It’s a […]

Welcome to our new intern joining us to develop a short campaign film about the Care Tax

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in News and more .... | No Comments
Welcome to our new intern joining us to develop a short campaign film about the Care Tax

media co-op’s intern Kiana Kalantar-Hormozi is busy at work developing a short campaign film about the Care Tax. Kiana just graduated from Screen Academy Scotland with an MA in Film. Louise Scott of media co-op was one of Kiana’s mentors at Uni. The internship is funded by SCVO in partnership with Inclusion Scotland. Kiana is one […]

Best Film and Future Filmmaker awards at the Haelo Film Festival 2016

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in News and more .... | No Comments
Best Film and Future Filmmaker awards at the Haelo Film Festival 2016

media co-op’s participatory film ‘Going on to Happy’ pipped all other public sector films across the UK to the post to win the award for Best Film at the Haelo Film Festival 2016. A well-deserved win for teenagers Daniel and Dharma. They’d never made a film before and they won the Future Filmmaker award. In […]

Two of our films win at The Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in News and more .... | No Comments
Two of our films win at The Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards

We’re delighted for Maryhill Integration Network and NHS Lanarkshire who both won awards at The Herald Scottish Digital Business Awards last week. Maryhill Integration Network’s ‘A Strong Man’  won the local Charity and Social Enterprise Award sponsored by the Wheatley Group, and NHS Lanarkshire’s ‘Trauma and the Brain’ won the Public Sector Award. ‘A Strong […]

Opportunity for aspiring edit assistant with a social conscience

Posted by on Aug 13, 2016 in News and more .... | No Comments

Aspiring edit assistant with a social conscience Opportunity at media co-op, Glasgow A good starter role for someone with a flair for creative editing, an aptitude for technical stuff, who can work well in a team and wants to learn. Glasgow.   Experience Some experience of film editing using one of the main editing packages […]

A win for media co-op at the Royal Television Society Scotland Awards 2016

Posted by on May 28, 2016 in News and more .... | No Comments
A win for media co-op at the Royal Television Society Scotland Awards 2016

Our animation Trauma and the Brain won best Animation and VFX at this year’s Royal Television Society Scotland Awards. Ann Hayne, our partner at NHS Lanarkshire EVA Services said: ‘We’re absolutely delighted to win this award. We couldn’t believe we got to this stage. For me it was really just about getting that message across in […]

Vilte Vaitkute – nominated at the Royal Television Society Awards 2016 for Best Post-Production: Editing

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in News and more .... | No Comments
Vilte Vaitkute – nominated at the Royal Television Society Awards 2016 for Best Post-Production: Editing

We’re so proud of Vilte as one of three editors nominated in her category, one of the only women nominated in a technical category, and one of few women under 30 up for an award. Vilte’s nominated for her work on The Wee Govan Pipers/Pìobairean Beaga Bhaile Ghobhainn for MG ALBA and The Golden Road […]

5 reasons to use animation for sensitive subjects

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in News and more .... | No Comments
5 reasons to use animation for sensitive subjects

Trauma and the Brain is nominated for a Royal Television Society Scotland Award 2016 for Animation and VFX. NHS Lanarkshire’s Ending Violence and Abuse Services wanted a film to explain to professionals the impact that trauma can have on the brain and how it affects memory. We made them an animation and wanted to share […]

We’re nominated as Inspiring Co-operative of the Year 2016

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in News and more .... | No Comments
We’re nominated as Inspiring Co-operative of the Year 2016

You can vote here for media co-op as Inspiring Co-operative of the Year 2016. 14 June is the deadline. We’re so chuffed to be nominated as one of the most inspiring companies in this year’s Co-operatives UK awards. Read more about it here. A thousand thank-yous to Scottish Independent Advocacy Alliance (SIAA) for nominating us, […]

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