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Dionne Walker_work profile

 

FILMOGRAPHY

Producer, Director, Invisible Woman 2.0, in development, 2017

Producer, The Hard Stop, in post production, 2015

UK Producer, OnePeople, digitally sourced documentary project, 2011-2012

Producer and Director, Black Voters Speak, 2010

Co-producer, North London Film Fund, short film compilation, 2009

Associate Producer, The Fighting Spirit, Dir George Amponsah, 2008

Executive Producer, Without Limits, media development shorts, 2007

Associate Producer, Nobody the Great, Dir Kara Miller, 2007

Producer and Director, Soy Havana, 2004

Executive Producer, Oi Vote, cinema campaign with More Fire Crew music group, 2003


DISPLAYS AND EXHIBITIONS

Curator, Waves of Protest, photography by Thabo Jaiyesimi and Dionne Walker, British Museum, October 2011.Curator and Photographer, Caribbean Cities: Kingston and Cuba, photography by Merve Dermicolgo and Dionne Walker, Anda De Bridge, Shoreditch, September 2009. Series Curator and Chair, Green History photography display, British Museum, October 2009 Researcher, Making Tracks: The Story of Jamaican Athletics, photography and artefacts, National Library of Jamaica, September 2008 Curator, Lest We Forget, photography, Swiss Cottage Gallery, 2007 Curator, Unseen Island Life, photography, Holborn Library and Archive Centre, July 2007 Researcher, Atlantic Trade & Identity Season, BBC online feature, click here, British Museum, January to October 2007

 

MAGAZINES: ARTICLES AND ESSAYS

Writer, Exhibit B in London: A great show of relational art, article, Arc art magazine Oct 14 here

Writer and babelian, CafeBabel.com, European online citizen magazine, Dec 2012 to date.

Writer, Invisible Woman in Paris, Cafe Babel.com, article: click here, May 2013

Writer, Imagine the World Without the Caribbean, article: click hereJan 2013

Co-Writer, For the Record, Arise Magazine, November 2009

Writer, Climate Change: Green History, CH4 Black History Month Magazine, October 2009

Writer, Review of One Love (Dir: Don Letts and Rick Elgood), BFM Magazine, 2004.

Writer, Culture of Fashion in Brick Lane, Untold Magazine 2000


MEDIA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES

Doc Tank, East Platform Forum, Prague, March 15

Youth 4 Media Citizen Journalism training, Munster, Dec 14

Emerging Producers, Jihlava International Festival, Jihlava, Oct 14

Sundance Producing Summit, Utah, August 14

Youth 4 Media Citizen, Lublin, Poland, May 14

Café Babel Magazine citizen media forum, Nice, May 14

Docubox, East African programme, Nairobi, Dec 2013

Without Limits media development course, London, April – Aug 07


FILM, DEBATE AND LECTURE SERIES

  1. Chair, discussion with director Nelly Ben Hayoun, International Space Orchestra, Open City Doc Festival, London, June 2013

  2. Curator and Chair, Age of Reason philosophy series, Camden Head Pub, Angel, Islington, every 3rd Wednesday in the month, April 2013 to date

  3. Speaker, A Woman from Cyb_atlantis, Film essay, Evolving African film cultures, University of Westminster, November 2012

  4. Curator, Speaker and Chair, Changing the World series, British Museum, June -October 2012

  5. Speaker, Panel discussion, Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years 1984-1992, @alondranelson tweet response, click here, Weeksville Heritage Center, Brooklyn, New York, June 2012

  6. Co-organiser, panel discussion, Why Heritage Matters, National Museum of Ghana, Accra, Ghana, Feb -March 2012

  7. Curator and Speaker, Waves of Protest series including preview screening of No More Fear and Black Power Mixtape, British Museum write up, click here, Curzon, Soda Pictures and British Museum, June – October 2011

  8. Curator and Chair, Black History: Green History series, The British Museum, June -October 2010

  9. Organiser and Speaker, North London Film Fund Awardees Exhibition, The Renoir Cinema, April 2009

  10. Project Manager, and Speaker, Without Limits, Media development series, Renoir Cinema and Guardian Productions, November 2007

  11. Curator and Speaker, Caribe Cinema, BBC feature: click here, British Museum and Curzon Cinema, July 2007

  12. Co-organiser, Atlantic Trade & Identity Season, including the commissioning of international artists, filmmakers and thinkers such as Paul Gilroy, BBC online feature, click here, British Museum, January to October 2007

  13. Curator and Speaker, Solar Cinema at Camden Green Fair, Regents Park, London June 2005-7

  14. Organiser and Panellist, Film and discussion series, part of Che Guevara: Revolutionary & Icon, Victoria and Albert Museum, August 2006

  15. Festival director and Speaker, Camden Film Festival: Made in Camden, CNJ feature: click here, Odeon cinema, MTV Studios and Roundhouse, June 2004

  16. Speaker, Shooting on Location, Queen Mary, University London, April 1998


BOOKS

Photography, What's On, British Museum, July 2012

Essay, Hanging Out The Washing, Gamma cities: Urban Fragments of Casablanca and Edinburgh; Edinburgh Press, 2011

Article and photography, Conceptual Kingston, Jamaica; World Cities Book, Timeout, 2009

Editor, The Camden film festival catalog, 2003

Editor, The Informer, a services and facilities directory for film, British Library, ISBN, 1998


Birkbeck Film Society President 2009 – 2011: project managed the start-up process in partnership with Marjorie Hoek, LCACE. Routinely programmed feature length films and chaired Q+A sessions.

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS, PROFESSIONAL CAREER AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Jihlava European Emerging Producer, 2015

  • Fellow Sundance Producing Summit, 2014

  • MSc In the City interdisciplinary programme in urban planning + design, visual arts, film and human geography, Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh, 2012

  • President, Birkbeck Film Society, now an online resource, click here, University of London, 2009 – 2011

  • CLP (Arts Council/DCMS) International Leadership award, 2008

  • Head of Camden Film Office, Arts, Culture and Environment, Camden Council, 2003 -2010

  • MA Mass Communications, media and film, London Metropolitan University, Jan 2003

  • BA (hons) graphic design, marketing and advertising, University of the Arts, June 2000


 

 


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