April 21, 2007
02:30 PM to
The net is quickly becoming one of the most effective ways for video activists to distribute their content. Online
distribution means anyone with good internet access can watch your
video from around the world. It also allows people with limited means
to by-pass the mainstream media and create their own distribution
EngageMedia will host a practical workshop covering these
topics and more to help you make the most of these online tools.
is a website distributing social justice and environmental video from
South East Asia, Australia and the Pacific. The workshop will cover –
where on the web you can publish your video – creating and subscribing
to video podcasts – setting up an account on EngageMedia and publishing
to it – how to encode video for distribution on the web –
copyright/left and licensing your video work – using online video as
part of campaign work – free and open source software tools.
If you have
a laptop please bring it along with any video materials you have.
We will also be screening videos from the site on the big screen as part of the MSF film festival from 7pm. Come along and check it out.