ExNE – The Movie
32 minutes 16 seconds
A musical extravaganza following a group of 60 budding young musicians taking part in the East by North East music initiative in Easterhouse. 50 songwriting and music workshops, 1 original album 3 performances and a youth music festival later…a new generation of musical talent awaits…
The documentary was filmed over eight months by a team of new and young filmmakers trained and mentored by Diversity.
2 minutes 1 second
Directed by Joe Cleland
In this mini-doc, Joe looks back to his childhood, growing up in Easterhouse. Made as part of Weekend Film School #1.
1 minutes 24 seconds
Directed by Jade Quinn
11-year-old Jade is a determined young lady who is into her cakes and cooking. Will she want to become a chef by any chance? Made as part of F.A.R.E. Film School #1.
5 minutes 58 seconds
Directed by Bijan Sheidaei
A short expressionistic documentary about a call to prayer at the annual Hajj. Filmed and produced in Iran, re-edited and subtitled with Diversity Films.
1 minute 35 seconds
Debbie Hughes and Michael Mooney
From Glasgow’s oldest house, built in the mid 15th century, local Easterhouse resident Michael wonders if it’ll be big shopping centres like the neighboring Fort which spells the future for his area. Made as part of Weekend Film School #1.
All About Me
2 minutes 31 seconds
Directed by Melissa Tierney
There seems to be no end to Melissa’s talents, packed as they are into this busy mini-doc. Made as part of F.A.R.E. Film School #1.
First Day at Smithycroft
14 minutes 46 seconds
Smithycroft Secondary School
In partnership with Platform, Diversity Films worked with students from Smithycroft Secondary School over winter 07/08 to make a film about the school to help students with the transition from primary school to secondary school.
From the Ashes
3 minutes 7 seconds
Directed by Thomas Simpson/Johnny Millar/Jason Burke
A mini doc telling the story of The Bridge in Easterhouse – a cultural hub, hosting among other things an immaculate and aesthetically pleasing library. Made as part of Weekend Film School #2.
16 minutes 47 seconds
A short documentary about the Document International Human Rights Film Festival, featuring acclaimed filmmakers such as Paul Watson and John Akomfrah. Made by 15 new filmmakers.
Platform Film Group
A short drama about how to stand up to bullying made by four 11 year olds in Easterhouse.