Social Issues

Anthonell Peccoo: young Bristol hairdresser threatened with deportation

Barbershop owner Anthonell is under threat of being deported to a country he can't even remember

In lockdown as an autistic person

Hannah reflects on what has been challenging and changing her during the COVID-19 pandemic
Social Issues / / Hannah Crouch

Joe Was 'Ere is uncovering the unseen victims of addiction through film

Rife caught up with writer-director Ryan Morris and producer Amir Majlessi to find out more about the film they're crowdfunding
Bristol / Film / Social Issues / / Rife Editor

Being Me: a film growing up as a dual nationality young person

Being Me reflectively explores the ways identity is formed in four young people of dual nationality amongst a whirlwind of...
Bristol / Film / Social Issues / / Rife Editor

Supermarket workers like me are struggling - here’s why

Georgia reflects on her experiences as a supermarket duty manager during the pandemic

Four Walls: a short film about staying indoors during lockdown

What happens when work, play and relaxation is all confined to one space
Bristol / Film / Social Issues / / Rife Editor

Social media and social struggles: the Internet and protest in 2021

Kate examines how protesting has shifted to our screens, and wonders whether that's a good thing
Bristol / Social Issues / / Kate Bowie

Watch Before We Disappear: an interactive experience on surveillance and disappearing

Asmaa Jama's lush and striking interactive experience centres Blackness, Muslimness and Somaliness

Walking should not be a privilege

Becki reflects on the disappearance of Sarah Everard and the changes that must occur so this never happens again
Bristol / Social Issues / / Becki Parker

How to create boundaries for your lockdown buying habits

Astrid suggests that we could use our boundary-making mechanisms to limit our buying, too
Lifestyle / Social Issues / / Astrid Spruzen