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Colours of the Alphabet Impact Report - When Your Tongue Is Not Your Own

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Alastair Cole



This is the final published version of a report published in its final definitive form in 2020. For re-use rights please refer to the publishers terms and conditions.


A report documenting and reflecting on the UK and International Impact projects surrounding the cinema and digitial release of the feature documentary film Colours of the Alphabet, directed and produced by the authors. The film’s impact campaign was split into two: firstly a UK focused cinema release and audience engagement project, followed by an Africa wide impact campaign, that focused on supporting indigenous African language subtitling, through training and capacity development, audience engagement, and the release of the film in 30 African languages. The report provides a detailed description and reflection on the lessons learnt from these campaigns.

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Author(s): Cole A, Higgins N

Publication type: Report

Publication status: Unpublished

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Year: 2020

Pages: 58