Survivors – an Animated Film

Commissioned by ChildHope UK and Shakti Samuha (the first anti-trafficking organisation of its kind in the world, established by the survivors of trafficking), Survivors tells the stories of inspiration and courage from three girls who have overcome abuse, forced labour and disability to become change-makers in their own communities. The CLAMP project with Shakti SamuhaContinue reading “Survivors – an Animated Film”

Suman’s Story – Animated Film

Launched as part of a virtual arts event, Suman’s Story tells the moving story of a young girl who was finally diagnosed with leprosy after it had badly damaged the nerves in her legs. I worked with The Leprosy Mission Trust India to create this engaging animated film of Sumans Story for their campaign forContinue reading “Suman’s Story – Animated Film”

Friday’s Story – Animated Film

I worked with The Leprosy Mission Scotland to create an engaging animated film of Friday’s Story for their campaign for World Leprosy Day 2021. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many charities were unable to visit projects overseas, so TLM Scotland were looking for a different way to tell Friday’s Story. Their campaign aimed to tackleContinue reading “Friday’s Story – Animated Film”

Hospital Heroes – Illustrated Film

It was a pleasure to work with both The Leprosy Mission Northern Ireland to adapt the theme of Hospital Heroes for their in-country campaign. I used existing mobile phone interviews with senior staff members from Nigeria, Ethiopia, Nepal, Bangladesh and India which highlighted the work of their teams. I then illustrated the leaders, the hospitalContinue reading “Hospital Heroes – Illustrated Film”

West Bengal, India

In 2018 I led a media trip to West Bengal, India for The Leprosy Mission England and Wales. Working with Gary Kennedy, a UK based hospital chaplain, I filmed and produced a series of six “diary-style” films shot on location, each being filmed, edited and shared on social media within 24-hours. The films significantly increasedContinue reading “West Bengal, India”

Anandaban Hospital, Nepal

“I JUST WANT TO SAY HOW TALENTED YOU ARE AND HOW IMPRESSED I AM WITH THE WAY YOU DIRECT AND EDIT, AND WHAT YOU’VE BEEN ABLE TO PRODUCE OVERNIGHT USING A MOBILE PHONE. YOU GET EXACTLY WHAT YOU NEED FOR EACH SHOT AND THE FINAL PIECE YOU HAVE IN MIND. I’VE WORKED WITH THE BBC AND OTHER FILM CREWS AND I AM REALLY IMPRESSED WITH THE WAY YOU WORK AND DIRECT. I FEEL SO LUCKY TO HAVE BEEN ABLE TO LEARN FROM YOU UP CLOSE” STEF REID MBE