Social Issues: Behind the Scenes

Los Gitanos: Media Access, Expression and Integration

Institute for Cultural Diplomacy (lecture)
Berlin, 2012

This short presentation looked at the social integration of Spain's Gitano community and the role flamenco and literacy have played in modern times. The full lecture can be viewed on YouTube:

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Las Madres Mas Viejas del Mundo / World’s Oldest Mums

Blast productions for Channel 4 (also CBC/RTVE2 )
London, 2009 (2010/11) (specialist research & interpreting)

Amanda Blue travels the world - California, India, Spain - to tell the tales of women who have used fertility techniques late in life to have children. Research in Spain led to a meet-up with María del Carmen Bousada de Lara, who had been a mother to twin boys at the age of 68. The interview was poignant: María knew she was dying of cancer.

Blast Films

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