RoofLess and There’s a Hole in My Sidewalk have been created as part of Digital Sparks, a digital Media project led by the Petrus Community in partnership with arts development organisation, Community Arts North West and artists AlbinoMosquito. Roofless is a moving video portrait of the lives of people who are in housing need, and…
@comartsnw structure for the #digitalsparks documentary decided with the Petrus Community in Rochdale pic.twitter.com/gtTad20e5x — Community Arts NW (@comartsnw) October 15, 2013
@digitalsparks #digitalsparks storyboarding at Petrus in Rochdale #manonabench pic.twitter.com/2Y4RmH72NK — Community Arts NW (@comartsnw) October 15, 2013
Today Mauro and Rich interviewed some of the Petrus community members about their experiences and views on homelessness for the documentary
The second week we went out filming with the group. We found lots of great locations across Rochdale and everyone got to have a go at using the camera and recording sound.
On day one of the film project the group generated some great ideas for the films we are going to make. There were 3 or 4 ideas that were particularly powerful and could be developed into documentaries or dramas. Exciting stuff!