program details

Go to lucknow workshop

lucknow workshop

Our first workshop was held on 21 and 22 May, 2016, hosted by the Media Department at Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh. The workshop featured intensive hands-on sessions with leading experts in hepatology, journalists, filmmakers and NGO representatives.

Go to mumbai workshop

mumbai workshop

The second two day workshop was organised in Mumbai on 15-16 July, 2016 at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences(TISS). It featured intensive hands-on sessions with leading experts in hepatology, journalists, filmmakers and NGO representatives.

Go to screenings

screenings

The mini-series produced during this project will be showcased as part of panel debates and discussions with communities in Lucknow and Mumbai. They can also be viewed online and will be screened at the World Hepatitis Summit 2017, 1-3 November 2017 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

about

films for change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film

Global media charity tve’s new public health venture in India enables young filmmakers to make short documentaries about hepatitis, for screening in communities and online viewing. ‘Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film’ brings together eminent hepatologists, student filmmakers, experienced journalists as mentors, and health ngos to create four engaging films focusing on hepatitis. The films will be shown as part of a series of panel debates with communities in Lucknow and Mumbai. read more...


Detecting The Change

Like Everyone Else

A New Hope For Hep C

Sukriti The Survivor

Go to why No Hep matters?

why No Hep matters?

Viral hepatitis is the 7th leading cause of death globally, accounting for 1.4 million deaths per year – more than HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis or malaria. Together, hepatitis B and hepatitis C cause 80% of liver cancer cases in the world.

people

mentors, medical experts and scientific advisor

Charles Gore

President, World Hepatitis Alliance
Charles Gore is scientific advisor to Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film.

Dr. Rakesh Aggarwal

bio-medical expert
Dr Rakesh Aggarwal is one of the Bio-Medical experts to Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film.

Dr. Samir Shah

bio-medical expert
Dr Samir Shah is one of the Bio-Medical experts to Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film.

Dr. Amit Goel

bio-medical expert
Dr. Amit Goel is one of the Bio-Medical experts to Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film.

Dr. Akash Shukla

bio-medical expert
Dr. Akash Shukla is one of the Bio-Medical experts to Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film.

C. Suchindran

mentor
C. Suchindran is one of the mentors to Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film.

Patralekha Chatterjee

mentor
Patralekha Chatterjee is one of the mentors to Films for Change: taking hepatitis science to communities through film.

participants' experience

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