Ken Loach, distinguished film-maker condemns the ill-treatment of Bristol-based peace activist

Ken Loach, director of much loved and well known films such as Kes, Sweet Sixteen and Land and Freedom – known for repeatedly championing the underdog and revealing the hardships and struggles of those at the bottom of the social... Read more

‘5 Broken Cameras’, targeting Palestinian journalists and the Bristol Palestine Film Festival, 2012

By Iqbal Tamimi  It is November, and the Bristol Palestine Film Festival is almost in its full gear and about to knock the doors of art lovers and those who are interested in diverse ways of expression through innovation. At the same time... Read more

UWE welcomes the first Gaza student winner of the Conflict Zone Bursary

20-year old Ahmed Baraka from the war-torn Gaza Strip in Palestine has arrived in Bristol this week to begin his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering at UWE. He is the first student from Gaza to be awarded the University of the West... Read more