Documentaries in translation – I’d be very interested to know what IFC people think

By: Hugh Levinson, Open Ear, BBC World Service – With best wishes, I just wanted to alert the IFC community to a project we are running on BBC World Service English called Open Ear. We are rebroadcasting four brilliant programmes from around the world from non-BBC outlets: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04kfxzl Two are English-language programmes, one from ABC … More Documentaries in translation – I’d be very interested to know what IFC people think

2016 Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation: And the awards go to …

“This past Sunday’s Awards Ceremony was a much-needed burst of love and appreciation for the power of audio storytelling. Kudos to the winning audio producers, whose skill, bravery & passion combined to create profound and artful audio documentaries.” Congratulations, 2016 Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Winners! [READ FULL MESSAGE  +AUDIO]

Three days Amsterdam with ‘An ode to audio stories’ (Dutch / English)

‘Oorzaken Festival’ presents an ode to audio stories (Dutch / English) INFO & TICKETS When: Fri 30 Sep 2016 until Sun 02 Oct 2016 Programme: https://www.brakkegrond.nl/en/agenda-categories/oorzaken-festival Location: Culture House ‘De Brakke Grond’ Nes 45 1012 KD Amsterdam The Netherlands [ Google map ] Tickets: Buy tickets on-line per festival- part or session ! Varied prices … More Three days Amsterdam with ‘An ode to audio stories’ (Dutch / English)

GRAND PRIX NOVA 2016 (Radio drama ) The Winners

GRAND PRIX NOVA International Radio Drama Festival – Bucharest 2016 2016, May 31 – June 3 In Competition: 44 broadcasts from 21 countries
 At the end of the festival, jury members Katharina Rathouska – Head of Radio Drama and Literature of Czech Radio;
 Vijay Sadhu – Senior Executive, Programming Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU);
 Dmitri Plax … More GRAND PRIX NOVA 2016 (Radio drama ) The Winners

Introducing Radio Atlas!

“Lots of English-language audio is making its way into the iTunes charts of non-English speaking countries and very little is coming out the other way. It’s a dangerously one-sided conversation.“ Finally! A way to listen to radio stories in languages you don’t-necessarily-speak. [READ ALL …]

[+AUDIO] Prix Europa 2015 – Winner(s) Radio Doc

Best European Radio Documentary Junkies in the Country / France Submitting Organisation: ARTE Radio Author: Medhi Ahoudig LISTEN full program Special Commendations My Mother’s Words / Belgium Submitting Organisation: Atelier de Création Sonore Radiophonique – ACSR Autor: Aurélia Balboni Webpage LISTEN exerpt program The Black Saint / Sweden Submitting organisation: Sveriges Radio – SR Author: … More [+AUDIO] Prix Europa 2015 – Winner(s) Radio Doc

HearSay2015 Booked Out, Prize Deadline Extended & Programme!

HearSay2015 is … 3 days and nights of sound, story and sharing taking over the mountain village of Kilfinane, Ireland (pop. 700) International award-winning contributors from all disciplines of creative audio radio features, film sound, sound art, theatre sound, music, drama … HearSay Prize 2015 Deadline Extended! “As the HearSay2015 programme has been released, the … More HearSay2015 Booked Out, Prize Deadline Extended & Programme!

Prix Italia 2015 – A Winner and a Shortlist

The radio documentary Two Mothers, produced by Isabelle Engels (ORF, Austria), has won the “Special Prize of the President of the Italian Republic,” dedicated to the radio program in competition which best promotes gender equality. The prize was awarded on September 23rd at the Prix Italia by the Mayor of Turin, Piero Fassino. This documentary … More Prix Italia 2015 – A Winner and a Shortlist

‘NEW RADIO DAY 2015’ – 29 / 30 SEPTEMBER 2015

New Radio Day on ‘Personalised Radio’ [link to page ↗] By: DR. CHRISTIAN VOGG, Head of Radio Media Department, EURORADIO Dear colleagues,   I hope you still enjoy this lovely (and sometimes very hot) summer!   In seven weeks’ time this year’s EBU NEW RADIO DAY will open its doors in the vibrant city of … More ‘NEW RADIO DAY 2015’ – 29 / 30 SEPTEMBER 2015

27th International URTI Radio Grand Prix: call for entries

Call for entries until Friday 4 September 2015  For its 27th edition, the International URTI Radio Grand Prix launches its call for entries on the theme of MULTICULTURALISM . Be ready to participate: The URTI competition is open free of charge to any radio broadcasting organisation or association and institution which devotes itself to the … More 27th International URTI Radio Grand Prix: call for entries

Prix Italia 2015 aired by ‘Rai Radio6 Teca’

As part of the build-up to Prix Italia 2015, Rai Radio6 Teca, the new Web/Dab+ Rai radio channel, is broadcasting in September, during the days leading up to the opening of the 67th Festival (Torino, 19th -24th September), a selection of Radio Rai programmes, which have over the years competed and been crowned winners at … More Prix Italia 2015 aired by ‘Rai Radio6 Teca’

Grand PiK – Artistic Radio Forms Competition-Poland

We would like to remaind you about International Artistic Radio Forms Competition Grand PiK 2015. The Competition is organised by the Polish Radio in Bydgoszcz. During the whole event there will also be radio art seminars. The award in the Competition is 3500€. Jury members: Lisbeth Jessen – Danmark Katarzyna Michalak – Poland Janina Jankowska … More Grand PiK – Artistic Radio Forms Competition-Poland