The Center for Media & Social Impact, based at American University's School of Communication in Washington, D.C., is an innovation lab and research center that creates, studies, and showcases media for social impact.
Story Movements: March 1 & 2, 2019
The State of The Documentary Field: 2018 Study of Documentary Professionals
Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Software Preservation
Cities Remix a Playful Platform: Experiments to Embed Pokémon GO
Policy Briefing Note: An International Approach to Data Privacy
When Movies Go to Washington: Documentary Films & Public Policy in the United States (Vol 1)
Movies & Grassroots Community Engagement: Documentary Films & State and Local Public Policy in the United States. Volume 2, Films & Public Policy Series
Journey to the Academy Awards: 2018 Documentary Film Diversity Report
Guides to help you make media.
What's on the horizon.
Measuring media that matters.
You use fair use every day! Read some achievements of this hero of copyright policy as used by academics, filmmakers, librarians and more.
At IDFA 2018, Patricia Aufderheide spoke to Alex Winter, the director of "The Panama Papers" about his journey, the film and the future.
Patricia Aufderheide shares her impressions from the recently concluded IDFA 2018. Read about the films and trends to watch out for!
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So excited to welcome @fancynancynyc as a #storymovements speaker. She directed @RollRedRollDoc, which premiered at https://t.co/ldx8q72t41
:) Looking forward to seeing you! https://t.co/k3G998W8wD
@annieneimand @RealGoodCenter So excited to welcome you!
Our #storymovements speaker featured today is @cmac the Executive Director of @annenberglab at @USCAnnenberg @USC. https://t.co/OQyr1B3iCX
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