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.
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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.
Some of this content is used with permission of Documentary.org.
Some of the most moving and thought-provoking documentaries I watched at AFI Fest in June went to the heart of racial and class...
Netflix documentaries. Beauty tutorials. Unboxing videos. Being an audio-visual creator is changing as fast as platforms change their algorithms. Creators face new opportunities and threats in the...
The popularity of social networking sites such as Twitter continues to grow, especially among marginalized communities around the world. Can their reach help organizations for international...
RT @workingfilms: Grateful for the opportunity to announce the upcoming StorySHIFT video series, lifting up practices of accountability in
RT @DrKWilkinson: Beware of the stories you read or tell; subtly, at night, beneath the waters of consciousness, they are altering your wo
RT @CatyBC: Our dear @CMSImpact friend and collaborator @CrystalEchoHawk and her @_IllumiNatives team have published this vital toolkit foc
Resource Alert! @_IllumiNatives highlights the vibrancy and importance of contemporary Native stories, voices, and https://t.co/606TrjFsYC
RT @contextmessage: I wrote about the importance of documentary and journalism being in dialogue with activism - especially if (when) it ca
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