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The Magic Stories of Social Entrepreneurs at the Skoll World Forum

Posted Apr 29, 2014, by Deborah Alden

The Magic Stories of Social Entrepreneurs at the Skoll World Forum

“Only two people in the world know this story.”

In the hallowed corridors of Hogwartsian Oxford, magic happened. We held our…

Meeting Kindred Spirits at the Skoll World Forum

Posted Apr 25, 2014, by Peter Nicks, Open’hood, Inc.

Meeting Kindred Spirits at the Skoll World Forum

My recent travels to the Skoll World Forum were a source of great pride. Not only was I representing Sundance Institute, I was…

Highlights and Adventures In Storytelling at the Skoll World Forum

Posted Apr 22, 2014, by Wendy Levy, Sundance Institute Senior Consultant

Highlights and Adventures In Storytelling at the Skoll World Forum

The Skoll World Forum takes place in Oxford every year, a vibrant convening of civil society organizations run by committed and…

SWF Convening Follow-Up

Posted Mar 7, 2014, by Patrick Creadon

SWF Convening Follow-Up

Last April, I attended the Skoll World Forum (SWF) in Oxford, England, as part of the Sundance Documentary Film Program…

Stories of Change in a Changing World: More venues, more partners, more diversity of storytelling

Posted Feb 19, 2014, by Patrick Creadon (filmmaker & writer)

Stories of Change in a Changing World: More venues, more partners, more diversity of storytelling

The Skoll World Forum is the biggest and most important gathering of social entrepreneurs in the world. And it was magical. In…

Shifting Narratives Through Documentary Film: A Case Study of Budrus

Posted Apr 12, 2013, by Julia Bacha

Shifting Narratives Through Documentary Film: A Case Study of Budrus

Julia Bacha is the director, producer, and writer of Budrus, which received a Sundance Documentary Film Grant in 2009.

The past…

A Lightbulb on Storytellers

Posted May 9, 2011, by Kirsten Johnson

A Lightbulb on Storytellers

Filmmaker Kirsten Johnson was funded by the ‘Stories of Change’ initiative to create a film based on Skoll-supported social…

Skoll World Forum 2011

Posted May 3, 2011, by Cara Mertes

Skoll World Forum 2011

From March 26 – April 1, the Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program (DFP) was in England for a series of events ranging…

From the Field with The Team

Posted Mar 22, 2011, by Patrick Reed and Peter Raymont

From the Field with The Team

The second film to be completed through the Sundance Institute-Skoll Foundation partnership Stories of Change, The Team,…

Meeting the Heart of a Calcutta Project

Posted Mar 18, 2011, by Patricia Finneran

Meeting the Heart of a Calcutta Project

Sundance Institute’s Documentary Program has been working with filmmakers Maren Grainger-Monsen and Nicole Newnham for over a…

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