Ecotainment Lab

Participatory-video- & environmental-awareness-workshop

Background:

Following a cooperation call between the StreetuniverCity Berlin and a local high school, Minibus Media was asked to implement a participatory video project to transmit media competence and enhance environmental awareness.
The project-initiative “Terra-Ecotainment-Lab“ brought together students from the 7th to the 9th grade to create two participatory videos on mobile-phone- as well as on clothing-consumption-behaviour.
Together with a local teacher, the project-inititive took place in limited conditions during lock down regulations at the local school and lasted for 4 months.

Activities:

  • Research and elaboration of the topics concerning celular-phone- and clothing-production
  • Introduction to the essence of film language, documentary styles & social media
  • Introduction to the basic elements of video-production and its technical tools
  • Filming of the various interviews
  • Editing of the videos & production of the soundtrack

Results & Impact:

  • 14-teenage students participated within two media workshops
  • Mediation of basic video-production skills to the participants
  • Production of two ecotainment music short films
  • Introduction to dissemination strategies and its target audience
  • Launch at the local school in connection with a celular phone collection for recycling purposes & student visit from the Johanna-Eck-Schulet at Streetunivercity Berlin


 

  • Year
    2021/2022
  • Country
    Germany
  • Duration
    4 months
  • Employees
    3
  • Participants
    14
  • Services
    Transmission of raising environmental awareness and media competence
  • Resources
    Stiftung Naturschutz Berlin & Jugendamt Friedrichshain Kreuzberg
  • Partner
    StreetuniverCity Berlin & Johanna-Eck-Schule

    Project videos

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    Contact information

    H.-Christian Goertz
    Founder and director
    Länderallee 29
    14052 Berlin
    Germany
       +49 30 605 077 81
      +49 30 269 339 10
      chris@minibusmedia.org

    Mirella Domenich
    Founder and director of Communication for Development
    SHIN CA 08 Bloco E
    Brasilia-DF
    Brasil
       +55 11 616 229 65
      +55 11 616 228 21
      mirella@minibusmedia.org

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