Wiki: Hope

Short Drama/Short Documentary

(2 x Digital Video, 2009)

Wiki: Hope is a project produced by young people aged 16 – 25 in collaboration with media professionals to produce a website containing two engaging short films discussing migration and a collection of oral histories emphasising stories of migration.

Asha : Hope is a short drama, which looks at a young girls experience after she arrives from Uganda to live in the UK. Rwanda to Newcastle is a short coming of age documentary which looks at a young girls journey and how she overcomes the traumas she faced from the Rwandan war, and subsequently arriving in Newcastle.

Funded by: First Light Movies, Heritage Lottery Fund In Collaboration With: Newcastle University, The Baring Foundation