Uploading a video (Festival Volunteer applications)
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A key element of Festival Volunteering is engaging with the general public, so we want to get a sense of how you communicate. Once you’ve submitted the preliminary application form, you’ll be prompted to upload a 2-3 minute film (max) simply introducing yourself, your interest in our work, and what you are passionate about. No […]

World Water Day
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Helen Anderson from WaterAid highlights the importance of World Water Day and how clean running water, safe toilets and sinks with soap can save lives in this special Guest Blog post. Water means different things to each of us but one thing is certain – it is vital for all our lives. That’s why the […]

Topics: Global Health
Announcing Edinburgh Wave Machine
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A brand new Take One Action Film Festivals Local Group is getting underway in Edinburgh, off the back of the organisation’s 2014 festival. For the last few months, a bunch of energetic volunteers have been gathering on Sunday evenings to watch world-changing documentaries together, with the hope of opening these out to the wider public […]

Bring your skills and passion to TOA Edinburgh
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Take One Action Local “The Wave Machine” (Edinburgh) are a new group putting on regular screenings of Take One Action films out of Summerhall and other venues in the city on a rolling basis. A really international bunch with a passion for great film and social change, they are looking for new people to bring […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D1 – Philip doesn’t tell Genevieve that he’s HIV positive
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D7 – Philip lies
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D2 – Philip tells Genevieve that he is HIV positive
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D8 – Philip tells the truth
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D3 – Philip tells the truth
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D4 – Philip lies
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D5 – Philip agrees to go for an HIV test
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]

Three and a Half Lives – Scene D6 – Philip refuses to go for an HIV test
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Now that you’ve watched the film, why not find out more about the issues? HIV & AIDS remains one of the world’s most significant health challenges. Medical advances mean people with the disease in Scotland can now live healthy and normal lives. But globally, 20 million people don’t have access to the medicines. What could […]