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Home films, animations, digital stories and poems

The following films, podcasts, digital stories and poems have been written, produced, directed and edited by young people, families and community groups. They have been produced to provide new fun and engaging interpretations of the objects and themes covered in our collections.

To see the short films made in February 2016 as part of the digital families ACE project please view the following films:

The Great Fire of London
The Great Fire of London 
Great Fire of London
Great Fire of London 
Ernest Baker diary
Ernest Baker's Diary 
Ernest Baker's Diary
Ernest Baker's Diary 

To see the creative stories about the museum's wider theme of 'home' please view the following films:

A New Beginning

A New Beginning

Animate You

Animate-you  

What does home mean to you?”

What does home mean to you?

London: Dream or Illusion

London Dream 

London Living: A Student's Tale

London Living: A Student's Tale

What will London be like in 10 years?

What will London be like
 in 10 years?

   

My Haggerson Discover Hackney community films

Amanda and Family

Amanda and Family
Marie and Family

Marie and Family
Vivienne and Family

Vivienne and Family
Emnet and Family

Emnet and Family

Giovanna and Family

Giovanna and Family

Anita and Family

Anita and Family
   

Period Room films, animations, digital stories and poems

To see the creative stories on the objects and themes discussed in our period rooms please view the following films:

Bartmannkrug

Bartmannkrug 

Nurcan Altioglu

Nurcan Altioglu 

Ayse Dugunyurdu digital video

Ayse Dugunyurdu 

Ayse Salli digital video

Ayse Salli 

ruth nunez digital video stories of the world

Ruth Nunez 

Teresa Banzo

Teresa Banzo 

The Discovery

The Discovery  

A Short History of Tea

A Short History of Tea 

Tinkle of China

Tinkle of China 

Divine Farmer

The Divine Farmer 

Sailing caddy

Sailing Caddy 

Tea, a New Horizon film at the Geffrye

Tea

Death Card

Death Card  

carved-gold

Carved in Gold 

Adetunji Blendem Elegbede digital video

Adetunji Elegbede  

James Slade digital video

James Slade  

The Greek Lesson

The Greek Lesson 

Extreme Chess

Extreme Chess 

Olly The Oil Lamp

Olly the Oil Lamp 

Zeynep Zarakus digital video for Stories of the World

Zeynep Zarakus  

Fame's Reflection digital video for Stories of the World

Fame's Reflection

Deka Abdi Stories of the World project

Deka Abdi 

Hatice Demir Stories of the World project

Hatice Demir  

Zehra Hazar Stories of the World project

Zehra Hazar 

Sister Salome

Sister Salome  

Fretwork Feelings

Fretwork Feelings  

Rainbow War

Rainbow War  

The Roar of the Vanishing Vase

Roar of the Vanishing Vase  

Sema Gaygusuz

Sema Gaygusuz 

Coffee Pot

Coffee Pot  

Japan Unleashed

Japan Unleashed  

Ghosts of the Geffrye

Ghosts of the Geffrye

We Need 2 Talk

We Need 2 Talk 

Space Boy digital video Stories of the World

Space Boy 

Good Old Modernism

Good Old Modernism 

Table = Chess

Table = Chest 

Juice

Juice 

     

Collection Store films, animations, digital stories and poems

To see the creative stories on the objects and themes that can be found in our Collection Store please view the following films:

Nezahat Eldek digital video

Nezahat Eldek  

Marcin Palowczyk

Marcin Palowczyk 

imperial teapot digital video

Imperial Teapot  

Glove Box

Glove Box 

charlotte duncan digital video stories of the world

Charlotte Duncan 

Mohammed Sharif

Mohammed Sharif 

Blocks

Blocks 

Blocks Move It Make It workshop

Blocks 

Bedriye Engin

Bedriye Engin 

Tamana Panahi

Tamana Panahi  

Fatima Amin

Fatima Amin 

Nihal Demir

Nihal Demir 

Journey of the Ark digital video

Journey of the Ark  

Just Lead Soldiers digital video

Just Lead Soldiers  

News Bear Story

CNS News: Bear Story  

Aeroplane

Aeroplane  

The Thing from Malta

The Thing from Malta  

Salah Nur digital video stories of the world

Salah Nur  

   

Stories of the World films

To find out more about films produced to explain the national and regional Stories of the World programme and how the Geffrye has worked with young people and community groups please view the following films:

stories-world-national-conference

National Conference
stories-world-london

Stories of the World:
London
Home

Stories of the World:
London, Home
Feel at Home digital video

Feel at Home
how-english-is-your-home

How 'English' is your
home?
     


Centenary Celebrations films

To find out more about the Centenary Celebrations youth heritage project, and about the history and stories behind the Geffrye almshouses and museum, please view the following films:

Top tips for oral history interviews

Top tips for Oral History
Interviews
Exhibitions at the Geffrye

Exhibitions at the Geffrye

Ways the Geffrye has changed

Ways the Geffrye  
Museum has changed
Learning at the Geffrye short video

Learning at the Geffrye
Perplexing Portraits

Perplexing Portraits in
the Ernest Baker Diary


The Geffrye Then and Now audio tour podcasts

The Ironmongers' almshouses    
Life in Hackney  
Visiting the Geffrye in the '30s and '40s   
Childhood during the London Blitz   
East London air raid shelters 
The Geffrye air raid shelters 
Summertime at the Geffrye 
Childhood Geffrye visits   
School trips to the Geffrye   
The Geffrye front garden   
The Geffrye building   
The Geffrye playground   
The playground and the Branson Coates building   
Exhibition memories   

What Makes a Home: New Horizon Youth Centre Film Project

To find out more about the New Horizon Youth Centre Film Project please view the following films:

Animations: Things are so hard, man

Animations: Things are
so hard, man

Animations: Crystal the Gratitude Fairy

Animations: Crystal the
Gratitude Fairy

Animations: I'm still healthy

Animations: I'm still
healthy
Animations: Grim Reaper

Animations: Grim Reaper
I can't sleep

Animations: I can't sleep
Poetry: Unpicking oakum

Poetry:Unpicking oakum
and story of Oliver Twist
Poetry: happy ending

Poetry: Happy ending
Reflections: Sarah

Reflections: Sarah

Reflections CJ

Reflections: CJ
Poetry, love, luck, justice and freedom of expression

Poetry: Love, luck,
justice and freedom
Short film hopelessness hotspots

Short Film:
Homelessness Hotspots
Time-lapse Our possessions

Time-Lapse: Our
Possessions
Different generation, same situation

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
Different Generation
hotspots doesn't mean wireless

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
"Hotspots"

Poetry/Spoken Word: Pit of Doom

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
Pit of Doom

Poetry/Spoken Word: Getting Stronger

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
Getting Stronger

Homelessness hangs in disorder

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
Homelessness Hangs
Poetry/Spoken Word: Nothing has changed

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
Nothing has Changed

Poetry/Spoken Word: The Old Days were Hard, The New Days are Harder

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
The Old Days were Hard

No accommodation

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
No Accommodation


Poetry/Spoken Word: My bed

Poetry/Spoken Word: 
My Bed




With thanks to Chocolate Films

For more information on any of these workshops and projects please contact Kelly Robinson: KRobinson@geffrye-museum.org.uk or telephone Kelly on 020 7739 9893.