Photographs of Fair Isle by Deirdre Nelson
MORE THAN JUST A CLIFF EDGE
The charity Cape farewell commissioned a film to support the application for Marine Protected Status for the Island of Fair Isle.
The application was successful and now the waters around the island are protected within a 5km limit.
PASS IT ON
A music video commissioned by the Rank Foundation. The song was written and produced by Owen Cutts and Jimmy Napes.
THE BASS PLAYER
A young muslim woman reflects on what it is to be Muslim and what part music plays in her identity.
CROSSING AT ABBEY ROAD
An observation of people at the zebra crossing made famous by the iconic photograph that featured on the cover of the Beatles’ album Abbey Road.
PORTRAIT OF JACK
A response to a short piece of piano music by the composer Sean Gregory whose father had recently died.
A BEACH IN PARIS
A young woman travels 3000 miles to find her dying grandfather.
A narrative poem written by Matthew Sweeney tells how the horrors of the Battle of Solferino led to the founding of the Red Cross in 1863.
Nash Ali describes how he used football as a means to tackling racism.
He later became Mayor of Camden
A murder on the streets of Belfast becomes the turning point in a young man’s life.
IN THE DESERT
A poem written by Matthew Sweeney from the audio book Grandpa’s Gift.