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Community Voice Lab

Collaborative storytelling. Bringing voice and visibility to community stories.

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School of Communication 4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW Washington, DC 20016 United States

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The Community Voice Lab produces documentary films that capture the voices of community storytellers too often unseen and unheard. The creative ethos of Community Voice is that of collaboration, rather than extraction, in which our filmmakers and local storytellers work together to tell stories of hope, resilience and determination for the common good.

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Community Stories Film Festival Featuring AU Filmmakers Nov. 21

AU SOC’s Community Voice Lab is proud to present four films by AU student filmmakers that will be featured on Saturday, November 21.

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MFA Capstone Documentary

MFA Student, Lawrence Green discusses his Capstone documentary and community efforts to clean up Ward 8.

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CVL Senior Fellow, Professor Brigid Maher, Embarks on Media Project with Kramer Middle School

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Director Laura Waters Hinson New Documentary on DC's Tent City

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