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Online Research Tools and Investigative Techniques

Online Research Tools and Investigative Techniques

Editor’s Note: The Verification Handbook for Investigative Reporting is a new guide to online search and research techniques to using user-generated content and open source information in investigations. Published by the European Journalism Centre, a GIJN member based in the Netherlands, the manual consists of ten chapters and is available for free download. …

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Documentary film festival seeks entries -Worldwide

Filmmakers from around the world can participate in this festival. The International Documentary Film Festival CRONOGRAF, organized by the OWH Studio, will take place in Chisinau, Moldova, May 25 to 31, 2017. The festival is accepting works in four sections: a main section – for international documentaries produced between 2015 to 2017; …

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How to successfully pitch video stories to top publications

On November 29, HackPack.press gathered at Yellow Door in Moscow to focus on video journalism and how to pitch video stories to top publications. Here’s a short highlight of the key lessons learned. Know who you are pitching to Naira Davlashyan, videographer for Agence France-Presse in Russia and CIS: The …

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