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Feedback from The SWITCH Video Group
The Resource People In the beginning they were our friends…
Process Documentation Plan Group A Issue: Community Buy-in to plans for Wasiak Reservoir SWITCH TOC: Building a reservoir will save the area from occasional flooding & provide lovely recreational space leading to better quality of life. Specific Challenges: First to get them to look at river as ‘river’; to find feasible alternatives to sewage dumping
Process Documentation Plan Group A Purpose of the Plan: Internal learning- learning from a challenge to theory of change How will the Captured Info be Analysed: 2 perspectives on the problems in the area; something of the life of the community members; c’ty ambitions for the area; ‘experts’ response
Process Documentation Plan Group A Which are the processes this will capture: The broader process is rehabilitation of Sokotowka & this is about documenting c’ty impression of some of these plans. With Whom: Primarily c’ty members; experts (conceptualisation & implementation) Where: the planned site & community by the site
Process Documentation Plan Group A How will info. Be Disseminated: At presentation to LA exhibition How will the purpose of the plan(? ) be monitored: LA facilitators may document any adjustments in plans/approach as a result of this video. Could also do another video of c’ty portraits after 5 years.
Process Documentation Plan Group B Issue/TOC: Storm water management through construction of reservoirs Specific Challenges: Solve problem of pollution (heavy metals), Social acceptance (what happened in the past? Changes operated in people’s mind?
Process Documentation Plan Group B What are the processes this plan will capture: Different ideas concerning the benefits of reservoirs and the impact in the population (social and pollution impact) With whom, where, when can these issues be captured: Where: concrete reservoir, park, dry part (if time allow us) With Whom: Mrs. Lukasz for photo remediation, Mrs. Teresa Wozniak , The people responsible, Locals: using the concrete reservoir
Process Documentation Plan Group B Purpose of the plan: External ( to show successful the process has been) Format: Documentary, interview Purpose is for external: Not necessary to make strategy know
Reflections on Experience How important was the planning? n What were your expectations – and how far were they met? n How did the dynamics of working in a team affect the production process? And did we think there any advantages of documenting processes as a team? n What would you say are the advantages & disadvantages of video for process doc? n
How Important Was The Planning? n Very, very- clarifying what IS process n Decisions that you make in the field inform what ends up screen, decisions informed by planning…but also makes mockery of planning n What distinguishes us from other type of filmmakers (like anthropological documents)
What were your expectations? n Finished product n Realised how we underestimated the time & complexity n Finally – aware of the time & effort – now very pleased with what we achieved n Planned sequence of shooting (ha!)
How did the dynamics of team affect production process? Recognise the limitations of democracy n Hardship brings social capital (bonding) n Flexibility of roles more than we expected n More consensus in decision-making (for 1 group) n Challenged each other on decisions/assumptions of documenting n
Advantages & Disadvantages of Medium n n n n Context & direct contact with informants makes it more powerful Some people more inclined to participate Storytelling conflict vs. Non violent communication More time-consuming than other media Consequences of manipulation large Team-work Getting about