Home and Belonging project

About

Home and Belonging works with migrants, refugees and asylum seekers who have come to settle in the North East of England. To date, the project has worked with over 100 participants, though numbers continue to grow.

A new series of films shines the spotlight on some of the participants’ stories.

Home and Belonging film: Me & My Sisters

A short film made by digi-film artist Aleksandra Dogramadzi

Home and Belonging film: Walk of Sanctuary

A short film made by Abraham Eiluorior with digi-film artist Aleksandra Dogramadzi

Spotlight

“For the first time, I feel optimism here”

Participant from Iraq

Home and Belonging film: Britain is Great

A short film made by Azin Azadeh with film-maker Aleksandra Dogramadzi

Home and Belonging

Discover our work with migrants, refugees, asylum seekers through a series of short films

Spotlight

‘This history shows me that there are some things which are very similar in different cultures. Things have changed in modern times…..but we were connected in the past, very, very connected.’

Participant from Pakistan