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Laurence I.

Berlin, Germany

$180 - $650 / Day

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Top Services

  • Reporter / Journalist

  • Art Director

  • Field Producer

About Laurence

Laurence is a freelance multimedia journalist, producer and engagement consultant based in Berlin. He has worked on a wide variety of stories and media projects including; managing a team of over 30 journalists covering the Nigerian national elections; the creation of “Dementia Diaries” – a national series of audio diaries documenting the day-to-day lives of people living with dementia; and award-winning coverage of the Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone. Laurence specialises in creating more inclusive and ethical media environments. Laurence’s stories and contributions have featured online (the Guardian, Le Parisien, the Mirror) in print (New Internationalist, Der Spiegel), on the radio (CBC, BBC World Service) and on television (BBC World News TV & Channel 4 News). Laurence holds an MA in Global Digital Cultures and International Development from SOAS, University of London.

Top Projects

  • Your Data Mirror

    • Reporter / Journalist
    • Content Strategist
    • Senior Editor
    • Art Director

    The spread of disinformation and disinformation, and the use of online data to influence our opinions, are some of the most pressing issues of our time. YOUR DATA MIRROR invites you to learn about these topics and take action! YDM is a full-immersive multimedia experience produced in collaboration with the University of Cambridge – Psychometrics Centre, Tactical Tech, Ag-prop and the Interactive Media Foundation. Your Data Mirror is composed of multiple parts, on one side, an AI powered interactive storytelling experience and on the other, a portal with information shaped to meet the interests and curiosity of a teenage audience.

  • Motherhood in Crisis

    • Reporter / Journalist
    • Digital Content Creator
    • Art Director

    I researched, produced and directed this four-part graphic novel series in which four women in Sierra Leone share their stories of birth, hardship and survival in a country where becoming pregnant means risking death. Published by Al Jazeera Digital. This mobile-first graphic novel was nominated for a number of awards: - Long-listed: One World Media “Digital Media Award” 2021 - Finalist: Amnesty Media Awards, 2021: “Best Use of Digital Media” - Nominated: Shorty Awards, 2021: “Best Use of Storytelling”

  • Dementia is like trying to go through a brick wall

    • Field Producer
    • Senior Producer / Project Manager

    A narrative film commission by the Guardian (UK) that weaves personal audio diaries into documentary footage of people living with dementia

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Art Director
  • Senior Editor
  • Senior Producer / Project Manager
  • Content Strategist
  • Copy Editor

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Field Producer
  • Digital Content Creator
  • Audio Storyteller
  • Reporter / Journalist

Laurence's Clients

  • Neeeu Spaces GmbH

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