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His final product is excellent, and extremely useful for our organisation to illustrate and explain the complexity of what we do. What impressed me most, though, was how easy Rupert made the process of creating the film. From the way he structured the interview, to the preparation he undertook prior to coming, Rupert’s professionalism made the film making process incredibly straightforward - and fun!
— Michael Brosowski, CEO Blue Dragon Children's Foundation

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Dragon Lawyers

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The Vietnamese Lawyers who risk their lives to rescue child victims of trafficking

Lawyers working in the legal advocacy department of Hanoi based NGO Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation will rarely be found at their desks. Circumstances demand that their practice goes well beyond the usual remit for lawyers of advice and court advocacy. They are involved in planning and executing rescue operations, often across the nearby border into China, of child victims of trafficking. These operations are carried out in conjunction with the authorities, including police, on both sides of the border. It is difficult and dangerous work that has helped to free over 800 people to date…..

For full published story at Medium click here

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Visual Storytelling for Social Impact

Rupert Bedford is an independent documentary filmmaker, with a background in law.  

Rupert makes short films for charities, foundations and non profits - simple but powerful films that inspire support from donors, grantors and the wider community, for the vital frontline work they do.

And he makes short documentaries and photographic stories on issues ranging from wildlife conservation to access to justice.

A great believer in collaboration, Rupert works with skilled partners where more specialist footage is required - including aerial, underwater, animation and graphics.

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