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Whizz Kid? Try This Test

Whizz Kid? Try This Test

Fancy yourself as a bit of a whizz kid you? Reckon you’re the guy everyone wants on their pub quiz team? Alright then bigshot, let’s see how you fare on the ultimate brain test.   Yes, we’ve teamed up with National Autistic Society again with our new Take a Minute film designed to show the…

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Autism Uncut

Autism Uncut

More than 99% of people have heard of autism, but very few actually understand it. What’s more, autistic people are often misrepresented and stereotyped in the media – or simply cut out altogether. An authentic representation is missing often due to inaccurate editing, non-autistic actors/actresses and storylines with misleading scenarios. As part of Too Much Information…

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Have you ever made someone feel like this, without even realising?

Have you ever made someone feel like this, without even realising?

  It’s World Autism Awareness Week, and we’ve made another film for you guys to address a vital issue around Autism – the world simply doesn’t know enough about it.   According to a survey of families with autistic family members, 87% say people stare, tut or make disapproving noises about behaviour associated with their child’s…

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We got young people to stop taking selfies…

We got young people to stop taking selfies…

…And start listening to them instead. Tackling a growing issue amongst a demographic known for ignoring the advice of their elders is no easy task, so we encouraged them to #ListenToYourSelfie. Creating two films; ‘The Party’ and ‘The Game’, we told genuine stories in a genuine way, highlighting peer-to-peer relationship abuse and an online grooming…

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PUT YOUR FILMMAKING TO THE TEST FOR AUTISM UNCUT

PUT YOUR FILMMAKING TO THE TEST FOR AUTISM UNCUT

Our viral Too Much Information campaign film was watched 56 million times worldwide. But now we want to see your experience brought to life on the big screen. As part of the UK’s largest autism understanding campaign, Too Much information, we’re inviting aspiring, student and professional film-makers to help give the public a greater understanding…

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The Little Project that Smashed Big Benchmarks…

The Little Project that Smashed Big Benchmarks…

Earlier this month it was time for children all over the UK to head back to school, and that meant it was time for us at Don’t Panic to join them, not literally, but by getting our thinking caps on for a slightly experimental social campaign. Teaming up with Save the Children, we aimed to…

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Experiencing Blind Ambition with Paralympian Libby Clegg

Experiencing Blind Ambition with Paralympian Libby Clegg

Every hour another person in the UK loses their sight .. but they don’t lose their ambition. Our new video made in collaboration with Guide Dogs UK gives audiences a binaural insight into what it is like to grow up blind.     Asking audiences to use their headphones and close their eyes, we follow…

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Where would you be without an education?

Where would you be without an education?

Education. It’s something the majority of us take for granted. Reading…writing…counting, are processes ingrained in our day to day lives. But what if you just…forgot? What if a doctor could no longer read the label on a medicine bottle? What if a teacher could no longer recite the alphabet? Or a playwright no longer read…

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