The Charity Film Awards (en)
  • wink

Walk My Journey

Click here to watch the Live Stream at 7pm

'The humans behind the headlines'... They say never judge a person until you have walked in their shoes, well never judge a refugee until you have walked their journey. Through music, documentary-style interviews and a live street performance, Theatre in the Quarter engaged 700 children, 25 schools, 6 refugees and 3 charities into this ground-breaking project. The aim was to 1) give a voice to those who are silenced 2) educate the younger generation as to the journeys and experiences of displaced people from across the world. Real life accounts are placed across the film, from Eritrea and Sudan to Chechnya and Afghanistan and interwoven with observational footage of three refugees as they walk their new journey in Salford, Greater Manchester. The film was first broadcast in Chester on the night that it was awarded City of Sanctuary status and has also been used across many schools as a source of education and insight. It is crucial that young people form their own opinions of the current refugee crisis through hearing personal accounts, and not just by relying on the press and social media platforms. Walk My Journey was programmed by the Royal Shakespeare Company during their Refugee Week activities in June 2019.

You need to login to vote for your favourite videos.

Login using your existing social media account:

Register by email

If you don’t have an account, please register using the form below.

Why are we asking you to register to vote?

This helps us to stop voting abuse and also enables us to communicate the short-list and winners to everyone who voted later on. We will not pass this information on to anyone else.


If you have an account, please login using the form below or click here if you have forgotten your password.

Campaign Partners

Media Partners

Supported by

Promote - Donate - Celebrate

Increased exposure for charity video content

Donations made directly to good causes throughout the campaign

Celebrating the success of film in fundraising