Tom Ottway, of From Home, and a founder member of Language Umbrella Media, is also planning to interview a number of those who submit videos for a series of special podcasts, which will accompany this project and feed into his University of Sussex research project looking at Home and the Senses.

Please get in touch if you would be interested in discussing your experiences of home for this podcast: fromhome@movingpicturestheatre.com

Latest Podcasts

  • From Home Podcast #2 with Greg Halpin

    In this episode, host Tom Ottway, co-founder of the From Home project talks to Canadian musician Greg Halpin about his new song about lockdown We’re All in This Together. They discuss how Greg came to write the song, the meaning of home, life in lockdown, and how both Greg and Tom have written songs about home. The full version of Greg’s song features at the end. https://open.spotify.com/episode/1gg0NJbWznyJsJPW5Mpcic?si=pH_xh4grRLapV1tkR4ONkQ You can find more about Greg Halpin at https://open.spotify.com/artist/1S4mhThlCtfLEVrArxmZPK  

  • From Home Podcast #1 with Lucy Nordberg

    Here is the first From Home podcast featuring Tom Ottway and Lucy Nordberg discussing home and the From Home project. Tom and Lucy discuss how the From Home project came about, Lucy’s experiences of what home means to her, and where they hope the project will go from here. In an in-depth and freewheeling discussion they cover all of this… -Lucy’s experiences of being ‘at home’ in central Brighton , -some philosophical discussions around the meaning and senses of home -the idea of going away to come back home -creativity and home -first experiences of the lockdown -weather and home More…

  • Youth rising podcast pictureFrom Home’s Tom Ottway appears on Youth Rising Podcast

    In this post, Tom Ottway, one of the three co-founders of the From Home project, discusses his experiences of appearing on the Youth Rising podcast… https://open.spotify.com/episode/4QDeyf8JXa2LTVooM0JUOU “This was a really great experience. I was interviewed by Llewelyn, Eva and Samuel, who I thought did an amazing job. It’s really worth a listen. Basically, Youth Rising by NCS podcast is completely run by 16-17 year olds in England. It is a Somethin’ Else production, funded by the UK Government to provide a voice for young people. This week’s episode was all about how new communities have come together during lockdown, and I was talking More…