Shooting short documentary, ‘Disconnected’ on location in Blackpool, UK.
Alice Aedy is a 25 year-old documentary photographer, film-maker and activist published in The Times, Vice, The Guardian, Huck Magazine, Suitcase Magazine, Al Jazeera, Monocle, Smith Journal, BBC and more. Alice graduated with a degree in History and Politics from LSE in 2015 and spent much of 2015-18 on the front-lines of the European refugee crisis, reporting from inside refugee camps across Europe and the Middle East. Her focus is on migration, women’s rights and environmental issues.
The Guardian has featured a profile of Alice as a young photojournalist and her photo of a young Syrian refugee appeared on the publication’s front-page, for the most successful fundraising campaign for child refugees in The Guardian’s history. She also produced a documentary, ‘Frozen Out’ on migrants in Serbia for The Guardian.
In 2018 Alice was featured on The Sunday Times Alternative Rich List which recognises courage, wisdom, and perseverance. Alice’s work has been exhibited in London including at Somerset House and she recently completed an MA in documentary film-making at UCL. Her directorial debut, ‘Disconnected’, premiered at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2019, and San Francisco Documentary Festival where it was nominated for Jury Prize and Audience Award.
Sunday Times Alternative Rich List, May 2017
Al Jazeera, Syrians build new lives in post-conflict Abkhazia, October 2017
Suitcase Magazine, The Many Faces of Iran, October 2017
The Guardian, Moments in Migration, August 2017
BBC, Refugee Picture Exhibition to Open in London, August 2017
The Guardian, Migration crisis: plight of people stuck in Serbia's 'new Calais' laid bare, February 2017
The Guardian, 'No one chooses to be a refugee': pictures from a Greek crisis, December 2016
The Guardian, Help Refugees: 'We will never abandon them', December 2016
Vice, Photos of What Remains at a Forgotten Refugee Camp, November 2016