Press Coverage

Press Coverage
The New York Times Lens Blog:
Written & Video Interview - Bahrain-‘Measure of a Women’.
http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/03/01/finding-a-place-in-bahraini-society/


American Photo:
Heroes of Photography- Award & Written Feature.
http://www.popphoto.com/news/2008/12/heroes-photography-hazel-thompson


The British Council:
‘My Father’s House’- The role of women in Bahrain and Qatar. Video Interview- Hazel introduces her practice and works.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ipin4cDck-8


Global Angel Awards 2011:
Best Ambassador AwardAward Presentation Video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CurlGLK6GgU


Photographie.com:
Video Interview from Visa pour l’image Perpignan 2006.
http://www.photographie.com/archive/publication/103639


Gary Cook Blog:
Written Interview - Overall Career.
http://www.gazcook.com/features_hazel_thompson.html


Digital Journalist:
Written Interview - ‘Kids Behind Bars’
http://digitaljournalist.org/issue0607/kids-behind-bars.html/


Photographers in Conflict Project:
Exhibition & Video Interview
http://www.photographersinconflict.com/about-the-project/







TV Presenting
Teenage Runaways TV News series:

Investigator and Presenter - Hazel Thompson
Director - Chris Bryer
Produced by Big Wave Productions.

A FIVE News mini series directed by Chris Bryer. Award-winning photojournalist Hazel Thompson has spent months investigating the plight of Britain’s underage runaways. A shocking 100,000 children go on the run every year.

Program 1 follows Hazel as she investigates where many youngsters hide. “I didn’t plan to run away” says Danielle “and I didn’t think it was dangerous at the time.” Program 2 follows the frightening risks Danielle and other like her face when they run. And Program 3 investigates if the government is delivering on their promises to help runaways, and what needs to be done.

Publicity:
"It was a very successful series. Very passionate , very moving and memorable too." - Chris Shaw, Senior Programme Controller News, Current Affairs and Docs FIVE.

Watch the series:
http://www.youtube.com/user/trueimagephoto