Phillipa Young

Photo by TEDxThessaloniki

Photo by TEDxThessaloniki

Phillipa Young is a filmaker and independent write for many media organizations and member of the guerrila film making organization What Took You So Long. With them Phillipa has travelled to a lot of countries especially not well known like Somalia and she has produced very nice films with NGO’s promoting the “good stories” from this places and not the ones that you usually tend to see in TV or newspapers. She dropped her studies in Oxford and she dedicated her life in promoting good stories and exploration.

You can find one of her interviews here and also you can watch her TEDx talk in TEDxThessaloniki where she talks how modern media used to sell bad stories for some places and her work tried to do the opposite !!!

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