Laura Gane


April 23, 2018

President Rouhani: One Year On

In the month the US is expected to review the Iran nuclear deal, our panel reflect on one year of President Rouhani in power, his accomplishments and legacies, both domestic and international. 


April 19, 2018

In Search of the “Shell Shocked Marine”: Anthony Loyd talks with Jon Swain

Join Times war correspondent Anthony Loyd and journalist and writer Jon Swain to explore Loyd’s two year investigation into tracking down the stories behind the shell-shocked Vietnam war veterans photographed by Don McCullin 50 years ago.


April 17, 2018

Falling Freetown + Urban Nomads – Cities, Tension and Urban Planning

Already more than half of humanity lives in urban areas. During an evening of film screenings and discussion, we explore these tensions and what solutions can be found to make cities places that leave no one behind and that are a joy to live in for everyone.


April 12, 2018

Land of Mine + Q&A

Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards, Land of Mine was inspired by real events and tells the story of German prisoners of war sent to clear land mines in Denmark after World War II. Followed by a discussion of its contemporary relevance today.


April 11, 2018

A Cambodian Spring + Q&A

How far would you go to fight for what you believe in?


April 5, 2018

Ukraine’s Frozen Conflict

In the frontline town of Marinka, a new bakery has opened which brings some comfort and sustenance to war-weary locals. The film follows the people who run the bakery and the customers, as they struggle to gain a sense of normality among the rumble of war.


March 26, 2018

Cambridge Analytica Files Round 2: Catch up on last night’s event on our Facebook Livestream

We’ll be live streaming tonight’s event on Facebook. Catch the event here at 8 PM https://www.facebook.com/FrontlineClub/   After last weeks extraordinary interview with the Cambridge Analytica whisteblower, Peter Jukes caught up with Chris Wylie to find what has happened since he knocked $50bn (inadvertently) from the Facebook share price. Now the topic turns to Cambridge Analytica’s […]


March 25, 2018

The Cambridge Analytica Files: Round 2

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Chris Wylie comes back with Vote Leave whistleblower Shahmir Sanni to discuss the unfolding story of electoral manipulation using big data technology!


March 21, 2018

Frontline Fixers Fund Dinner 2018

Safa Al Ahmad, Jeremy Bowen, Lindsey Hilsum, Christina Lamb and Sean Langan invite you to the annual fundraising dinner for the Frontline Fund.


March 21, 2018

The Frontline Club and Bertha Doc House Present: Intent to Destroy

Academy Award-nominated director Joe Berlinger’s, Intent to Destroy interrogates and scrutinises the diplomatic pressure, Hollywood censorship and the legacy of Turkish suppression that have together conspired to bury the horror of the Armenian Genocide.


March 21, 2018

Kleptoscope 9: Is Britain Doing Enough to Fight Corruption?

In Kleptoscope 9 journalist Oliver Bullough and his panel explore what the government is doing to tackle financial corruption in London’s financial centre


March 20, 2018

Catch Last Night’s Event on Livestream: Whistleblower Chris Wylie Speaks Out on Cambridge Analytica

  In 2013, 23-year old CHRIS WYLIE, a Canadian data scientist who had worked on the Obama campaign, was recruited as head of research for SCL Ltd, a contractor developing military ‘information operations’ for the US and UK. Within months he met Steve Bannon and Robert Mercer to set up Cambridge Analytica – a ‘propaganda […]


March 9, 2018

Poisoned by Nerve Agent. Who Attacked Sergei Skripal?

As a former Russian spy and his daughter were poisoned by a nerve agent on a Sunday afternoon in Salisbury, they lost consciousness and remain in critical condition. There has been rampant speculation as to whether Moscow is behind the attack.


March 7, 2018

Kompromat: An Evening with Stanley Johnson and Rachel Johnson

The Frontline Club invites you to a lively evening of discussion between Stanley Johnson and Rachel Johnson, focusing on Stanley’s latest political thriller, Kompromat.


March 1, 2018

Is The Democratic Republic of Congo Close to Breaking Point?

The conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo has long been entrenched in the country. But between 2017-2018 the scale of the crisis has escalated facing a humanitarian disaster of extraordinary proportions.


February 28, 2018

Lynn Novick Q&A: The Vietnam War

Award-winning film maker Lynn Novick will be coming to the Frontline Club to discuss the critically acclaimed film The Vietnam War – Ken Burns & Lynn Novick. She will be showing clips from the series and discussing various aspects of the film.


February 28, 2018

Ethics in the News 2: Another News Story

In 2015, as refugees wind their way across Europe they are accompanied by a pack of fellow travellers – reporters, camera-operators, producers and news vans. British director, Orban Wallace, turns the camera in a new direction: the world’s 24-hour news gatherers in pursuit of the breaking story.


February 19, 2018

The Last Animals + Q&A

The Last Animals is a story about an extraordinary group of people who go to incredible lengths to save the planet’s last animals.


February 12, 2018

What Can We Do To Tackle Sexual Harassment in the Media?

Our panel discuss sexual harassment within media organisations and how best to tackle the problem.


February 12, 2018

FREE EVENT: BBC Virtual Reality Screening – Damming the Nile

The Frontline Club will be hosting a series of screenings for the launch of the BBC’s first ever Virtual Reality documentary Damming the Nile


February 8, 2018

A Plastic Ocean: Behind the Scenes Photography

Jo Ruxton of critically acclaimed film A Plastic Ocean will be discussing the motivation and process of making the film as well as showing behind-the-scenes photographs from the project.


February 7, 2018

Screening: Hondros

In HONDROS director and childhood friend Greg Campbell reveals a portrait of a man – Chris Hondros who found and explored humanity in war-torn countries with great depth and sensitivity. Hondros’ passion for his craft could only be matched by his unending talent for creating breathtaking imagery. 


February 2, 2018

Screening: Sweet Country

The Frontline Club will be screening a preview of SWEET COUNTRY in cinemas March 9th. Inspired by real events, Sweet Country is a period western set in 1929 in the outback of the Northern Territory, Australia.


February 1, 2018

Rania Abouzeid in conversation with Lyse Doucet

Rania Abouzeid will be discussing her new book No Turning Back: Life, Loss and Hope in wartime Syria with journalist Lyse Doucet.


January 23, 2018

Trump’s First Year and the Foreign Media.

We’re now over a year into the Trump presidency but how well have the foreign and British press been covering it?


January 16, 2018

Radicals: Outsiders Changing the World

In the last few years the world has changed in unexpected ways. The influence of radical groups and ideas is growing. What was once considered extreme is now the mainstream. But what is the real power of radicals?


January 10, 2018

Stacey Dooley – Face to Face with ISIS

The Frontline Club will be screening a new BBC documentary,  Stacey Dooley – Face to Face with ISIS followed by a Q&A with Stacey and director Joshua Baker.


January 10, 2018

Russian Elections: What’s Next for Putin

Vladimir Putin seeks re-election on March 18 and there isn’t much doubt about the outcome. The question now is what he’ll do in his fourth term as Russian president.


January 8, 2018

New Members Drinks: January

We welcome all new members to the clubroom for an evening of drinks and networking


January 8, 2018

Kleptoscope 8: Exposing Kleptocracy, and Paying the Price

The first Kleptoscope of 2018 focusses on the price paid by those who expose grand corruption, and asks what we in Britain can do about it