Films

Welcome to Design for Homes films. If you are interested in getting a film made, please contact: info@designforhomes.org

DVDs are available to buy from our DVD Shop.


Odhams Walk

The making of a sustainable community The last housing estate to be built by the GLC is also one of the most popular today. This film, funded by the Academy for Sustainable Communities, examines how the Design, Effective Management and Consistent Community have created an enduring high density oasis at Odhams Walk. Featuring the residents […]

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Living at Superdensity

Recommendations for living at Superdensity London is set to increase by 800,000 by 2016. How do we house this exploding population? By building at Superdensities. But such is the recent increase in the scale of inner city residential developments, from 150-450+ dwellings per hectare, that there is no official guidance for Superdensity schemes. This film […]

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Hammarby – A Model for Green Living?

Hammarby Sjostad, a development of over 10,000 homes is regarded as one of the best examples of a built green city extension in the world. Over 10,000 professionals from all over the globe visit Hammarby each year to learn about the city-led masterplanning, design and delivery process and the Hammarby model for dealing with waste, […]

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Six of the Best

UK housing that broke the mould When Nye Bevan set up the NHS in 1948, he was also in charge of a huge post war house building program. In those days housing was part of the Ministry of Health – Bevan understood that the quality of new housing would have a huge impact on the […]

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DVD Shop

You can buy hard copies of the DVDs listed below from Design for homes. Click on the links to the right to read the DVD cover details in full. Prices listed are inclusive of VAT. Please add £3 post and packing for EACH film ordered. Title: Description: Price: Shipping details 6 of the Best: UK […]

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