Industry Eye



ITV's self-promotion hits an all-time low

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ITV just couldn’t help themselves could they? Is there some clause that prevents a non-ITV face from appearing on the quiz? Firstly there was Family Fortunes, then there was Saturday Night Takeaway.

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Documentary commissioners: What do they want?

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Earlier this week, The Knowledge attended another ‘Breakfast with…’ session at BAFTA. This time, the spotlight was on some of the top documentary commissioners in the UK who told us all about what they are looking for in 2013/14.
 

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Fake guns a no no? You"d think people knew by now…

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"Don't request extras to turn up with guns or police uniforms," was Met Police film officer James Waller's simple but firm message last night while addressing producers and line producers at an 'best practice' event in central London.

 

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What to expect at the BSC Expo

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It’s time for the crème de la crème of cinematographers, cameramen and related film professionals to come together for the annual BSC Expo at Pinewood Studios next week.

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Using a carnet when you"re filming abroad

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Last week at BVE we hosted a panel session with our international sister website KFTV about filming abroad. We’re fairly new at public speaking but - thanks to an amazing panel - the event was attended by roughly 60 people and could be called a success. Phew!

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