Industry Eye


Top Docs - Recent highlights

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Here at The Knowledge we"re big fans of good documentaries. Real, visceral stories that help keep us in touch with reality through the bombardment of fiction-based material. We wanted to run through some current non-fiction films that may be in pre-production, shooting or just finished and which we"re looking forward to.

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Top 5 tips for producing a commercial

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The first TV commercial aired in 1941 before a baseball game between the Brooklyn Dodgers and Philadelphia Phillies and since then the industry of commercials producing has gone from strength-to-strength till today, where we are now at the point where creative agencies can charge large sums for single commercials.

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Guilty pleasure TV - we love it

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As the second series of The Royals gears up for production we thought it might be a good time to take a look at some of the shows that make great viewing in a "I-should-be-watching-something-more-highbrow" kind of way.

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The Knowledge is turning 30

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The Knowledge is approaching its 30th anniversary. For three decades it has been closely following the film, television and commercials industry and tried to be the most trusted and complete source for helping film and TV professionals identify suppliers, production services and partners in the UK.

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How the Into Film scheme supports future filmmakers

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The Into Film scheme aims to support the filmmakers of tomorrow. WIth their annual awards coming up, Hope Kemp, nominated in the 'Ones To Watch' category, tells us why this scheme is so important to her and other young people in the UK. 

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