Industry Eye

The battle of the Christmas ads has officially started

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Every year there are two adverts that deserve a gala preview press screening (yes, really) and they are generally aired in the final months of the year. You might have guessed what I am talking about now - indeed, the Marks & Spencer and John Lewis Christmas ads.

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Back up blow ups: saving your footage

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Having worked on projects ranging from David Beckham's pants to Panasonic televisions and a film on the life of a ten dollar bill, editor and director Ben Unwin has gathered quite the experience. Here he shares a word of caution about one of the basic necessities in the industry: the back-up.

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#BeckhamForHM

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Clothing giant H&M have been drip feeding pictures of David Beckham via Twitter and Instagram as the footballer films their new spring campaign in east London.

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Who will be our future TV producers?

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A few weeks ago The Knowledge attended the second ever TV Question Time at BAFTA, where a panel of TV experts discussed the current state of the industry and the visions they have for the future. 

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Screen Sherlocks battle for the Golden Deerstalker

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With the recent announcement that Sir Ian McKellen is to play Sherlock Holmes, the greatest fictional detective of all time, we thought it would be interesting to compare Sherlocks through the ages on both big and small screen. A kind of battle for the Golden Deerstalker…

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