CREATIVE NETWORKS

Posted on 11 September 2012

THURSDAY 27 SEPTEMBER 2012, 5.45PM UNTIL 9PM BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY, MILLENNIUM POINT, CURZON STREET, BIRMINGHAM B4 7XG

INCLUDING THE MUSIC NETWORK 4PM UNTIL 5.30PM AND BIRMINGHAM SCREEN IMAGE NETWORK 4PM UNTIL 5.30PM

BAFTA Craft Masterclass: Factual and Documentary Directing with David Clews.

David Clews was awarded a prestigious BAFTA Television Craft Award for his outstanding work directing the ob-doc series Educating Essex for Twofour, an award winning factual, features and entertainment television producer and digital agency, with offices in the UK, US and Abu Dhabi. The ground breaking production included a fixed rig of 65 cameras to show what really happens behind the school gates. David is now Twofour’s Head of Documentaries, overseeing the company’s output for major UK and international broadcasters.

His credits include the critically acclaimed Surviving Gazza, Boys from the Brown Stuff, and the BAFTA and Grierson nominated series The Family. David has also won a foreign press association award for his Wonderland film The End of the World Bus Tour, which followed a group of evangelical Christians to Israel, and an RTS award for his first film, Teen Life.

This event forms part of BAFTA’s UK-wide learning and events programme, giving audiences across the country access behind the screens of the film, TV and video games industries. BAFTA’s learning website, BAFTA Guru, makes these insights available to all. Be the first to hear about our events and initiatives – sign up to our mailing list at www.bafta.org/guru, follow @BAFTA on Twitter and find BAFTA on Facebook. Creative Networks brings together all parties involved in screen and sound media in the West Midlands, promoting both successful business development and collaboration.

To join for this FREE event, please email creative.networks@bcu.ac.uk or call Dave Taylor on 0121 331 5400. Alternatively, register online at the website www.creativenetworksonline.com

CREATIVE NETWORKS