Women in Film and TV: How To Create A Hit Drama Series

By September 28, 2018Uncategorized

Are you a female midlands creative with a fantastic idea for a ground-breaking drama series? Would you like to find out the best way to get your programme proposal commissioned? Then come along to the BBC Birmingham Library on Thursday 4th October, 18:30 – 20:00, where Film Birmingham will host the event. Channel 4’s Drama Commissioning Editor, Lee Mason will share his thoughts about what makes great television and explain what you need to do to create a hit drama series.

Lee Mason is a Drama Commissioning Editor at UK broadcaster Channel 4 and has overseen series including The End of the F***ing World, Ackley Bridge, Loaded, Crazyhead and Hollyoaks. Before Channel 4, Lee worked with a number of UK production companies and broadcasters including Tiger Aspect, BBC, MTV, Endemol, Shed Media and Keshet International. Upcoming series include The End of the F***ing World 2 by Charlie Covell, No Offence 3 by Paul Abbott, Adult Material by Lucy Kirkwood and The Boys by Russell T Davies.

This event is for women in the film and television industry only, and it is open to both members and non-members of WFTV. To register or find out more, please click here.