Category: Article

05 June 2017

Wonder Woman breaks box office record – WFTV members respond to screening

Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman has delivered a record-breaking $100m opening weekend in the US, the largest ever for a female-directed feature. Globally, the film brought in a staggering $223m, including a $38m box office-topping debut in China. WFTV was delighted to host a special screening for our members last Thursday (1 June), and some of […]

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10 April 2017

Ever considered applying to Ones to Watch? Here’s why you should…

Ones to Watch, one of The Edinburgh International TV Festival’s talent schemes is a life-changing money-can’t-buy opportunity for rising stars in the TV industry. The scheme gives 30 of television’s best and brightest access to four days of inspiring sessions, creative debate, and unrivalled networking opportunities – as well as support and mentoring throughout the […]

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16 March 2017

Inside the Writers’ Room with Serial Eyes

Berlin-based Serial Eyes is an eight month postgraduate programme for television writers and producers, which prepares the next generation of European TV writer-producers to bring high-end, serialized storytelling to the television screen. Twelve participants from across Europe learn to develop, write and produce serial productions independently and as part of a team. The writers’ room experience is at the […]

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26 January 2017

Ab Fab Best Performing UK Indie Film in Record Year for Production Spend

New statistics from the BFI show that Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie was the highest grossing independent UK film of 2016, making £16 million at the box office. However, the overall market share for UK films was only 7%, its lowest level in three years and under the ten-year average. The picture for production spend in […]

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09 January 2017

Book Now for 1-2-1 CV Surgery

Book a surgery slot for Friday 20th January. Twenty-minute slots available between 10:00am and 1:00pm. Your CV is your passport to your next job, but making sure it is relevant to the role you are applying for and fully reflects your skills and experience is no easy task. Thankfully, CV expert Kate Watson of top […]

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