Features – Page 12

  • Clive Edwards
    News

    Q&A Clive Edwards, BBC

    2013-07-18T08:05:00Z

    Commissioner for UK current affairs, BBC reveals his commissioning wishlist

  • BBC_Drama_Writers_Toby_Whithouse_and_Steven_Moffat
    Features

    BBC TV Drama Writers’ Festival

    2013-07-11T08:05:00Z

    Will Strauss uncovers a talented but isolated community who swear a lot - but whose passion shines through.

  • Leopards: 21st Century Cats
    Features

    Leopards: 21st Century Cats, BBC2

    2013-05-16T07:00:00Z

    We used nine cameras to capture night-time footage of our leopards in as many ways as we could – and the differences in the results were startling, says Steve Gooder

  • The Fall
    Behind The Scenes

    The Fall, BBC2

    2013-05-09T07:02:00Z

    Writer Allan Cubitt was involved in everything from casting to editing on his BBC2 series The Fall. Tim Adler speaks to the producers and star Gillian Anderson about the unusual set-up

  • Faith Penhale (credit Huw John)
    Features

    Faith Penhale, BBC Wales

    2013-04-25T14:01:00Z

    BBC Wales’ head of drama tells Robin Parker about her plans for a broader, more ambitious mix of shows – and why tax breaks can galvanise writers to free their imaginations

  • The Big Reunion
    Ratings

    Digital plays supporting role

    2013-04-18T11:14:00Z

    From new shows like ITV2’s The Big Reunion to stalwarts like E4’s Hollyoaks, broadcasters’ ‘digital family’ of channels are making an important contribution.

  • Death In Paradise
    Ratings

    Big freeze boost for BBC1

    2013-04-18T11:05:00Z

    Hits from Miranda to Death In Paradise help the channel increase share in the first quarter, while Channel 4 and Channel 5 lose 12% in peak.

  • The Politician's Husband
    Behind The Scenes

    The Politician's Husband, BBC2

    2013-04-18T11:01:00Z

    Paula Milne’s forthcoming follow-up to her classic 1995 drama turns the tables to explore the shifting balance of power between husbands and wives. Paul Whitelaw reports

  • Our Girl
    Features

    Our Girl, BBC1

    2013-03-21T11:43:00Z

    A real-life army camp lent authenticity to Tony Grounds’ new BBC1 drama, Our Girl, while a few tricks transformed a Bedfordshire quarry into Afghanistan.

  • Insect
    Behind The Scenes

    Edwardian Insects On Film, BBC4

    2013-03-14T07:04:00Z

    A new BBC4 documentary from Mentorn revisits the work of amateur naturalist Percy Smith, recreating his century-old film of a performing housefly.

  • Janice Hadlow
    The Broadcast Interview

    Janice Hadlow, BBC2

    2013-03-07T07:00:00Z

    Janice Hadlow controller of Broadcast’s Channel of the Year discusses maintaining BBC2’s distinctive identity in the face of budget cuts - and why sewing is the new baking.

  • Zai Bennett
    The Broadcast Interview

    Zai Bennett, BBC3

    2013-02-07T07:01:00Z

    As BBC3 reaches its 10th birthday, Zai Bennett tells Jake Kanter how he has sharpened its focus and made the channel his own – and why the milestone won’t be celebrated on air

  • Dancing On The Edge
    Features

    Singing for your supper

    2013-01-17T11:09:00Z

    Bringing Dancing On The Edge to the screen required a patchwork of funding, from the BBC to gap financing and selling the soundtrack rights. Tim Adler unpicks the details

  • olympics
    Features

    2012: the year of living digitally

    2012-12-13T07:00:00Z

    Andy Stout reviews the top five most significant events of the year in the increasingly digital UK broadcasting space

  • Jana Bennett
    The Broadcast Interview

    Jana Bennett, BBC Worldwide

    2012-12-06T07:03:00Z

    As she picks up a major WFTV award, the former BBC head of Vision talks to Lisa Campbell about leaving the BBC, revolutionising science on TV and helping women reach the top

  • Todd Austin
    Comment

    The War on Britain’s Roads

    2012-12-05T11:58:00Z

    Todd Austin responds to criticism of Leopard’s controversial cycling doc and discusses UGC difficulties.

  • Mr Stink
    Features

    Testing 3D’s drama potential

    2012-11-22T09:38:00Z

    David Walliams’ comic novel receives the 3D treatment as the BBC explores the drama genre as part of its two-year experiment with the technology.

  • Mediacity Roundtable
    Features

    MediaCityUK to make London look old-school

    2012-10-25T07:00:00Z

    In the first of three themed roundtables at the Salford media hub, Broadcast explored the creative impact, opportunities and challengesfacing producers in the north-west. Lisa Campbell moderates

  • Bob Shennan
    The Broadcast Interview

    Bob Shennan, BBC Radio 2 / BBC 6Music

    2012-10-18T07:03:00Z

    The BBC Radio controller talks to Jake Kanter about the galvanising effect of saving 6 Music, minimising the impact of budget cuts - and his admiration for Russell Brand.

  • Peter Salmon
    The Broadcast Interview

    Peter Salmon: putting northern soul into the BBC

    2012-09-13T10:16:00Z

    The BBC North director talks to Lisa Campbell about how the move to MediaCityUK is revolutionising the way the corporation works.