Producing a Web Series Part 1: Expanding the Frame
Friday 3 July 2015 (18:00 – 19:00)
In part one of bfmiff2015’s How To Create a Web Series Seminars, Baby Isako, Writer of ‘Venus vs Mars’ and Leon Mayne, Creative Director of ‘Brothers With No Game’ will offering their insights about the road to success in this rapidly developing field on Friday 3rd of July at 6pm.
With ‘Venus vs Mars’ being picked up by Sky Living, the age of the Web Series in the UK is nigh. Using innovative ways of bringing stories to life the proponents of this craft have paved the way for an alternative look at black British life away from the guns, drugs-n-gangs you’d be forgiven to believe black peoples’ lives revolved around…well as far as mainstream media is concerned. Bfmiff2015 is pleased to present the seminar; Producing a Web Series. Here we’ll look at:
Creating peripheral content
Baby Isako, Writer at Purplegekko Read Baby’s 5 Top Tips
Baby (pronounced Babi) is an emerging screenwriter, Her stories are known for their unique themes, direct dialogue and richly detailed black characters. Amongst her best-known works are ‘Love is a Losing Game’ plays and ‘Venus vs Mars’ series.
Leon Mayne, Creative Director at ‘The Brothers With No Game’ Read Leon’s 5 Top Tips
As Creative Director, he’s in charge of overseeing the creative process of BWNG projects from ideation, production, through to delivery. Acting as the lead creative project manager. He has the responsibility for managing the creative team and collaborating with senior colleagues and co-founders to ensure synergy between business and creative interests. He also script and co-direct the series projects.