WardWilliams Creative were proud sponsors of another Creative England South East Connect event on Tues 12th April at Pinewood Studios. South East Connect is one in a series of Connect events held across the country including London, Bristol, Leeds and Manchester. Free to Creative England members, these events are a fantastic networking opportunity for anyone involved in TV and Film, specifically targeting high end TV Drama, features, Production companies and facilities houses.
“These events throw a spotlight on the wealth of skilled and talented crew and services in the regions, introducing them to production companies and decision makers to create more business and work opportunities.”
Another a great evening in a beautiful location, a free glass of wine or two with some of the most progressive minds in the industry, make sure you secure a place at the next one, follow Creative England here.
Creative Industry News
- Apprenticeships; Leading figures from broadcasting, music, theatre and advertising have pledged to work together to further the success of Creative Pioneers, the nationwide scheme to identify talent in advertising, digital marketing and media. Organisations, including the BBC, UK Music and the London Theatre Consortium, want to raise the profile of the UK’s fast-growing creative industries as a source of training, skills and career opportunities for young people.
- Delivery Plan for the year 2016 to 2017 shows how Innovate UK will invest £561 million, with a more focused approach to innovation support.
- UK-made films take $9.4bn at global box office; The figures, released by the BFI, amounted to 26 per cent of the global box office and represent a 13 per cent rise over the UK’s performance in 2014.
- Netflix face subscription challenges from Amazon; Netflix shares sink as international streaming business reports weak figures
- Not quite ready for M; Facebook Messenger chief: It will be years before everyone has M
- UK balance of advertising-related services the highest in Europe; UK NO.1 IN EUROPE FOR AD SERVICES