You’re invited to join us for Be More Stoke – an unmissable celebration of regional creativity and an exploration of the future of the UK moving image sector.
Join us at the former Spode factory - the filming location for BAFTA nominated Jawbone - on Wednesday 21st March for a truly inspirational day featuring expert speakers from Film, TV, Games and Immersive Tech.
The event will be rounded off with an exclusive In Conversation piece with Jawbone Producer, Mike Elliott from EMU Films.
Lunch and refreshments will be provided, and a cash bar will be available for networking drinks at the end of the day.
Be More Stoke: Agenda
Be More Creative
Welcome from The
Platform and Creative England
Jamie Finlay (I
Make Audio) explores the fundamental role of sound in film and games with live
discussion around fundamentals of documentary development, production and
distribution with Keith
Farrell (Rabbit Punch Films), Jack Leigh (Eight Engines) and James Copson
Anna Mansi (Head of
Certification, BFI) shares hints and tips for ensuring major budget savings
with tax effective production
Dan Riley (CEO,
Spearhead Interactive) shares the story of his award-winning business that is
leading the way in the conception, creation and deployment of immersive and
interactive 3D solutions and experiences
Jo Booth (Head
Trainer & Guru, Social Media Makes Sense) discusses the integration of
social media and TV and shares her expertise of running campaigns for acclaimed
shows such as BBC’s Poldark and ITV’s Victoria
Be More Inspired
In conversation with
Mike Elliot, producer of Jawbone discussing the experience on set whilst
filming in Stoke-on-Trent