British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 5

  1. Short Com 2020 open for sketch and film submissions

    • Article
    • Production
    • 9th January 2020

    The Short Com International Film Festival is open once again for submissions of sketches and short films. Its 9th season will take place in Edinburgh in August 2020. The deadline to enter your creation is May.

  2. The Circle.

    The Circle interview series

    • Video
    • 8th January 2020

    The Circle online interview series sees British Black and Asian talent discussing their creative processes and the future of TV, film and digital.

  3. Sitcom Mission.

    Sitcom Mission 2020

    • Article
    • 1st January 2020

    Sitcom Mission, the competition seeking out the best 15 minutes of original comedy, is now open for its 2020 entries.

  4. The Secret Reviewer.

    The Secret Reviewer #10: Three Thinking

    • Article
    • 1st January 2020

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: Even mild criticism can come back to haunt you.

  5. Best In Class 2020 Edinburgh applications open

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 28th December 2019

    Best In Class, the profit sharing show that champions the talent of working class comedians, is now open for applications for Edinburgh 2020.

  6. TV Foundation New Voice Award.

    TV Foundation's New Voice Awards open for entry

    • Article
    • 18th December 2019

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    The TV Foundation is calling for emerging writers, presenters and directors to enter its 2020 New Voice Awards.

  7. What's it like to work in a writing team?

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 17th December 2019

    The writers behind the sitcom web series Content talk about what it was like to take part in the show's writers' room.

  8. Sean Morley on research and development

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 17th December 2019

    Sean Morley argues that comedy needs a better relationship with artistic research and development.

  9. Claire Broughton and Leila Navabi join BBC Studios

    • News
    • Production
    • 16th December 2019

    BBC Studios has made new appointments to its comedy audio team. Claire Broughton joins from Hat Trick as an executive producer and writer Leila Navabi joins as a producer.

  10. Super Best Quality Video Productions launches

    • News
    • Production
    • 16th December 2019

    Former UKTV commissioning editor Joe McVey has set up a production company in Bristol called Super Best Quality Video Productions.