‘Click or attach?’ (part 2)

November 19, 2019
Bob Eckhard

Hi all, Okay, if you haven’t read last week’s post, do that now by clicking here.  Then decide which approach has the best chance of drawing the interest of the director/producer – something that is accessed through a hyperlink and plays OR something …

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Why producing your own script might be the best thing yet! (part 2)

October 22, 2019
Bob Eckhard

  Hi all, Following on from last week’s post about the seminar I attended a few years ago at the Soho Theatre in which the speaker admitted that scripts sent to BBC Writersroom seldom end up being made into TV …

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Why producing your own script may be the best thing yet… (part 1)

October 17, 2019
Bob Eckhard

  Hi all, Several years ago, I attended a morning seminar at the Soho Theatre in which a senior BBC reader presented the 10 rules of writing a good script – actually, I probably still have the notes for it …

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The ‘how to’ on making a short film

June 25, 2019
Bob Eckhard

Hi all, Suffice to say that it wasn’t my intention to set up a mini-series on production but having tackled how to produce a stage play last week, I thought I would balance it out with one on producing film. …

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Are you making space for networking?

June 11, 2019
Bob Eckhard

Hi all, Yes, yes, I know I’m late advertising the above opportunity – to be honest, I only came across it a few weeks ago – but having returned from The Media Production Show today, I wanted to give you …

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What is the value of a produced script?

May 28, 2019
Bob Eckhard

Hi all, Apologies if you’re searching for part 2 of the writing for animation mini-series – in my defence, I did say it will be a drip feed over the next two months but I can tell you now that …

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Funding and opportunities

August 22, 2017
Bob Eckhard

  Okay, today’s offering is a handy pdf link for funding, jobs, grants and writing opportunities which I don’t think many people know about. I discovered it a few years ago when I applied to Spread the Word (STW) for …

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