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Develop & Sell Broadcast TV ideas

How to Develop and Sell Broadcast TV ideas

This interactive webinar, hosted by Ted Oakes, owner and MD of Oak Island Films & Cornwall Film Festival will help you to find, develop and present TV ideas. Whether you are seeking work experience at a production company or are already established in the industry, this session will help you develop your own ideas, using your own areas of expertise.

The format will be a short Masterclass followed by Q&A chat with the audience so come loaded with questions!

When: Friday 5th June | 4pm GMT

Where: Online via Zoom (you will be emailed a link and password to the webinar the day before ie 4th June)

About Ted

Ted Oakes is the owner and Managing Director of Oak Island Films, a television production company based in Bristol, UK and Canada. He is an award-winning Executive Producer with 20 years’ experience in the BBC Natural history Unit and since 2017 at Oak Island films. Ted developed and produced millions of pounds of business including the BBC’s Gordon Buchanan-fronted ‘Family & Me’ strand. He has a PhD is from Oxford University and previously worked as a wildlife biologist, lecturer and public speaker.

Who is this webinar for?

Anyone who is interested in developing and selling ideas for TV. You do not have to be based in the UK to attend or already work in the industry. This webinar will be in English.

Is there an age restriction?

Recommended for over 18’s, if you are under please make sure you have an adult with you.

What is Zoom?

Zoom is a video conferencing platform that is free to use if attending. In order to attend this webinar, you will need a Zoom account. Find out more via

What is Cornwall Film Festival?

Cornwall Film Festival (CFF) is an independent charity that run a wide range of creative industry events and training across the year. CFF also holds an annual Film Festival in November showcasing British and international feature films, documentaries and shorts. Find out more by visiting or follow on Facebook.

What is your refund policy?

We are unable to offer refunds on places booked.

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