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How will ‘prosumerism’ shape the future of TV viewing?

Long gone is the simple passive sit back and watch whatever is put in front of you TV consumption, perhaps with the remote in hand to channel surf as the only way to be entertained in the 2020s.           The industry has been gearing up for a number of years now to stay ahead of […]

WFTV Hot Seat – Alexandra Hamilton-Ayres

Continuing our profile series with the wonderful Women in Film & TV UK, and celebrating our proud sponsorship of their monthly networking event, we sat down with Film composer and Classical Electronic artist Alexandra Hamilton-Ayres. What’s been your best career moment so far? Exciting meetings about an upcoming feature film  that I can’t wait to […]

Listen with FR PR & TMF…… The time for ‘active listening’

According to latest Ofcom stats, around 7.1 million people in the UK now listen to podcasts every week. That’s one in eight people, an increase of 24% over the past year – and more than double over the past five years. The Ofcom research also found that half of listeners have only joined the podcast wave […]

Production, meet brand. Again.

In an era of hypertasking, ads and information overload, where we can choose to consume content when and where we want and equally block or turn off the noise, brands are turning to connect with their audiences in a variety of ways. Of particular interest are methods where they can regain the driving seat when […]

BlackBox Multimedia appoints Franklin Rae PR

International production company BlackBox Multimediaappoints Franklin Rae PR January 2020: Franklin Rae PR has been appointed to promote television production and development company BlackBox Multimedia through a proactive PR programme whi ch harnesses its positioning as an ‘international one-stop shop mini studio’ for its partnerships and co-productions. BlackBox Multimedia creates and produces scripted content with […]

WFTV Hot Seat – Anke Sabrina Beermann

To celebrate our sponsorship of the wonderful Women in Film & TV UK networking sessions, we put some of their members in our Hot Seat – and who better to kick off the series than actress Anke Sabrina Beermann. What’s been your best career moment so far? I was selected as a Cannes Talent by […]