2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Making a Short Form series for the Web

Sunday, March 13
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Ballroom C
531 E 4th St

Life and Death Row: Love Triangle is a short form series designed for the new online channel, BBC3. The series is a collaboration between BBC documentaries, and the digital storytelling team. Life and Death Row is a BAFTA award winning television series made by docs, and the challenge was to produce a series within the recognised brand but make it a different experience for online viewers. Following a murder investigation,the story is accompanied by online assets, audio, galleries, witness statements etc within which people can explore the case more fully. The panel is about the challenges of making high end documentary in a more innovative way online

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Francine Shaw


BBC Television

Documentary filmmaker with experience of making long form films for all major UK broadcasters including BBC and Channel 4.


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