St Hilda’s College, Oxford 2012 Media Conference
SCRIPTWRITING: INSIDE TRACK
Professionals discuss the business of writing for film, television and radio
Saturday 27th October 2012
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building, St Hilda’s College
Chair of St Hilda’s Media Network: Nicolette Jones (Sunday Times)
Guest of Honour: Whit Stillman
10.30 – 11am Registration, coffee, networking
11 am – 12 noon RADIO AND AUDIO: THE PICTURES ARE BETTER Panel: Marion Nancarrow (BBC Radio Drama producer), Matt
Fitton (Big Finish writer) Chair: Karen Holden (St Hilda’s, BBC Radio producer)
12 noon – 1pm TV AND RADIO COMEDY: NO FRIEND LIKE A SITCOM Panel: Ian Brown (freelance TV & radio comedy writer), Sioned Wiliam (freelance TV producer), Jean Buchanan (St Hilda’s, freelance TV & radio writer) Chair: Elizabeth Edmondson (St Hilda’s, novelist).
1pm – 2pm Lunch
2.15 – 3.15pm TV DRAMA: ONLY COPS AND DOCS? Panel: Katharine Way (TV continuing series writer), Pooky Quesnel (St Hilda’s, actress & TV writer), Sarah Pinborough (novelist, TV & film writer) Chair: Juliet E. McKenna (St Hilda’s, SFF writer)
3.15 – 4.15pm FILM: THE BIG SCREEN Panel: Whit Stillman (writer-director, Metropolitan, The Last Days of Disco, Barcelona, Damsels in Distress), Harriet Rees (producer, Chalet Girl), Meg Davis (literary agent) Chair: Roger Kirby (St Hilda’s Visiting Law Fellow)
4.15pm approx. Closing remarks, tea/coffee.
All timings are approximate, and please note the possibility of unforeseen circumstances causing changes in the speakers listed above.
Cost, including refreshments & lunch: £25 (students £15)