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BBCNI and BBC2 host commissioning webinar



Date Posted: October 30, 2020

BBC Northern Ireland is seeking ideas for programmes for transmission on TV & iPlayer in 2021 and early 2022. This round covers a range of genres, including Factual, Factual Entertainment, Arts and Comedy. In light of this, BBC Northern Ireland Commissioning is hosting a Webinar Briefing Session on Zoom at 2.00pm on Thursday 5th November to provide more details on this opportunity.

At this session, BBC Two Channel Controller Patrick Holland, Clare Mottershead from BBC Factual and Becky Higby from BBC Audience Research will offer further guidance on the BBC Two Factual opportunity, including development, production and delivery deadlines. BBC Northern Ireland’s Commissioning Team will add more detail on the local commissioning opportunities at this webinar.

The specific opportunities are in the following areas:

  • BBC Two Network Factual Series (8-10 x 60 mins series)
  • True North/Our Lives Documentaries (30 mins single docs)
  • Factual Entertainment, Formats, Magazine and Lifestyle Series: (30 mins series)
  • Arts Documentaries (30 mins single docs)
  • Comedy Development
  • Ulster Scots

To book a place on the Zoom Webinar Briefing, and for all other queries regarding the round, please contact [email protected]

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