Production / Podcasts


Covering all genres and featuring contributions from top names across the industry, our podcasts on television regularly talk to writers, producers and directors who share their ideas and offer inspiration on how to craft great programmes.

Shark: meet producer Simon Blakeney

Bloodthirsty hunters or social and complex creatures? Natural History Unit producer Simon Blakeney talks to us about the making of the landmark series Shark.

Expert Voices: finding BAME talent

Are you an expert and want to share your knowledge with the masses? Expert Voices gave chosen delegates that chance.

RTS Careers Fair

Do you want to get into media? Hear from broadcasters and indies offering placements for getting into the industry in a range of roles

In conversation: production designer Pat Campbell

Pat Campbell on getting into the industry, scouting beautiful locations and working with the huge team that is the art department.

In conversation: costume designer Joanna Eatwell

Costume designer Joanna Eatwell discusses her work on BBC One's Wolf Hall as well as previous works including Channel 4's The Promise - another project with director Peter Kosminsky.

First steps: in the edit

What happens when a producer, director or editor walks into the edit suite? What are the steps you need to take to keep your edit on track? Top editors guide you through the first steps.

CoP Show Review of the Year 2014

From top talent in BBC radio, to the names behind such hits as Gogglebox and Life Story, the CoP Show has had another brilliant year giving tips for those wanting to start their media journeys and for those already on their way.

Loudness: why sound matters

Whether you’re watching Strictly on your HD TV or Sherlock on your tablet, sound is a massive issue for audiences. We explore how new guidelines are going to affect what we hear.

Making live TV and radio

How do you turn that exciting unknown quantity of live broadcasting into TV and radio? Simon Smith discusses preparing for and avoiding the pitfalls.