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  1. InterConnected - Watch the First Four Lockdown Stories

    BBC Writersroom

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    InterConnected - Watch the First Four Lockdown Stories

    Our InterConnected opportunity for short scripts to be filmed using video-messaging received a record 6803 submissions. We have produced eight of the scripts and you can watch the first four now.

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  2. Creating a story using Artificial Intelligence

    Alys Metcalf

    Writer

    Creating a story using Artificial Intelligence

    Alys Metcalf is one of two writers who were recently commissioned in a partnership between BBC Writersroom and BBC Research & Development to write stories which make use of a new Artificial Intelligence software called Charisma.ai. Alys explains how the process worked from a writer's perspective.

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  3. Writing MyDG - a new perspective on CBBC's hit show The Dumping Ground

    Thabo Mhlatshwa

    Writer

    Writing MyDG - a new perspective on CBBC's hit show The Dumping Ground

    Thabo Mhlatshwa is the writer behind the first series of MyDG, which shows stories from CBBC's The Dumping Ground from a different point of view in 1 minute episodes. Thabo explains how he got involved and what he's learnt from the process.

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  4. The Break 4 on BBC Three - Meet the Writers

    Keith Martin

    Development Producer, BBC Writersroom

    The Break 4 on BBC Three - Meet the Writers

    The Break is our returning strand of monologues by writers who are new to broadcast. For the fourth series, the five monologues were all about life in contemporary Northern Ireland.

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  5. Social Media and TV Drama

    Ben Rawson-Jones

    Social Media Producer

    Social Media and TV Drama

    Ben Rawson-Jones is a Social Media Producer who began by working on entertainment shows like Big Brother and The Great British Bake Off before moving into drama. He describes the increasing importance of Social Media in promoting and extending the world of drama and in reaching a younger audience.

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  6. Virtual Reality needs talented writers

    Zillah Watson

    Head of Content Commissioning, BBC Virtual Reality

    Virtual Reality needs talented writers

    Last week we ran a one-day workshop with the BBC's Virtual Reality team for a group of writers who are working in the field of immersive or interactive storytelling or who have a passion to get involved in new forms of storytelling. Find out more from Zillah Watson, the BBC's Editor for Virtual ...

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  7. The Break III 'Love' on BBC Three - Meet the Writers

    Angela Galvin

    Development Producer, BBC Writersroom Scotland

    The Break III 'Love' on BBC Three - Meet the Writers

    The Break is our returning strand of monologues by writers who are new to broadcast. For the third series the theme is 'Love'. The 5 monologues were all written by Scottish or Scotland-based writers and filmed on the set of River City in Dumbarton.

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  8. Viral Success! But what does it mean?

    Graham Hughes

    Writer. Director, Editor

    Viral Success! But what does it mean?

    Graham Hughes took part in our Fast and Funny Comedy writers' scheme back in 2016. He recently republished his final sketch on Imgur (an online image sharing community) and saw it go viral with over a million views and shares. He explains how the experience has made him re-evaluate comedy success.

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  9. Children's Digital Residential

    Raisah Ahmed

    Screenwriter and Director

    Children's Digital Residential

    Raisah Ahmed is a screenwriter and director who came on our recent residential by the shores of Loch Long to develop ideas for the BBC's updated 'Stay Safe' project - which promotes online safety for kid's in a digital world.

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  10. Helping kids to stay safe and secure online with a Scottish writers' residential

    Will Maclean

    Writer

    Helping kids to stay safe and secure online with a Scottish writers' residential

    Will Maclean recently attended a residential workshop we organised with BBC Children's at Cove Park in Scotland on developing narrative content to help with children's online safety. He explains how he got involved, what happened and what the potential outcome will be.

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