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MONTHLY CRAFTWORKS ARE A GO GO

The first CraftWorks of 2017 drew an audience of around one-and-a-half million to hear an excellent line-up talking about what they do and how they do it.

The event was recorded by David Reviews's podcast partners String & Tins and we will be making an hour-long version of the event available some time next week.

The event opened with Outsider's Dom&Nic and The Mill's Neil Davies talking about how they created the lovely Christmas commercial for Heathrow Airport. Their description of the effort they made to ensure the teddy bears exploring the airport had just the right amount of life was really fascinating and provided a superb insight into their dedication to their craft.

Victoria Pile - creator of the legendary TV comedy Green Wing - then described how she put the show together and the endless hard work which made it such a remarkable series.

Next Belgian director Sébastien Petretti discussed his short film State of Emergency which was shown in full.

Finally, we revisited the Sony Bravia commercial 'Paint' in the company of Simon Cooper, Ludo Fealy, Chris Oddy and Ben Cyzer who provided some brilliant insights into an undertaking that was - to to all intents and purposes - quite insane.

Thank-you so much to everyone who made it and for the many kind emails you've sent about it.

Announcements about the February CraftWorks are imminent.

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