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Andrew Baker is the commercial director at Kidscave Entertainment, which he founded with Ed Bignell in 2014, a UK based kids production company.
Andrew is one of the leading business affairs and commercial advisors in the UK and was the founder of the UK’s largest business affairs consultancy. He has extensive experience in children’s programming and has worked with numerous producers including Mackinnon & Saunders, Studio Liddell, Factory Transmedia, Studio Distract, Red Star Studios, HoHo Entertainment, Indie Kids, Tattiemoon and many others. Before founding his own consultancy Andrew was formerly Head of Business Affairs for Granada Kids and Cosgrove Hall Films and Head of Business Affairs for CITV.
Focus on Canada
Through the lens of two recent successful Canada/UK collaborations, a hands-on assessment of the creative connectors, cultural differences and financial matrices you need to consider. With an open book look at the different ways these collaborations could have come together and how they ultimately did; learn how to be a savvy and desirable co-pro partner, in the special conditions that exist between the UK and Canada.