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Creative & Narrative Consultant, Brand & IP Strategist and Executive Producer
John Lomas-Bullivant is the Founder of Kickback Media a children’s IP consultancy which helps businesses operating in the children’s media space developing Children’s Story Content. John has over 25 years’ experience working in children’s media with experience gained at Senior Executive level at Bloomsbury Publishing – Director of IP & Brand Development, Fireback Entertainment – Joint Managing Director, TV-Loonland – Director of Programmes, Pearson Television – Head of Animation and HiT Entertainment – Head of Development & Co-Productions. Kickback Media is developing a new slate of Children’s Publishing IP and applying a TV style development strategy to creating new publishing IP by actively identifying new publishing ideas and unpublished writing talent, with the creative target being high concept Middle Grade / Young Adult fiction.
Don’t Forget the Creator
Taking the popular picture book 'Claude', we explore the creator's perspective on developing a book for TV and beyond. Adaptation for TV is creatively demanding as well as a commercial challenge. Hearing from Author, Publisher, Producer and Broadcaster the session will explore how each stakeholder approached the key creative issues in translating Claude form page to screen.