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Too Many Cookes Music
Mick Cooke is a BAFTA-winning composer and songwriter. He was a member of BRIT award winners Belle & Sebastian for fifteen years. One animated film featuring his music, ‘The Happy Duckling’, has won over 10 international awards. Another, ‘The Tannery’, was long listed for an Oscar.
Mick is composer on two worldwide animated pre-school television series, ‘Zack & Quack’ for Nick Jr, and ‘Boj’ for CBeebies. He is also a founding committee member of Children’s Media Network Scotland.
CMNS presents: the Katie Morag story
The CBeebies series ‘Katie Morag’ has brought global success to Scottish indie, Move On Up, as well as 3 BAFTAs and a Peabody Award. What have been the rewards and challenges in adapting Mairi Hedderwick’s book series for the small screen? Children’s media consultant Howard Litton interviews the series’ executive producer Lindy Cameron. The session is produced by Children’s Media Network Scotland.