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Dramatico Entertainment Ltd
Mike is internationally renowned as a creative and business multitasker. He wrote ‘Bright Eyes’ for Art Garfunkel, discovered Vanessa Mae and Katie Melua (writing their multi-million selling hits), the latter selling 11m copies on his Dramatico label, and created 8 hits with the Wombles. He has designed, animated and directed for West End Stage, TV entertainment specials and conducted many of the World’s great orchestras. Now with his company Dramatico Animation he is making a new Wombles CGI TV series.
Mind The Gap
In considering the 'gap' between mindful, calm behaviours amongst children and their rapid-fire media consumption, the panel will look at how young people’s lives have altered with rapid technological change and debate just how effective mindfulness and other ‘slow-down’ methods might be to children’s wellbeing while also considering the challenges to mindfulness put forward by some opponents. Do we just need to ‘get with the times’ or should we chill out – and how does media consumption reflect that? Using a research perspective, the panel will consider whether programme content, pace and style of production needs to accommodate or provide…
Opening Keynote: Nadiya Hussain
Nadiya Hussain, writer and presenter, will deliver this year’s CMC Opening Keynote…