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Specialising in children’s broadcasting, animation and mixed media, Siwan has worked on award winning productions both in the UK and internationally. Her credits include developing, financing and producing ‘Abadas’, the first co-production between Cbeebies, S4C and RTÉ. She has written scripts for several animated series, such as ‘Chloe’s Closet’ and ‘Iconicles’.
She has worked in house at CBBC and was also the commissioning editor for children’s programmes at S4C, where she executive produced shows such as ‘Fireman Sam’ and ‘Hana’s Helpline’.
Siwan is also a media trainer, working mainly for Al Jazeera in Qatar and is a Trustee at the Welsh Broadcasting Trust
VOD – Profit or peanuts?
#TCMC Siwan Jobbins' session at the CMC will look ahead in a world where license fees take a tumble and advances against DVD sales and M&L shrink. 2:10-3:10pm @ showroom Cinema 3, Thurs July 4th. How does a stressed producer plug the holes in their budget? Can VOD and SVOD help?…
VOD - Profit or Peanuts?
As licence fees fall and advances against DVDs and M&L shrink, how does a producer make up the deficit in their budget? Could VOD help them out?