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Here you’ll find our musings on various topics relating to creativity, writing, production, YouTube, broadcast and a whole raft of topics in between. 

#SummerOfSciFi

Recently we announced we had teamed up with SCI-FI-LONDON for their 48hr film challenge, to offer one of the shortlisted teams mentoring, £10,000 and a package of in-kind support towards a micro-budget feature … and of course a premiere at the SCI-FI-LONDON festival in 2015! For those of you who are unfamiliar with the challenge, […]
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Wildseeds take their talents to Edinburgh

We’re pleased (and proud) that comics Gabby Best and Mark Simmons are going to be performing live at the Edinburgh Festival this year. We wanted to take this opportunity to give their shows a little plug to those of you making the fabulous trip there too…. OK, only Gabby is an official Wildseed, but you […]
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The Wildseed Studios Deal

We’d like to start this pretty serious and technical blog post with something fun – a recent compliments slip we received with a signed contract from Wildseed Ralph Kidson: Every now and again we see or hear of discussions taking place about the deal that Wildseed Studios offers to creators whose ideas we invest in. […]
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#WildseedMeet

We’re back at HQ today after a really good evening yesterday at the Cube Cinema, Bristol (rather conveniently located behind Stoke Croft and 2 minutes from our HQ). For those who missed it, we teamed up with Show Me The Animation for an evening of animation and a meet with creators, particularly animators in Bristol.
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Jesse’s Letter – What are Script Readers looking for?

When I was assessing feature scripts for BBC Films, I must have read 2000 film scripts. I have to say – there is nothing like reading a lot of bad films to be able to spot a good one. The relief to find yourself in the hands of a genuine story teller with a story […]
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Wildseed on the Road

Back from another pair of presentations, this time in Cardiff where we invited people to come and have drink with us and to hear what Wildseed is all about and what we are looking for. We had great turnout at Porters– a perfect venue for what we were trying to do and one that creative […]
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The first Wildseed Workshop

What a fantastic day we had on Saturday! It was our first event at the Arnolfini in Bristol. The incredible Laurie Hutzler ran a character mapping workshop which we invited you all to attend for free.
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Miles and Jesse comment on new investment

So it seems the Wildseed journey is entering its second phase with the arrival of new investment from the commercial arm of the Welsh broadcaster S4C. (With big thanks due the S4C team for the faith they showed). Does this mean we will be interested in projects from Wales? We were already!
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The BIG news we unleashed yesterday

London, UK – creator led next gen IP incubator Wildseed Studios announces details of six new pilots including Heather’s American Medicine, created by and starring Michelle Gomez (Green Wing, The Book Group and Bad Education), a new animated sitcom from award-winning animation director Matthew Walker, three animated series from the Spin Kick Bros, and a […]
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What makes a great character?

By Jesse As some of you will know we are very driven by great characters here at Wildseed Studios. As you can imagine we are being sent every kind of idea imaginable – and we have found that at the end of the day, when all is said and done etc, that if we come […]
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