12-13 May 2021
London Olympia

The Media Production & technology Show

Industry News


Industry News

  • INTERVIEW: Duane Jones, Renowned – Blending The Old And New

    20 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    You’d be hard pushed to find a production company boss with a CV quite as tantalising as Renowned Films co-founder and commercial director Duane Jones. His company’s credit list boasts an abundance of ...
  • Hereford Football Club has invested in multi-camera HD live production facilities to enable it to stream home league fixtures direct to fans. The club brought in CJP Broadcast to provide it with the p ...
  • Goodwood has been wired with more than 12 miles of cabling with 180 TV crew members on location, 49 cameras and two TV studios, as it gears up for SpeedWeek (16-18 October 2020). With Covid-19 lockdow ...
  • Planning for life after furlough

    16 Oct 2020 Val Cazalet
    We’re now two weeks away from the end of the government’s Job Retention Scheme. It’s a deadline that’s come around quickly – perhaps too quickly for many of the UK’s television production companies, f ...
  • BBC Studioworks is providing studio and post-production services to BBC Studios’ Strictly Come Dancing, and has revealed the changes it’s made for the production, to ensure a Covid-safe environment. F ...
  • The Film and TV Charity has kickstarted its £3m, two-year programme to improve the mental health and wellbeing of people in the screen industries.  The project was delayed by six months due to Covid-1 ...
  • Red unveils Komodo 6K camera system

    16 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    Red has launched its latest cinematography camera – the Komodo 6K camera system – which is now available to order. The small, lightweight camera (4-cubic-inch (101.6 mm) and weighing 2.1 pounds) featu ...
  • Cara Kotschy to leave MD role at Fifty Fifty

    15 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    Cara Kotschy is stepping down from her role as managing director at Fifty Fifty Post. She revealed in a LinkedIn post that she will depart from the company she’s worked at for 16 years in November to ...
  • Ross Baker to join Molinare as senior colourist

    15 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    Renowned colourist Ross Baker is leaving his role as head of grading at Halo to take up the post of senior colourist at Molinare. Baker has been nominated for five RTS awards, with credits spanning hi ...
  • Engineering Emmy Winners Announced

    13 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    The full list of those winning Engineering Emmys at the 72nd Engineering Emmy Awards has been released. The awards honour an individual, company or organisation for developments in broadcast technolog ...
  • VFX software Nuke picks up Emmy

    13 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    Foundry’s VFX staple Nuke is to receive an Engineering Emmy Award, to be given on 29 October 2020. Four individuals – Bill Spitzak, Jonathan Egstad, Peter Crossley and Jerry Huxtable – will be recogni ...
  • COMMENT: Infosys On The Virtual Future Of Tennis At Roland-Garros

    13 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast Sport
    Empowerment is not just about bringing you closer to a sport, but making you feel like you are one with the game. When this happens, an experience goes from being something that you use to something t ...

2021 Exhibitors Include:



  • Exhibiting and speaking at MPTS was a very worthwhile investment for Blackbird. We made a lot of valuable contacts over the 2 days at what was a busy & well organised event for the UK’s media production industry
    Adrian Lambert
  • I think MPTS is a fantastic opportunity for film, television and online to all come together, ultimately we have so much to learn. We are increasingly needing to and should be producing television & stories that are truly engaging and interactive
    James Levelle
    Adventure Filmmaker
  • Our first show & it’s been a great experience, it surpassed our expectations. We got exposure to a receptive audience which has been incredible. The show worked really well for us & would love to do it again. A well-organised, brilliant experience!
    Bethan Wilkin
  • What I like about MPTS is that it covers everything from creative to very high-end technology. The benefits of attending are simple, it's THE annual event for the screen production industry in the UK and provides the opportunity to connect with people from across the production process
    Paul de Carvalho
  • Panasonic have supported MPTS since its inception, because we wanted to support a show that both considers the constant evolution of our industry and helps deliver new opportunities for our business. We consider MPTS to be a key show for the UK as it provides a platform that focuses on the technology advancements that impact the creative industries, and that is something we want to be a part of
    Nigel Wilkes