11-12 May 2022
London Olympia

The Media Production & technology Show

Industry News


Industry News

  • AI transciption software integrated into Resolve

    29 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    AI-based transcription, captioning and translation platform Simon Says has been integrated into Blackmagic’s DaVinci Resolve for macOS. This enables editors to transcribe rushes, dailies, and raw foot ...
  • Sky reveals VFX-heavy campaign for Sky Q

    23 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    Framestore and Industrial Light and Magic are among a long list of companies that worked in lockdown to create what Sky says is its biggest campaign of the year, for Sky Q. The first of five films tha ...
  • If there’s one thing the Covid-19 pandemic has taught us in broadcasting, it’s the need to work more flexibly, enabling staff with the right tools to be able to work from wherever they need to: on loc ...
  • Virtual Post recruits Ian Grey as operations manager

    23 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    Cloud-based post facility Virtual Post has recruited Ian Grey in the newly created role of operations manager. Grey has spent the last decade as a freelance post-production supervisor and online edito ...
  • Tech Fest polls reveal concern over future of post sector

    23 Oct 2020 Jake Bickerton - Broadcast
    There is concern the impact of Covid-19 might spell the end of post-production in Soho, according to a series of live polls conducted during last week’s virtual Broadcast Tech Fest event. The polls al ...
  • Weybridge, Surrey, UK , 22 October 2020: Pebble Beach Systems, the leading automation, content management and integrated channel specialist, has announced an exciting new vision for the company. Now t ...
  • UK’s £500m production insurance fund given EU greenlight

    21 Oct 2020 Orlando Parfitt - Screen International
    From today (October 16), productions can receive compensation from the scheme for future coronavirus-related losses including filming delays from illness amongst the cast and crew.   The scheme has be ...
  • Hybrid BFI London Film Festival achieves record attendances

    21 Oct 2020 Charles Gant - Screen International
    Total attendance was 315,000 across the UK and internationally. In 2019, the festival achieved 178,000 London admissions, and 190,000 including screenings across the UK. Francis Lee’s Ammonite, the fe ...
  • 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 ...

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  • 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