RTS student masterclasses

RTS Student Masterclasses 2020

The Island with Bear Grylls (Credit: Channel 4)

RTS Craft Skills Masterclasses

The craft masterclasses demonstrated television’s huge variety of creative roles. The cinematography session offered two experts from opposite ends of the shooting spectrum. Georgina Kiedrowski is frequently embedded with the cast on reality shows such as Channel 4’s The Island with Bear Grylls. “I have to concen­trate on the editorial as well as [the shooting],” said the self-shooting producer.

RTS Student Programme Masterclasses 2020 | Journalism

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Mobeen Azhar, Journalist and Film Maker (Hometown, A Black and White Killing: The Case that Shook America, Webcam Boys, Muslims Like Us) shares his tips on how to break into the industry and talks about his 15 years of experience working in journalism, specialising in areas such as religion, extremism and counter extremism, drugs, addiction, sex work, Prince and Pakistan.


RTS Student Craft Masterclasses 2020 | Cinematography

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Georgina Kiedrowski, Self-Shooting Producer (The Island, Race Across the World), and Nicola Daley, Director of Photography, ACS (The Letdown, Harlots) will share their knowledge and experiences of working in the camera department on documentaries, dramas and factual entertainment for shows such as The Island with Bear Grylls, Race Across the World, Harlots and The Letdown.


RTS Masterclasses 2019

RTS Craft Skills Masterclasses 2019


Editors Emma Lysaght and Matthew Gray spoke about how they had each worked with distinguished programme-­makers, Louis Theroux and Shane Meadows, respectively.

Lysaght, a documentary specialist, worked on Louis Theroux’s Altered States: Choosing Death, in which terminally ill people prepared to take their own lives.