Speakers: Piers Vellacott (Raw TV) and Peter Suddell (Media Insurance Brokers)
When: Wednesday 23 May 2018
Where: 01zero-One, Hopkins Street, London, W1F 0HS
Time: 6:30pm for 7pm start
Filming in the UK can be challenging enough, but filming abroad, especially in politically sensitive or geographically hazardous locations, can add a heap of challenges.
In this evening workshop, Piers Vellacott, Managing Director of Raw TV, will consider some of the pitfalls and risks of international filming and the precautions to take. Some of the issues the will cover include:
- Transport logistics
Peter Suddell will consider all the insurance needs and options for filming in different situations outside the UK.
Cost: Free to PMA members and £30 for non members.
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Piers Vellacott, MD Raw TV
Raw produce +100 hours of prime time film and TV for broadcasters, which include ITV, BBC, Discovery, NGC, Fox, NBC, Film4 and Channel 4. Shows include the US No. 1 Friday night show Gold Rush, NBC's cult horror Paranormal Witness, and the iconic Locked Up Abroad. Piers has extensive knowledge of working in the US and is a well-known speaker on the subject.
Peter Suddell from Media Insurance Brokers has been an insurance broker for 21 years of which 15 years have been with Media Insurance Brokers. He has many years of experience insuring a vast array of productions – documentaries, entertainment, comedy, feature films/drama, etc. He loves insuring productions that are hard to insure! He works out of the London office.