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London, United Kingdom

Description:

John Plunkett and guests bring you the latest news and gossip from the media village.

Language:

English

Contact:

Kings Place, 90 York Way London N1 9GU +4420 3 353 2000


Episodes

The worst TV I've ever made and everything it taught me - audio

8/14/2014
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Four TV execs talk to Wayne Garvie about the worst shows they've ever made and what they learned from their mistakes

Duration: 00:48:46


Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014: Senza Parole - audio

6/13/2014
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In the last of our series highlighting the audio documentary form, Vicky Frost and Nina Garthwaite explore Paris through the work of producer Katharina Smets

Duration: 00:15:35


'It's like the anti-Women's Hour' - Why Oh Why podcast review

6/10/2014
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Vicky Frost and Nina Garthwaite listen to Andrea Silenzi's documentary on getting an IUD contraceptive fitted – and discuss why there aren't more female producers tackling modern issues

Duration: 00:17:54


Sheffield Doc/Fest 2014: The Calling – audio

6/9/2014
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In the second of four programmes, Vicky Frost talks to Nina Garthwaite about Sheffield Doc/Fest and listens to another shortlisted audio documentary.

Duration: 00:16:39


Media Talk podcast - TV Lair special

2/14/2014
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Wondering what to watch – and avoid – this week on TV and catch-up? Rebecca Nicholson and John Plunkett review Babylon, Salamander and Line of Duty. Plus Emily Mortimer discusses her new Sky Living show Doll and Em.

Duration: 00:27:14


Media Talk podcast: Richard Briers remembered, and Radio 5 Live changes

2/21/2013
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John Plunkett and guests weigh up the job awaiting the new 5 Live boss, and actor Peter Egan pays tribute to Richard BriersJohn PlunkettHelen ZaltzmanPaul RobinsonRebecca Nicholson

Media Talk podcast: Absolute Radio - the station that tried

1/18/2013
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John Plunkett is joined by Paul Robinson and Maggie Brown to mourn the end of the Absolute Radio experiment. Why could it never leave the shadow of Virgin Radio? Plus, was the Observer right to remove Julie Burchill's article from guardian.co.uk?John PlunkettMatt HillMaggie BrownPaul RobinsonLisa O'CarrollRoy GreensladeVicky Frost

Media Talk podcast: Lord Patten appoints Lord Hall

11/23/2012
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John Plunkett and Dan Sabbagh unwrap Lord Patten's Christmas present a whole month early and find that Lord Hall is the man taking over the BBC in March 2013John PlunkettMatt HillFrancesca PanettaDan SabbaghHelen ZaltzmanVicky Frost

Media Talk podcast: mind the gender gap

10/13/2012
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Jane Martinson and guests perform a gender test on the entire media industry.Jane MartinsonMatt Hill

Media Talk podcast: why did Newsnight drop Savile investigation?

10/5/2012
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Hugh Muir presents a roundup of the week's media news, including accusations of a cover-up at the BBC. Plus, Helen Zaltzman and Steve Ackerman discuss what 4G means for content producers.Paul FarrellyHugh MuirMatt HillDan SabbaghHelen ZaltzmanSteve AckermanVicky Frost

Media Talk podcast: BBC apology over Abu Hamza disclosure

9/28/2012
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George Entwistle faces the first crisis of his director generalship, plus proposals for a broadband levy and Jeremy Clarkson's pay. With John Plunkett, Olly Mann and Jason Phipps, John RevellJohn PlunkettMatt HillJason Phipps

Media Talk podcast: George Entwistle's first week at the top

9/21/2012
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The new director general's vision for the BBC, BSkyB ruled 'fit and proper' and a preview of the third series of The Killing. With John Plunkett, Jane Root, Dan Sabbagh, Maggie Brown and Vicky FrostJohn PlunkettMatt HillDan SabbaghVicky FrostMaggie BrownJason Phipps

Media Talk podcast: Armando Iannucci special

9/12/2012
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After delivering the Bafta Annual Television Lecture, broadcaster and producer Armando Iannucci talks to John Plunkett about what is wrong with the industry and what we must do to fix itArmando IannucciJohn PlunkettMatt Hill

Media Talk podcast: who is Maria Miller?

9/7/2012
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John Plunkett and the panel find out all you need to know about the new culture secretary so that you don't have to. Plus: the 80s are back as we celebrate the return of Dallas on Channel 5 and Food and Drink on BBC2John PlunkettMatt HillDan SabbaghLisa O'CarrollTom ClarkPeter Bazalgette

Media Talk podcast: a new chief for Trinity Mirror

8/31/2012
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John Plunkett is joined by Lisa O'Carroll and Mark Sweney to discuss the week's headlines, including Simon Fox's appointment at Trinity Mirror, Channel 4's coverage of the Paralympics and why the Leveson report may be a 'loaded gun'John PlunkettMatt HillVicky FrostLisa O'CarrollMark Sweney

Media Talk podcast: Edinburgh TV festival roundup

8/25/2012
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John Plunkett is joined on the sofa by Dan Sabbagh, Boyd Hilton and Richard Peppiatt to look back on the industry shindigJohn Plunkett

Duration: 00:28:31


Media Talk podcast: Elisabeth Murdoch takes on MacTaggart

8/24/2012
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On day two of the TV Festival, John Plunkett discusses the fallout from the 37th MacTaggart lectureMatt HillJohn Plunkett

Media Talk podcast: Edinburgh TV festival day one

8/23/2012
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John Plunkett discusses the day's big media news including a preview of Elisabeth Murdoch's MacTaggart lectureJohn PlunkettMatt Hill

Duration: 00:30:07


Media Talk podcast: where next for sport on the radio?

8/17/2012
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TalkSport's Moz Dee reveals his new international strategy and Radio 5 Live deputy controller Jonathan Wall discusses bringing more taekwondo to the station. With John Plunkett, Paul Robinson and Josh HallidayJohn PlunkettMatt HillJosh HallidayPaul Robinson

Media Talk podcast: BBC triumphs at London 2012

8/10/2012
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John Plunkett looks back at a superb fortnight on the public broadcaster with Maggie Brown and Olly MannJohn PlunkettMatt HillMaggie BrownPaul Lewis
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