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The Queen of Factual

Don't miss out this session with one of UK's most experienced factual producers when Kim Shillinglaw is joining Copenhagen TV Festival to share her big knowledge and experiences from producing factual programmes.

Kim Shillinglaw is a senior TV executive who has worked across public service- and commercial sectors. In her long career, she has been responsible for some of the UK’s most memorable factual television of the last decade, from Horrible Histories to Blue Planet II, Muslims Like Us to The Real Marigold Hotel.

Since 2017 Kim has been Director of Factual at Endemol Shine, one of the world’s leading independent producers, where she has significantly expanded the business and returned a portfolio of factual companies to profitability, with documentary output from the Bafta-winning Ambulance, One Born Every Minute, Surgeons on the Edge of Life and shows for Netflix, Youtube and many others. Previous she has worked as controller of BBC2 and BBC4 for several years. 

*Session in English