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Amanda Groom

Job TitleMD

Company NameThe Bridge

About

Amanda Groom is MD of The Bridge, leading Asian / European, UK and US co-production with premier broadcast networks. Amanda has successfully delivered innovative pan Asian / UK / US global co-production models for, amongst others, Scripps Interactive Networks (Cooking Channel and Food Network, EMEA), UKTV and S4C.

Previously Amanda was MD of Channel Health, Sky Network, helming B2B and B2C networks and Head of Content for PCCW/IMG JV NOW. Amanda has worked with SPTI, BBC, Pearson Television, National Geographic Channels, UK, Sky, Channel 9, Network Ten and the ABC in Australia.

Amanda currently serves as a Non Executive Director on FOS, a UK film company. She is a UK / Australian Media-Business Woman of the Year finalist, and is honoured with Friend of Australia status for Digital Media Thought Leadership and has chaired Digital Media Advisory Sessions with the Industry and Parliamentary Trust at UK’s House of Commons. 

 

About The Bridge

The Bridge provides a fast track to Asian advantage, ensuring acceleration and implementation across the region, and acting as an incubator and facilitator for global, TV co production series. Working with broadcasters, producers and governments, THE BRIDGE amplifies TV, film and media co-production opportunities and partnerships between Asia and Europe, UK and the US. The result is internationally relevant and award-winning programming designed for global audiences: in documentary series, formats, drama and film. By working with UK, US and European broadcasters and producers and their Asian counterparts, The Bridge delivers exceptional co-production partnerships, incubates global TV co production series, facilitates access to public and private budget funding, and secures broadcaster commissions. With a hub in London the Bridge has partner offices across Asia, including in Korea, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. 

Conference Sessions

  • INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCING WITH ASIA: ‘A HOW TO’ GUIDE

    12 Apr 2018, 09:45 - 10:15, Palais des Festivals, Agora, Palais -1

    International co-production doesn’t have to be hard, and Asia is open for your business! As producers and broadcasters face soaring budgets and an increasingly ...

    • Language: English
      1. Event Date
        Thu, Apr 12

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