IMDb > Tim Usborne > News

Connect with IMDb



1 item from 2012


Making TV science documentaries: 'It's all about storytelling' – video

30 March 2012 4:13 AM, PDT | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

BBC director and producer Tim Usborne talks about the joys of making science films for TV, and how to get into the business

As he shoots a Horizon documentary for the BBC about the obesity epidemic, The Truth About Fat, Tim Usborne explains the importance of working hard to find a narrative rather than simply presenting a series of dry facts.

Now is perhaps the best time ever to get into science communication, says Usborne, with extraordinary developments under way in our scientific knowledge of the world around us.

Enter this year's Wellcome Trust Science Writing Prize in association with the Guardian and the Observer

Science writing prizeScience prizesPeople in scienceCareersDocumentaryTelevisionBBC

guardian.co.uk © 2012 Guardian News and Media Limited or its affiliated companies. All rights reserved. | Use of this content is subject to our Terms & Conditions | More Feeds »

Permalink | Report a problem


1 item from 2012


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners