McDonald, who was head of natural history and specialist factual commissioning before his current role, said: “Both the Documentary Unit and the Digital Team have had significant success this year despite the challenges of a global pandemic, so this is the perfect moment to strengthen the creative leadership in both teams. Manchester, United Kingdom … The 8x15” series was made by BBC Studios The Documentary Unit, with Executive Producer Pauline Law. BBC Studios Documentary Unit Aug 2020 - Present 6 months. Elsewhere, Kirsty Cunningham has been appointed as head of programmes for London and Cardiff, joining from 72 Films. BBC Studios Production has appointed Amy Flanagan to be the head of The Documentary Unit. The main weapon which Basquiat used to fight the prejudice was his art; the beating heart of this documentary is the painting - the game-changing ways in which it embodied and reflected breakthroughs in music, poetry and a new type of expressionism in modern art. Deadline has learn… if (document.referrer) document.write ("&referer=" + escape(document.referrer)); BBC Studios’ Science Unit will team with environmental activist Greta Thunberg for a documentary series focusing on the young activist’s international campaign. Miles Barton is a BAFTA award-winning producer who has worked at the BBC Studios Natural History Unit for over 30 years on series ranging from Life Of Birds to Springwatch. BBC Studios Distribution Limited, company number 01420028, 1 Television Centre, 101 Wood Lane, London, United Kingdom, W12 7FA. document.write ("?zoneid=1728"); '&charset='+document.charset : (document.characterSet ? '&charset='+document.charset : (document.characterSet ? I am always looking for the very best editorial freelancers (from Runner to Creative Director ) to work on our content across the following slates: Observational Documentaries, Feature Docs, Arts, History, Development and … From BBC Studios’ Documentary Unit, In Ten Pictures re-examines the lives of six famous faces through 10 photographs that have come to define them, with each episode dedicated to a single … //]]>-->, ,