By Patrick Munn | August 20, 2018 - 10:56 am | No Comments
Indie October Films has hired former Vice Studios exec Neil Breakwell to serve as their new Head of Topical Programmes. In the newly created senior role, Breakwell develop and executive produce new programming with a particular focus on live shows, fast response documentaries, younger skewing formats and integration across digital platforms. Breakwell was previously Vice-President of News & Current Affairs at Vice Studios, where he was responsible for the company’s news and current affairs development and factual content. Before joining Vice, he held various roles at the BBC including Deputy Editor of Newsnight and producing the Corporation’s UK and US election coverage.