"Large traditional broadcasters, burdened with bureaucracy and a new paranoia about viewer trust (many viewers initially think KateModern is a genuine video blog), seem well behind in this new breed of online drama. One BBC representative stood up at the end of Ms Shields' presentation to ask: 'Where do you get the producers from?' and 'Do you have a style guide?'' But, speaking after the session, LG15's Mr Goodfried did not seem too worried by the competition. 'We're not afraid of the BBC,'' he said. 'We are afraid of the two 13-year-old kids in their bedroom who are going to come up with the next thing.''"
Thursday, August 30, 2007
The story so far... millions are hooked by online soap - Telegraph: