Jun 11 , 2020

Producing TV during Covid: Electric Robin - at the forefront of technology

  • When: 11 Jun 2020, 11:30-12:45
  • Organised by: ScreenSkills
  • Location: Online
  • Price: Free
  • Age: 18+

Electric Robin prides itself at being at the forefront of technology. Kevin and his partner Ross have shot visually compelling video content across the globe for some of the UK’s best-known brands – all while syncing up with the team at home. Their willingness to adopt modern ways of working have produced impressive digital content at a competitive speed. During the pandemic, this adaptable duo have teamed up with some of the UK’s most well-known programmes such as Have I Got News For You stay on air and adapt to the pandemic restrictions. In this session Kevin explains how it was done.

This session is part of our Producing TV during Covid strand. Do check out our other sessions this week Mimi on a Mission – Lockdown Party, Filming This Morning during lockdown, BBC’s Big Night In and Filming Paramedic: Emergency during lockdown .


Kevin Batchelor is a director and founder of Electric Robin, a boutique creative production house specialising in short form and branded content

This session will be chaired by Endemol Shine producer director Michael Perry.

This event is supported by the ScreenSkills Television Skills Fund which invests in training for the freelance television workforce thanks to contributions from the BBC, Channel 4 and Channel 5.

It is part of a ScreenSkills programme managed by the Indie Training Fund to support freelancers to upskill and stay connected, helping keep the industry resilient in these difficult times.

This session will take place online via Zoom. Click ‘get ticket’ to reserve your place: you must login or register before you are able to get a ticket for this event. A booking confirmation with a joining link to the session will be sent to you via email.

If you are no longer able to use your ticket, we ask you to please contact support@screenskills.com so that we can release your place. Our sessions are often oversubscribed, so we’d like to give other freelancers the opportunity to fill available spots. Thank you for your consideration.