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The Wildscreen Festival is the world’s leading international festival celebrating and advancing storytelling about the natural world. Held every two years, the Wildscreen Festival brings together the wildlife film, tv and photography community to transform the craft of natural world storytelling across platforms and across audiences. Through an unrivalled programme of events including workshops, masterclasses, screenings and sessions, it shares the inside track on emerging trends and is the most powerful platform for emerging talent to break into the industry.  It is also the home of the illustrious Wildscreen Panda Awards or ‘Green Oscars’ honouring the most remarkable achievement in the craft of natural world filmmaking and storytelling.

The Wildscreen Festival 2016 will take place 10-14 October 2016 in Bristol, UK. Further information is available at www.wildscreen.org and delegate tickets are on sale now from Eventbrite.

Please note that the programme is being updated daily as guest availability changes. Wildscreen reserves the right to make such updates to the programme and timings, and will endeavour to make those changes as quickly as possible.

The majority of events have a limited numbers of seats. Entrance is permitted on a first-come-first-served basis at the venue door. For particularly high-profile events, you may be asked to RSVP to secure your seat beforehand. Details will be sent to you in advance.

The programme include both industry events, which are included in the price of your day or week delegate pass, and public events that anyone is welcome to attend. 

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Satmohan Panesar

Commissioning Executive
Satmohan Panesar got his first opportunity in television with a stint of work experience at Princess Productions, where over a period two years he was fortunate enough to work on some of their biggest shows as a researcher, including the first three series of The Friday Night Project. Continuing to  focus on entertainment, Satmohan went on to AP on shows such as Big Brother’s Little Brother and My Super Sweet.  In 2011, he moved from production to factual development and was a development producer for companies including: Silver River, Betty, Watershed and most recently Boomerang. While at Silver River, Satmohan was part of the team responsible for developing the first of Nick and Margaret's BBC documentary series, The Town That Didn't Retire, he later produced on Nick and Margaret: We Pay Your Benefits. At Betty, he helped develop the second Baker Brother’s series and Discovery’s Sex Hospital and at Boomerang had the documentary Million Pound Movers commissioned. Joining ITV factual as a Commissioner in summer 2015, Satmohan oversees a diverse slate of programming for both the main and digital channels; including Sugar Free Farm, Britain’s Busiest Airport and Celebrity Home Secrets for ITV1 and Ibiza Weekender (ITV2), Dating In The Dark (ITV2) and The Big Fish Off (ITV4) for the digital channels.