Born this Way – Disability on and off screen

The Works: Day One – 17:30 – 18:30 

With the help of special guests, Channel 4’s head of Creative Diversity Ade Rawcliffe looks at how the portrayal of Disability on TV has changed, and discusses how media companies can capitalise on disabled talent behind the camera.

Speakers: 

Ade Rawcliffe, Creative Diversity Manager
Emma Rosa Dias, Afro Mic. Producer/Director Big Toe Needs A Hand
JJ Chalmers, Ex-Royal Marine and Channel 4 Paralympic Presenter
Ryan Ralph, Below the Radar. Producer/Director Superhuman Body Handbook
Emma Kelly, Audience Research Executive, BBC Northern Ireland

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