Sizzle Reels Sell! With Production Unlocked


End Time: 2:00 pm

The Works


Have you got a brilliant idea for a tv show or film? Great! Now all you have to do is persuade someone to give you the money to make it. Getting a commission is so difficult, you’ll need every trick in the box. That’s were Sizzle or Pitch reels come in. Your aim is to excite the commissioners, get them to see your vision for the project. Andrew Fettis takes you step by step in how to produce this vital selling tool for anyone trying sell their idea.”



Andrew Fettis

Andrew started in theatre, working with the likes of Mark Ravenhill (The Royal Court) and Emily Watson as a producer. Then as a journalist and reporter with BBC radio in North Yorkshire. From there into television with the long running and iconic consumer affairs programme “That’s Life!” where he progressed to from researcher to film director (and still on actual film). Then created the the multi award winning “Blues and Twos” for ITV. Since then he has been developing new and existing programmes, such as Holiday, Top Gear, Three Men in a Boat, Frost on.., Greatest Cities and Quizeum. He was Strand Producer for the multi-award winning series Performance Live on BBC2, Directing the Award winning feature doc Patrick Keilty’s Mulholland Drive and Al Murray’s Why Does Everyone Hate the English and Exec Producing Russell Howard and Mum Globetrotters. He’s also moved into scripted development, producing over 20 films including most recently “Prisoner C33” with Toby Stevens He also makes commercial films for brands like Jaguar Land Rover, Gosset Champagne, and international publisher Phaidon.