Innovating the Factual Landscape: In Conversation with Fatima Salaria

In-Conversation Fatima Salaria explores how to make and commission ground-breaking documentaries.

In conversation with Fatima Salaria will provide an enlightening deep-dive session how to develop, make and commission ground-breaking documentaries. She will discuss the importance of risk-taking, nurturing new talent and ensuring that programming reflects and explores our diversity. Fatima has a unique insight as both a commissioner and running an independent company. She will share her experiences and insights on how to turn important subjects into riveting TV.



Image Credit: My Family, Partition, and Me, BBC, Wall to Wall Media, Lorian Reed-Drake


  • Date & Time

    19:30 – 20:30, Sunday 28 February 2021

  • Venue

    AIDC Stage

  • Speaker

    Fatima Salaria

  • Session Producer

    Joseph Maxwell