Category Archives: TV

Saving Africa’s Elephants: Hugh & the Ivory War (Music by Skinner Bros)

Featuring original music from Adam and Dan Skinner, this 2 part documentary presented by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is available via BBC iPlayer until 24 November 2016 (link).

Read more about it: The Times (4 Stars)

Director – Tom Beard | Production Company – KEO Films
Music Producers & Composers – Skinner Bros
(Skinner Bros website here)

In The Round Film/TV special ft. SkinnerBros & James McWilliam

Our very own Adam and Dan Skinner (aka SkinnerBrosMusic) and James McWilliam will be sharing insights and answering questions @In The Round’s Film & TV special @The Hospital Club on 30 November 2015.

Doors open at 7pm and the event kicks off at 8pm. Email intheroundlondon@live.com for guest list.

‘Our Gay Wedding: The Musical’ nominated for BAFTA TV Awards 2015

Grierson Award winning ‘Our Gay Wedding: The Musical’ has been nominated in the specialist factual category at this years BAFTA TV Awards.

Check out the full nominations & announcement on the BAFTA site here.

‘Our Gay Wedding’ is a Wingspan/C4 Production with music composed by Benjamin Till and produced, engineered & mixed by Julian Simmons.

‘Inside The Commons’ (BBC/Atlantic) – Original Music by Adam & Dan Skinner

The first episode of four part documentary series ‘Inside The Commons’ (BBC/Atlantic Productions) airs on BBC 2 at 21:00 on 3 February.

Original music is by Adam & Dan Skinner.
Visit the BBC’s ‘Inside The Commons’ page (includes iPlayer links) here.
Read reviews of Ep1 in The Guardian, The Independent and The Telegraph.

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‘Our Gay Wedding: The Musical’ wins Best Entertaining Doc at Grierson Awards 2014

Composer Benjamin Till & Producer Julian Simmons at the 2014 Grierson Awards2014
Composer Benjamin Till (L) & Producer Julian Simmons (R) at the Grierson Awards 2014.

Congratulations to Benjamin Till and the Winsgspan Productions Team on winning Best Entertaining Documentary at the Grierson British Documentary Awards 2014 for ‘Our Gay Wedding: The Musical’.

The score was produced, engineered & mixed by Julian Simmons.

See the full list of winners here.

‘Britain’s Whale Hunters: The Untold Story’ (BBC4) – Music by Adam & Dan Skinner

Presented by Adam Nicolson and produced by KEO films, ‘Britain’s Whale Hunters: The Untold Story’, is an insightful and often brutal account of the UK’s past involvement in the whaling trade and receives its first UK broadcast on BBC4 on 9th and 16th June (Parts 1 & 2 repsectively).

Original music for ‘Whale Hunters’ was composed and performed by Adam & Dan Skinner.

Update November 2014: Winner of a Scottish BAFTA (2014) for Best Factual Series. See the full list of winners here.