Sixth Sense focuses on Children’s Wellbeing

Here at Sixth Sense towers we’ve been busy working on a brand project aimed at helping to improve children’s wellbeing in conjunction with our sister company the Happynesshub. We look forward to sharing more, but for now it’s involving both canines and human talent!

By |2018-09-30T21:33:22+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Development, Filming, Happynesshub, research, Team|0 Comments

Sallyann’s Out and Proud session goes down a storm

MD Sallyann Keizer moderated the session of the season at this year’s Children's Media Conference in Sheffield. Her Out and Proud panel attracted a packed out room and shed light on engaging and important talking points. Whilst there is still much to be done in the area, it was fantastic to [...]

Sixth Sense MD to host two sessions at The Children’s Media Conference

Sixth Sense MD, Sallyann Keizer, and Series Producer Ruth Mills are off to Sheffield to take part in The Children’s Media Conference, the only gathering in the UK for everyone involved in developing, producing and distributing content to kids. Sallyann will be moderating a panel exploring the extent to which broadcasters [...]

Ruth Mills is back!

We’re delighted to announce that Series Producer Ruth Mills is returning to the Sixth Sense family to head up our new commission, Time For School. She’ll also be overseeing our exciting projects in development – we’ll reveal more as soon as we can!

Sallyann’s Indian Adventure

Sixth Sense MD, Sallyann Keizer, has been invited to speak at GAFX in Bangalore, India. The conference is India’s flagship event in the Animation, Visual Effects, Gaming and Comics sectors, attracting delegates from around the world. Sallyann was personally invited by the Head of Technicolor India, Biren Ghose, who is organising [...]

Sixth Sense Launches its Research Report on Children’s Emotional Engagement at Kidscreen Summit

Sixth Sense MD, Sallyann Keizer, has been invited to present the child emotional engagement research report we carried out last year at the Kidscreen Summit 2018 in Miami. Over 2000 children’s media professionals from around the globe will be attending the summit from Monday 12th February until Thursday 15th February to [...]

By |2018-02-12T11:45:51+00:00February 9th, 2018|Development, International, research|0 Comments

A New Term for Time For School

We’re thrilled to share that CBeebies have commissioned a third series of our top rating pre-school observational documentary Time For School! The 20-part series will be shot in a new (still to be cast) school, capturing the first term of a class of reception children as they embark on the biggest [...]

By |2017-12-21T23:18:40+00:00December 11th, 2017|Cbeebies, Commissions, Development, Time For School|0 Comments

Our Family New Series is top of the charts

Our Family has done it again – we’re top of the ratings! The latest series has topped the charts, clocking up viewing figures of 237,000 children aged 4-15 according to Broadcast. We’re thrilled that the show continues to do so well and thanks to the whole team and our amazing families [...]

By |2017-10-24T10:09:50+00:00October 13th, 2017|Commissions, Development, Distribution, International, MIP|0 Comments

Our Family Bereavement Video hits 250k views within 24 hours

With the support of Child Bereavement UK, Sixth Sense has produced a video discussing the sensitive subject of child bereavement. Commissioned by CBeebies’ controller Kay Benbow to sit alongside an episode of the top rating show Our Family, the film focuses on 'how to talk to children about death'. Launched on [...]

By |2017-10-24T10:09:50+00:00September 15th, 2017|Commissions, Development, Distribution, International, MIP|0 Comments

Sixth Sense MD to speak at MIP Junior

Sixth Sense MD Sallyann Keizer has, again, been invited to speak at MIP Junior – The World’s Showcase For Kids Programming. Taking place on the weekend of the 14 -15th October 2017, the international event brings together the most influential buyers, sellers and producers in Cannes, France. Sallyann is part of [...]

By |2017-10-24T10:09:50+00:00September 11th, 2017|Commissions, Development, Distribution, International, MIP|0 Comments