Mike Robinson (UK)
MIKE ROBINSON CONSULTANCY
Mike Robinson graduated from Lancaster University in 1969 and went to work in British Repertory Theatre as stage manager and for 8 years as production manager at the Manchester Library Theatre Company.
In 1979, he joined Cosgrove Hall productions as studio manager and for 9 years as general manager. The company produced such classics as «Danger Mouse», «Count Duckula» and «The Wind in the Willows» and won many international awards.
In 1992, Mike set up his own animation consultancy specialising in project management and co‑production. He has worked with broadcasters, distributors, production companies and investors.
In addition to project consultancy, Mike is asked to prepare reports on animation issues as well as advising clients on production budgets, schedules, control facilities, business plans and finance/rights strategies.
Mike was one of the founder members of The British Animation Training Scheme (BATS); he is a moderator for both Cartoon Forum and Cartoon Movie; he chairs and participates at Cartoon Cine, Cartoon Finance and Cartoon Training for Trainers. He also participates in the «Animation Sans Frontières» (student) programme and European Animation Masters where his subjects include role playing interactive games on co-production and pitching.
Mike is passionate about giving young producers and graduates a greater understanding of The Business of Animation.
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