Spilt Coffee Productions’ Blog

Black Lives Matter

This blog post isn’t related to podcasts / audio dramas, writing, or anything we’re currently working on. But it’s the best platform I have for saying what I want to say. Normally with large social issues such as these I’m aware that everything I could possibly say has already been said better by somebody else. I grew up in th…

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Brewing before we spill - Writing as a team

(This article is liable to changes. V.1, 31/3/2020) In this article, I’ll be discussing how the Spilt Coffee team approach our writing and how our writing processes have changed with each new project. Using case studies of our completed work, I’ll walk you through each one from inception to completion (with links for you to listen to and engage with…

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Grinding The Bean - How we made Honour

Honour represented for us our first large scale project and presented us with a very exciting array of challenges and obstacles. Initially designed as Connor’s final major project for his BA, the team were so proud of the work by the time it was complete that it was entered into the 2018 SRA awards, winning Bronze in the Best Speech Pr…

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Brewing Spilt Coffee - Creating Black Signal

“Space: The final frontier These are the voyages of the Starship, Enterprise Its 5 year mission To explore strange new worlds To seek out new life and new civilizations To boldly go where no one has gone before”-Various Captains of the Starship Enterprise This quote; is perhaps one of the most evocative in all of popular Science-Fiction. Famous for its role…

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The Spilt Coffee Bean - The Glass is Always Cleaner on the Other Side

As is well known, all Spilt Coffees begin with the harvesting of the coffee beans. In the Spring of 2016, our wonderful team was brought together by fate’s gentle touch for a collaborative project at university. The project lasted just over a month and then, for a year, that was it. We parted with an implied handshake and went on to…

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Welcome to Spilt Coffee Productions’ Blog!

“Everyone is from someplace. We all have stories, our lives unfolding along crooked lines, colliding in unexpected ways” — Noah Hawley, Before the Fall. I can’t imagine that quote is hugely relevant, but it’s from a good book, and posts often look more sophisticated if they’re preceded by a vaguely related quote. This blog is a plac…

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