From Game of Thrones to gaming: how Northern Ireland became a creative hub

Game of Thrones now contributes £30m a year to the Northern Irish economy, but, thanks to the work of Northern Ireland Screen, the creative industries’ growth in the region goes way beyond just one TV show. We talk to CEO Richard Williams about attracting creative talent and supporting culture and education in Belfast and beyond

SohoCreate – where many creative minds meet

This June will see the third SohoCreate festival, bringing together the diverse community of the most creative square mile in the world, Soho. We talk to SohoCreate CEO Tom Harvey and its chair Sir John Hegarty about the aims of the festival and what makes Soho special, and reveal details of this year’s programme

Paul Thomas Anderson directs new Radiohead video

Radiohead have been knocking it out of the park with the visuals for their new album. Earlier this week, they wowed us with Burn The Witch’s video, and now a second film, for track Daydreaming, is equally compelling. And it’s directed by Paul Thomas Anderson no less

Want Kickstarter success? You need Alex Daly

Known as the Crowdsourceress, New York-based crowdfunding consultant Alex Daly has helped the likes of Neil Young and Pentagram smash their fundraising targets. She tells Patrick Burgoyne her secrets for success