BBC Radio 4 has commissioned NB Studio to design a poster and leaflets for its File on 4 Student Journalist Award, which celebrates the programme’s 25th anniversary. It is the consultancy’s first piece of work for the BBC, and features a photograph of a spotlit, suspended microphone by Peter Wood and minimal detail on the entry procedure. The material will be distributed to UK journalism schools, encouraging broadcast journalism students to send in an investigative documentary on a subject close to their heart. NB Studio was contacted directly by the BBC for the work, says director Nick Finney. The work launches this week.
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