From West Wing and Katrina and the Waves, to Mad Men and Mans Zelmerlow, how has the Eurovision Song Contest adopted the lessons of cinematic television? Ewan Spence explores the new rules in the latest episode of Every Song a Story.
The Eurovision Song Contest is as much about the presentation as it is the music. Every Song A Story is ESC Insight's collection of video essays exploring the visual world of the Song Contest. In this episode, Ewan Spence explores the impact of the music video on the Contest.
ESC Insight's Senior Interviewer, Terry Vision, is with the team in Sofia, and while we enjoyed the hospitality of Bulgaria, The Visionmeister was doing his best to meet as many of this year's performers on the Red Carpet and inside the National Palace Of Culture.
There's a lot of silver screen homages in this year's Song Contest, and while one film does spring to mind when looking at a few titles, there are one or two more. Our Senior Interview, Terry Vision, has spotted a few, join him for a unique look at this year's songs.