Pupil meets man behind The Gruffalo

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A budding reporter from Belper beat off competition from hundreds of youngsters to win the chance to interview the producer of the film The Gruffalo.

Phoebe Bestwick, a pupil at Heage Primary School, spoke to Daryl Shute in a live webcast hosted by the education charity, Filmclub.

The 10-year-old received special training fropm the charity for the big moment and quizzed Mr Shute about his latest work, Room on the Broom.

The interview was then broadcast live from Filmclub’s London office to its members all over the UK.

To watch it log–on to www.filmclub.org