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Testimonial: Samm Haillay

2015-08-05T09:00:35+01:00August, 2015|Production Stories|

Sam Haillay has a long list of producing credits, including "Better Things" and "Bypass", both written and directed by Duane Hopkins and documentaries such as "6 Desires: DH Lawrence and Sardinia" directed by Mark Cousins, and "The Uprising" directed by Peter Snowdon. [...]

Testimonial: Catherine Derry

2015-07-08T10:29:10+01:00July, 2015|Production Stories|

Catherine is a Director of Photography who mostly works on commercials, corporates, music videos and documentary. Her feature credits as DoP include JACK TO KING – THE SWANSEA STORY, directed by Marc Evans, TREACLE JNR directed by Jamie Thraves and starring [...]

Testimonial: Caroline Steiner

2015-06-24T11:25:32+01:00June, 2015|Production Stories|

Caroline is a Production Designer and Art Director whose credits include "Svengali", directed by John Hardwick and starring Martin Freedman, and "Titus" directed by Charlie Cattrall. She is currently working on "Thea", directed by Nirpal Bhogal, the story of a young couple [...]

Testimonial: Laura Bellingham

2015-06-16T09:00:14+01:00June, 2015|Production Stories, The Long Read|

Laura is a cinematographer and a graduate from the National Film and Television School, shooting drama, commercials, promos and documentaries. Her work has been screened at many international film festivals including Cannes, BFI London, SXSW and Los Angeles and garnered various [...]

Save Childcare in Camden!

2015-06-15T09:00:32+01:00June, 2015|Production Stories, The Long Read|

Alexis Zegerman is a screen and stage actor, best known for her role in Happy-Go-Lucky (Mike Leigh, 2008). She has also written screen, stage and radio. She was a finalist for the prestigious 2011-2012 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, and won a British [...]

Testimonial: Mel Heseltine

2015-06-10T09:00:09+01:00June, 2015|Production Stories|

Having a career in the media was the only job I ever wanted to do. I sorted outwork placements at any opportunity and when I was offered a job at a post-production house in Devon, during my time at Falmouth College of [...]

Interview: Marie-Hélène Cousineau

2018-11-05T15:48:10+00:00June, 2015|Interview, Production Stories|

Marie-Hélène Cousineau formed the collective Arnait Ikajurtigiit (Women's Video Workshop, now Arnait Video Productions) in Igloolik, Nunavut, in 1991. She is its coordinator/trainer as well as an active collaborating producer. Cousineau has written about the experiences of women making video in Igloolik [...]

Testimonial: Nicky Bentham

2015-05-26T21:21:09+01:00May, 2015|Production Stories|

I am a producer and a mum of two. I could share so many stories of personal and professional hilarity/woe/embarrassment/pride that have resulted from my desire to “have it all”. In fact, once I get started on this subject I tend [...]

Testimonial: Ludo Smolski

2018-11-12T09:40:59+00:00May, 2015|Production Stories|

Being a freelance worker has a multitude of benefits, but working from home while my partner was on maternity leave was one I hadn’t really thought about until it happened. Working with my sleeping newborns slung across my chest, playing with [...]

Testimonial: Keri Collins

2018-11-12T09:39:45+00:00May, 2015|Production Stories|

I am a director, and father of two sons, currently aged 5 and 3. I was always determined not to let my insane choice of a career stop me from starting a family. I knew a few people who were constantly [...]