The Great Travel Hack Season 2, Shell/JWT/Carnage                          Series PD / Camera

A road trip across Europe; from London to Istanbul making a series of commercials for Shell promoting cleaner methods of travel.

 

Ladies Night, The Real Full Monty, Spun Gold, ITV1                             Series PD

1 x 90 mins. A group of female celebrities get set to bare all in the name of raising awareness for breast and ovarian cancer.          

 

The All New Full Monty, Spun Gold, ITV 1                                              Series PD         

1 x 90 mins. A group of male celebrities get set to bare all in the name of raising awareness for prostate and testicular cancer.                                                       

 

The Great Travel Hack Season 1, Shell/JWT/Carnage                            Series PD / Camera

A road trip from California to New York making a series of commercials for Shell promoting cleaner methods of travel.

 

Harry’s Heroes: The Full English, ITV 1                                                     Series PD         

11 Ex England Football players from the 1990s take on the challenge to get fit and play one last match under the leadership of Harry Rednapp. 2 x 90 mins

Winner – Broadcast Best Popular factual Programme 2020

Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls, Shine, Ch4                                           Series Director

A multi-camera shoot involving boats, drones and multiple ground cameras in a remote part of the world.

Invictus: Battle to the Start Line, BBC 1                                                    Series PD

A documentary profiling the stories of four ex-soldiers who have battled both physical and mental injury as they prepare to compete in the third Invictus Games in Toronto.       

(1x60mins)                  

 

Comic Relief, BBC                                                                                      Series PD / Camera

Produced the appeal films for the night of TV. Filmed the effects if Malaria in a Childrens hospital in Malawi, street children in Liberia and on Dandora dump Kenya.

John Bishop’s Gorilla Adventure, ITV1, Tigress                                        Series PD / Camera

John Bishop gets exclusive access to the Gorilla Doctors in Rwanda, a team of vets determined to save the Mountain Gorilla – a critically endangered species. (1 x 60 mins) 

Winner - Wildscreen Panda Award for Popular Broadcast.

 

The Secret Life of the Zoo, Ch 4, Blast                                                      Director /Camera

An Obs Doc of life behind the scenes of Chester Zoo.

Into the Wildfire, BBC2, Dragonfly                                                            Series PD

A BBC Science Special - Simon Reeve and Kate Humble explore the science behind Australia’s wildfire season. (2x 1hr)

 

Operation Grand Canyon, BBC2                                                              Series PD

Dan Snow leads an historical, geological and natural history adventure down the Grand Canyon recreating the first ever 1869 descent. (2x1hr)

 

Britains Big Wild Life Revival, BBC1 - Outline                                          Series PD

A campaign series hosted by Ellie Harrison driving the revival of Britains’ threatened wildlife. Shot on Sony F55 with prime lens’. (6 x 1hr)

 

Toughest Place To Be Fisherman, BBC Current Affairs                          Producer Director

A Cornish fisherman revisits Sierra Leone to see whether things have got better for local fishermen who face starvation from activities of illegal trawlers.

My Family’s Crazy Gap Year, 1x60. Twenty Twenty Ch4                           PD / Camera

Self-shooting obs doc. A family pack up their life in Hong Kong and drive across Africa with their 3 children. Helping in orphanages, negotiating bandits and Africa’s harsh terrain.   

 

Top Dogs, Adventures in War, Sea and Ice, 1x60. BBC2                        Producer Director

Self-shooting and living aboard a forty-foot yacht with Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Sir Robin Knox Johnston and John Simpson as they attempt to sail the most feared stretch of water on the planet – Cape Horn. 

Last Man Standing – Mongolia, Nagaland and Vanuatu, 3 x60. BBC3   Series PD

Directed the first in the ground-breaking series (Mongolia), the fourth (Nagaland), and last (Vanuatu). 

Mongolia (2006) - Living with the nomads the westerners learn wrestling and compete in the Naadam against the men who live on the plains.

Nagaland (2007)- Entering the restricted access territory of Nagaland in India the athletes learn Aki Kiti (kick fighting) before facing the very best in the country.

Vanuatu(2008) - Racing open canoes against the locals in a 25 mile ocean race against the elements. The last in the series where the champion must be chosen.

Often without western backup and resources I was responsible for the safety of the crew and athletes while bringing back film that engages and pushes the limits.