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Vicky Matthews

Drama/ Factual Producer/ Director/ Series Producer

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About Me

For more than a decade I have produced, directed and edit produced award winning factual dramas, science, history and observational documentaries for the US and UK market. Clients include Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, Investigation Discovery, Channel 4, BBC, Smithsonian Networks, UKTV, Nat Geo and PBS.From shooting aerials of icebergs in Gree... Read More

For more than a decade I have produced, directed and edit produced award winning factual dramas, science, history and observational documentaries for the US and UK market. Clients include Animal Planet, Discovery Channel, Investigation Discovery, Channel 4, BBC, Smithsonian Networks, UKTV, Nat Geo and PBS.

From shooting aerials of icebergs in Greenland, drama recreations in the Amazon jungle, to the intimate setting of observation documentary in a children’s hospital, my approach is great storytelling, beautiful visuals and strong characters.


Specialties:
• Vast experience of filming worldwide.
• Trauma first aid trained. Current First Aid at work certificate.
• Extensive experience directing actuality/ obs doc and multi-camera.
• Directing talent
• Directing drama reconstruction
• Self-Shooting - C300/ XF305
• Good understanding of CGI/ animation
• current USA I Visa
• CRB checked
• Carbon literacy trained - Bafta/ Albert Read Less

Credits last updated / confirmed indexing on 1st Jun 2019

Credits

Job RoleProduction TitleChannelCompanyDateNetwork Executive
Producer / Director / Drain the Ocean / National Geographic Channel / Malinson Sadler Productions / Jun 2019 to present
Producer / DirectorDrain the OceanNational Geographic ChannelMalinson Sadler Productions Jun 19 - to present
Director / Countryfile / BBC 1 / BBC Studios / Mar 2019 to Jun 2019
DirectorCountryfileBBC 1BBC Studios Mar 19 - Jun 19
Producer/Director / Jeremy Wade's Dark Waters / Animal Planet / Icon Films / May 2018 to Dec 2018 / Animal Planet
Producer/DirectorJeremy Wade's Dark WatersAnimal PlanetIcon Films May 18 - Dec 18Animal Planet
Writer/Director / Operation Royal Wedding / National Geographic Channel / Spun Gold TV / Mar 2018 to present / Hamish Mykura
Writer/DirectorOperation Royal WeddingNational Geographic ChannelSpun Gold TV Mar 18 - to presentHamish Mykura
Producer/Director / Killer Instinct with Chris Hansen / Discovery ID / ITN Productions / May 2016 to present
Producer/DirectorKiller Instinct with Chris HansenDiscovery IDITN Productions May 16 - to present
Producer/Director / Hitler's Circle of Evil / World Media Rights / Sep 2016 to present
Producer/DirectorHitler's Circle of EvilWorld Media Rights Sep 16 - to present
Edit Producer / Mega Shippers / Discovery / Back2Back / Feb 2016 to present
Edit ProducerMega ShippersDiscoveryBack2Back Feb 16 - to present
Director / See No Evil 2 / Discovery / Arrow Media / Jul 2015 to Dec 2015
DirectorSee No Evil 2DiscoveryArrow Media Jul 15 - Dec 15
Edit Producer / Weather Terror: Brits Abroad / Channel 5 / Darlow Smithson Productions / Jun 2015 to present
Edit ProducerWeather Terror: Brits AbroadChannel 5Darlow Smithson Productions Jun 15 - to present
Edit Producer / Aftershock: Disaster in Nepal / Discovery / ITN Productions / May 2015 to May 2015 / Tom Gorham
Edit ProducerAftershock: Disaster in NepalDiscoveryITN Productions May 15 - May 15Tom Gorham
Writer/Director / Andrew Carnegie: Rags to Riches, Power to Peace / BBC / GaleForce Films / Apr 2014 to Oct 2014 / BBC
Writer/DirectorAndrew Carnegie: Rags to Riches, Power to PeaceBBCGaleForce Films Apr 14 - Oct 14BBC
Producer/Director / Mail Order Murder / Discovery / Pioneer Productions / Mar 2014 to Jul 2014 / Liz Massie
Producer/DirectorMail Order MurderDiscoveryPioneer Productions Mar 14 - Jul 14Liz Massie
Producer/Director / Invasion Earth / Pioneer Productions / Feb 2014 to Mar 2014 / Ed Sayer
Producer/DirectorInvasion EarthPioneer Productions Feb 14 - Mar 14Ed Sayer
Director / The Storms That Stole Christmas / Channel 4 / Pioneer Productions / Jan 2014 to Jan 2014 / Ralph Lee
DirectorThe Storms That Stole ChristmasChannel 4Pioneer Productions Jan 14 - Jan 14Ralph Lee
Director / Kids hospital at Christmas / Channel 5 / Films of Record / Dec 2013 to Jan 2014 / Emma Westcott
DirectorKids hospital at ChristmasChannel 5Films of Record Dec 13 - Jan 14Emma Westcott
Producer/Director / Secrets of The Tower of London / PBS / Pioneer Productions / May 2013 to May 2013
Producer/DirectorSecrets of The Tower of LondonPBSPioneer Productions May 13 - May 13
Producer/Director / The Horsemeat Banquet / BBC 3 / Dragonfly Film & Television Productions / Mar 2013 to Mar 2013 / Sam Bickley
Producer/DirectorThe Horsemeat BanquetBBC 3Dragonfly Film & Television Productions Mar 13 - Mar 13Sam Bickley
Producer/Director / Meteor Strike: Fireball from Space / Channel 4 / Pioneer Productions / Feb 2013 to Feb 2013 / David Glover
Producer/DirectorMeteor Strike: Fireball from SpaceChannel 4Pioneer Productions Feb 13 - Feb 13David Glover
Producer/Director / Secrets of Highclere Castle / PBS / Pioneer Productions / Aug 2012 to Nov 2012
Producer/DirectorSecrets of Highclere CastlePBSPioneer Productions Aug 12 - Nov 12
Edit Producer / How the Earth Works / Discovery / Pioneer Productions / Jul 2012 to Jul 2012
Edit ProducerHow the Earth WorksDiscoveryPioneer Productions Jul 12 - Jul 12
Series Director / Fat Surgeons / Electric Sky / Jun 2011 to Apr 2012
Series DirectorFat SurgeonsElectric Sky Jun 11 - Apr 12
Producer / BBC3: How Drugs Work / BBC 3 / Pioneer Productions / Jun 2010 to Jan 2011 / Samantha Anstiss
ProducerBBC3: How Drugs WorkBBC 3Pioneer Productions Jun 10 - Jan 11Samantha Anstiss
Producer / The Unsinkable Titanic / Channel 4 / Pioneer Productions / Jan 2008 to Dec 2008 / Tanya Shaw
ProducerThe Unsinkable TitanicChannel 4Pioneer Productions Jan 08 - Dec 08Tanya Shaw
Producer / Hindenburg / Smithsonian / Pioneer Productions / Jan 2007 to Dec 2007 / David Glover
ProducerHindenburgSmithsonianPioneer Productions Jan 07 - Dec 07David Glover
Producer / Challenger: Countdown to disaster / Channel 4 / Pioneer Productions / Jan 2005 to Dec 2005 / David Glover
ProducerChallenger: Countdown to disasterChannel 4Pioneer Productions Jan 05 - Dec 05David Glover
Development Producer / Talesmith Media / Feb 2015 to Apr 2015
Development ProducerTalesmith Media Feb 15 - Apr 15
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Professional Training

Course / QualificationTraining Provider / InstitutionYear
BBC Working with Children - face to face & Online / BBC Academy / 2019
BBC Working with Children - face to face & Online BBC Academy2019
Carbon Literacy training / Bafta/ albert / 2019
Carbon Literacy training Bafta/ albert2019
Emergency first aid at work (efaw) / First Aid Bristol / 2019
Emergency first aid at work (efaw)First Aid Bristol 2019
Trauma First Aid / Remote Trauma Ltd / 2018
Trauma First Aid Remote Trauma Ltd2018
1st option safety health & safety course / 1st Option Safety / 2016
1st option safety health & safety course 1st Option Safety2016
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  • Media I Work In:

    Broadcast Television

    Corporate Communications

  • Locations I can work in:

    London

    South East

    Bristol

    Cardiff

  • Skills/Permits:

    Access Negotiation

    Archive Clearance

    Driving Licence

    Casting

    Commentary Writing

    CRB Check

    I Visa USA

    Safeguarding Trust

    First Aid

    Hostile Environment

  • Technical Skills:

    Canon 5D

    Canon XF305

    Sony HVR-Z1

  • Awards:

    Emmy

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