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Yvonne Cheal

Location Manager-Scout | Co-ordinator |Transcriber

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Cardiff

About Me

I provide freelance services to the film, television, arts and creative industries, trading as Artisan Media. I have wide experience, particularly in location scouting and liaison. Excellent project and events management and production co-ordination skills.Main roles at present are: ~ Project Management (media, film, music and arts) ~ Locati... Read More

I provide freelance services to the film, television, arts and creative industries, trading as Artisan Media. I have wide experience, particularly in location scouting and liaison. Excellent project and events management and production co-ordination skills.

Main roles at present are:
~ Project Management (media, film, music and arts)
~ Location Management / Scouting / Research
~ Production Co-ordination
~ Pre-Production Management & Set-up
~ Events Management (music, conferences, seminars)
~ Programme Research/AP
~ Script Editing
~ Transcription
~ Media Consultancy

Extensive knowledge of locations across south Wales, and experience of dealing with UK, European, Bollywood and US production companies. Liaising at all levels, from executive producers to all crew, from local authorities and governments to individual location owners.

Specific expertise in pre-production set-up and management. Experience of film funding and grant applications for film. Great attention to detail in research, script editing, transcribing and a good all-rounder in the production office.
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Credits last updated / confirmed indexing on 6th Jul 2019

Credits

Job RoleProduction TitleChannelCompanyDateNetwork Executive
Location Scout / Various productions (see details) / Silveredge Films / Jun 2019 to present
Location ScoutVarious productions (see details)Silveredge Films Jun 19 - to present
Location Scout / London Recruits / London Recruits Limited / Jan 2019 to Mar 2019
Location ScoutLondon RecruitsLondon Recruits Limited Jan 19 - Mar 19
Locations Coordinator / Tudur Owen: Rocket Man / BBC Wales / Kailash Films Limited / Jan 2019 to Apr 2019 / BBC Wales / S4C
Locations CoordinatorTudur Owen: Rocket ManBBC WalesKailash Films Limited Jan 19 - Apr 19BBC Wales / S4C
Location Manager / Jungle Cry / Bollywood Hollywood Production Inc / Aug 2018 to Dec 2018
Location ManagerJungle CryBollywood Hollywood Production Inc Aug 18 - Dec 18
Location Scout / The Future Present / Vice+ Productions / Jul 2018 to Jul 2018
Location ScoutThe Future PresentVice+ Productions Jul 18 - Jul 18
Location Manager / Turning Point / Radiance Entertainment Pty / Jan 2018 to Feb 2018
Location ManagerTurning PointRadiance Entertainment Pty Jan 18 - Feb 18
Unit Manager / Close Up / Bonfire Films / Feb 2018 to Feb 2018
Unit ManagerClose UpBonfire Films Feb 18 - Feb 18
Location Manager / Secret History - Jesus' Female Disciples / Channel 4 / Minerva Media Limited / Oct 2017 to Dec 2017
Location ManagerSecret History - Jesus' Female DisciplesChannel 4Minerva Media Limited Oct 17 - Dec 17
Location Manager / End of Empire / Fox International / David Adams Films /Radiance Entertainment (Australia) / Jan 2017 to Jul 2017 / Foxtel Australia/NZ / Sky Vision International
Location ManagerEnd of EmpireFox InternationalDavid Adams Films /Radiance Entertainment (Australia) Jan 17 - Jul 17Foxtel Australia...
Location Scout / Newgate 1864 / Maxus Limited / Oct 2017 to Oct 2017
Location ScoutNewgate 1864Maxus Limited Oct 17 - Oct 17
Production Co-ordinator / Trading History / PBS / Warehouse 51 Productions / May 2016 to Aug 2016 / UKTV / PBS
Production Co-ordinatorTrading HistoryPBSWarehouse 51 Productions May 16 - Aug 16UKTV / PBS
Events Co-ordinator / Brecon Jazz Festival 2014 / Orchard Entertainment / Feb 2014 to Sep 2014
Events Co-ordinatorBrecon Jazz Festival 2014Orchard Entertainment Feb 14 - Sep 14
Location Scout / Coal House / BBC Wales / Indus Films / Jan 2006 to Dec 2006
Location ScoutCoal HouseBBC WalesIndus Films Jan 06 - Dec 06
Location Manager / Various / South Wales Film Commission / Jan 1995 to Aug 2003
Location ManagerVariousSouth Wales Film Commission Jan 95 - Aug 03
Post Production Script Services / Posh Pawnbrokers / Boom Cymru / Oct 2015 to Feb 2016
Post Production Script ServicesPosh PawnbrokersBoom Cymru Oct 15 - Feb 16
Agent / Celtica Latina Band / Celtica Latina / Sep 2014 to Aug 2018
AgentCeltica Latina BandCeltica Latina Sep 14 - Aug 18
Project Manager / Ramblings of a Patagonian / Artisan Media Publishing (UK) / Jan 2014 to Feb 2016
Project ManagerRamblings of a PatagonianArtisan Media Publishing (UK) Jan 14 - Feb 16
Transcriber / Story of Indie / BBC 4 / Telesgop Cyf / Jun 2015 to Aug 2015
TranscriberStory of IndieBBC 4Telesgop Cyf Jun 15 - Aug 15
Location Assistant / Streic y Glowyr / S4C / Bloom Street Productions / Jan 2013 to Dec 2013
Location AssistantStreic y GlowyrS4CBloom Street Productions Jan 13 - Dec 13
Transcriber / Sherlock Uncovered / BBC 1 / Midnight Oil Productions / Jan 2013 to Dec 2013
TranscriberSherlock UncoveredBBC 1Midnight Oil Productions Jan 13 - Dec 13
Transcriber / Various TV Programmes / Indus Films / Presentable Productions / Telesgop Cyf. / Aug 2004 to Aug 2016
TranscriberVarious TV ProgrammesIndus Films / Presentable Productions / Telesgop Cyf. Aug 04 - Aug 16
Transcriber / Boudica: Time Team Special / Channel 4 / Videotext Communications / Jan 2010 to Dec 2010
TranscriberBoudica: Time Team SpecialChannel 4Videotext Communications Jan 10 - Dec 10
Script Editor / Hope / S4C / Bloom Street Productions / Jan 2007 to Dec 2007
Script EditorHopeS4CBloom Street Productions Jan 07 - Dec 07
Location Manager / Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham / Dharma Productions / Jan 2001 to Dec 2001
Location ManagerKabhi Khushi Kabhie GhamDharma Productions Jan 01 - Dec 01
Executive Producer / His Majesty's Pleasure / HTV Limited / Jan 1987 to Dec 1988 / Sultanate of Oman
Executive ProducerHis Majesty's PleasureHTV Limited Jan 87 - Dec 88Sultanate of Oma...
Researcher/AP / Various / Artisan Media / Jan 1985 to Apr 2018
Researcher/APVariousArtisan Media Jan 85 - Apr 18
Location Manager / Gwlad y Gan / Dinas Productions / Aug 1984 to Sep 1984
Location ManagerGwlad y GanDinas Productions Aug 84 - Sep 84
Production Secretary / Boy Soldier / Bloom Street Productions / Jan 1984 to Dec 1984
Production SecretaryBoy SoldierBloom Street Productions Jan 84 - Dec 84
Production Secretary / The Happy Alcoholic / Bloom Street Productions / Jan 1983 to Dec 1983
Production SecretaryThe Happy AlcoholicBloom Street Productions Jan 83 - Dec 83
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Professional Training

Course / QualificationTraining Provider / InstitutionYear
Albert - Carbon Literacy / BAFTA / Albert / 2019
Albert - Carbon LiteracyBAFTA / Albert2019
1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work / FAIB / BECTU / 2019
1 Day Emergency First Aid at WorkFAIB / BECTU2019
Media Law / NUJ / 2018
Media LawNUJ2018
Media Insurance / Production Managers' Association / 2018
Media InsuranceProduction Managers' Association2018
Better Mapping / Royal Geographical Society / 2018
Better MappingRoyal Geographical Society2018
Creative Industries Safety Passport (PSP) / BECTU / 2017
Creative Industries Safety Passport (PSP)BECTU2017
Film Production / Creative Skillset/Production Guild / 2016
Film ProductionCreative Skillset/Production Guild2016
Unlocking Film Rights: UK Copyright / BAFTA / 2016
Unlocking Film Rights: UK CopyrightBAFTA2016
The Business of Film / Open University / 2015
The Business of FilmOpen University2015
Rights & Business / BBC Academy / 2015
Rights & BusinessBBC Academy2015
Explore Film-making / National Film & TV School, Beaconsfield / 2015
Explore Film-makingNational Film & TV School, Beaconsfield2015
Creative Industries Safety Passport (PSP) / BECTU / 2013
Creative Industries Safety Passport (PSP)BECTU2013
Digital Workflows & Data Wrangling / The Knowledge Lab / Creative Skillset / 2013
Digital Workflows & Data WranglingThe Knowledge Lab / Creative Skillset2013
'Running the Show': TV drama scripting / London Film School / 2012
'Running the Show': TV drama scriptingLondon Film School2012
Silent Movies / Chapter Arts / Atrium / 2012
Silent MoviesChapter Arts / Atrium2012
Food Safety in Catering, Level 2 / Chartered Institute of Environmental Health / 2011
Food Safety in Catering, Level 2Chartered Institute of Environmental Health2011
Film & TV History / Open University / 2011
Film & TV HistoryOpen University2011
HD Design & Production / BBC Manchester / 2006
HD Design & ProductionBBC Manchester2006
International Film Financing / Cyfle / 2005
International Film FinancingCyfle2005
Photographing Historic Buildings / Oxford University / English Heritage / 2002
Photographing Historic BuildingsOxford University / English Heritage2002
Health & Safety Induction / Cyfle / 1999
Health & Safety InductionCyfle1999
Cineposium '99 / Association of Film Commissioners International / 1999
Cineposium '99Association of Film Commissioners International1999
Food Hygiene Management / Royal Society of Health / 1996
Food Hygiene ManagementRoyal Society of Health1996
Location Management / National Film & TV School, Beaconsfield / 1996
Location ManagementNational Film & TV School, Beaconsfield1996
Cineposium '95 / Association of Film Commissioners International / 1995
Cineposium '95Association of Film Commissioners International1995
Film Commission Fundamentals / Association of Film Commissioners International / 1995
Film Commission FundamentalsAssociation of Film Commissioners International1995
Advanced Production Safety / Lionsgate Safety Training / 1995
Advanced Production SafetyLionsgate Safety Training1995
Production Safety / Lionsgate Safety Training / 1995
Production SafetyLionsgate Safety Training1995
Film Information National Database (FIND) / British Film Commission / 1994
Film Information National Database (FIND)British Film Commission1994
Movie Magic Introduction / Talkback Media / 1994
Movie Magic IntroductionTalkback Media1994
Independent Producers' Course / Association of Independent Producers / 1986
Independent Producers' CourseAssociation of Independent Producers1986
MP14FS Filming Techniques / Kodak Limited / 1986
MP14FS Filming TechniquesKodak Limited1986

Yvonne has worked with me on several broadcast projects over the last few years in the role of location scout, location manager & providing production logistics support. I have always found her to be super reliable, resourceful with a great attention to detail - an all round team player.

Sarah Davies

Yvonne worked as Production Coordinator on our production of Jesus' Female Disciples for C4. At short notice Yvonne successfully organised a complicated foreign shooting schedule across three countries involving hostile environments, two presenters, a British crew, local talent as well as flying in contributors from Europe and the US. During the shoot itself Yvonne was on standby round the clock which allowed her to deal with last minute changes. I am happy to recommend Yvonne as a highly experienced, hard working and committed member of the production team.

Jean-Claude Bragard

Yvonne and I have worked together over 20 years. I have always been very satisfied with her work as an office manager and then as a location manager. She is excellent. She works speedily and wisely.

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Other Details
  • Media I Work In:

    Broadcast Television

    Commercials

    Feature Film

    Live Events

    Short Film

    Theatre

    Web Creation

  • Locations I can work in:

    Europe

    Midlands

    South America

    South West

    Wales

    London

    Asia

    East Anglia

    Eire

    North East

    North West

    Northern Ireland

    Scotland

    South East

  • Language:

    English (Fluent)

    Spanish (Conversational)

    Welsh (Conversational)

  • Skills/Permits:

    Access Negotiation

    CRB Check

    Heath And Safety Training

    Driving Licence

    Script Writing

  • Technical Skills:

    Avid Media Composer

    Adobe Photoshop

    Data Wrangling

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