I am a self-shooting producer / director specialising in observational documentaries. I’m skilled at quickly striking up strong relationships with contributors, finding stories and filming in unpredictable environments.I have also worked on many projects that deal with sensitive subjects and difficult access, and I’m very experienced ... Read More
I am a self-shooting producer / director specialising in observational documentaries. I’m skilled at quickly striking up strong relationships with contributors, finding stories and filming in unpredictable environments.
I have also worked on many projects that deal with sensitive subjects and difficult access, and I’m very experienced at filming within different cultural environments.
- Experienced producer/director/shooter
- A positive and creative attitude in all aspects of production.
- Extensive experience in a variety of global environments and cultural and conflict locations.
- Experience working with the military, diplomatic services and NGO’s.
- Proficient skills in outdoor survival and conflict safety.
- Camera Kit - Cannon C300 Mk2 (4k)
- Hold an I-Visa for the US.
- Experience working in China and the US.
- Resided in Austria, United Kingdom, India and New Zealand.
- Sailor, skier and mountain climber. Read Less
|Course / Qualification||Training Provider / Institution||Year|
|Berlinale Talants / Berlin International Film Festival / 2016|
|Berlinale Talants||Berlin International Film Festival||2016|
|IDFA Academy / International Documentary Festival of Amsterdam / 2014|
|IDFA Academy||International Documentary Festival of Amsterdam||2014|
|Diploma in Photography / Massey University / 1996|
|Diploma in Photography||Massey University||1996|
Media I Work In:
Locations I can work in:
Work Permit New Zealand
Work Permit EU
Canon C300 Mark II
Avid Media Composer
Remote Location Training
2016 New Zealand Film Commission Premier Pathways Funding Award<br /> 2016 Jennifer Baichwal/DEGNZ Mentorship Award<br /> 2014 IDFA First Appearance Award Int. Documentary Festival of Amsterdam (IDFA)<br /> 2014 Winner, Best Director of Documentary New Zealand Film Awards<br /> 2014 Winner, Best Documentary - Hip Hop-eration New Zealand Film Awards<br /> 2006 Finalist, Best Current Affairs Story Qantas Film & Television Awards<br /> 1998 Finalist, Photographer of Distinction Romeo Martinez International Award