A patchy filmography of my film and video work as producer/director and sound recordist, as documented by the BFI, can be found here. This page – in development – offers some highlights :
Producer/Director – Meeting the Masai Mob 50′ BBC 2 2000
The film follows the journey of a group of Australian Aborigines who travel to East Africa to share stories over land rights with Masai people. BBC News story here.
Series Producer / Director – Pictures in the Post – BBC 2 March 2000
The twentieth century as revealed through postcards and their messages – from the collection of the artist Tom Phillips.
Series Co-Producer; Video Nation BBC2 1993-2001
Co-founded and oversaw this innovative BBC 2 project for which a cross-section of the public recorded aspects of everyday life. Their recordings were edited with their approval into a variety of broadcast output including:
Colonel Hensher – Mirror
The first Video Nation Short broadcast on BBC 2 in March 1994.
Jean Lee had a Video Nation camera for nearly five years. This is one of her many TV appearances during that time – 39 Weeks
Between 1994 and 2000 we produced 1,300 Shorts from the UK and – for BBC seasons – from Africa, the Balkans, Hong Kong, and the Caribbean
The Late Show BBC2 1991 – 1993
Programmes, items and interviews covered subjects including: Pop Art, Cinema Verite, Chuck Jones and Michael Mann.
The Media Show 1989 – 1991
Programmes and subjects included: Bart Simpson as black American icon, Benetton’s United Colours campaign and Dances with Wolves through the eyes of American Indian Media.
Wall to Wall for Channel Four
Freelance Work in Film and TV 1982 – 1991
Hilda at Darjeeling
Researched and devised with Vron Ware
British women consider their place in India under the Raj
Koninck Productions for Channel Four
Sound Recordist 1982 -1989
– On documentaries and feature films – on locations in Europe, Africa, Asia, North America.
– Worked across independent film and mainstream TV, with directors including Peter Wollen, Michael Eaton, Lutz Becker.
Cinema Programmer / Administrator 1982
Four Corners Film Workshop
Trainee Studio Sound Technician 1981 -1982
London Weekend Television