Director / Producer / Editor
Well, I finally found that five minutes to put together a showreel of sorts - thanks to the timely emergence of a wisdom tooth during London's hottest, sunniest April on record. Anyway, here's a whistlestop tour of some of my favourite bits of work over the last few years, whether I've been producer, director, editor, story editor, edit producer, writer or creator.
Short Film (Non-Fiction)
Red Bull / Red Bull Media House
Coming soon to Red Bull TV
Windsurf legend and waterman Jason Polakow searches for the perfect wave in Indonesia, but instead finds himself questioning the definition of perfection itself.
Red Bull / Pulse Films
10 x 30 minutes
Creator / Series Producer
A 10-part series showcasing the most eclectic and electric short films from around the world. Curators Clint Mansell (Moon; Black Swan), Lynne Ramsay (We Need to Talk About Kevin; Ratcatcher), BAFTA winner Samantha Morton (Control; The Last Panthers), Robert Eggers (The Witch) and Oscar winner Asif Kapadia (Senna; Amy) present a selection of their favourite short titles from the likes of PES, Jim Field Smith, Dan Sully, Aritz Moreno, Chema Garcia Ibarra and many more.
Red Bull / GoPro / Lukgood Productions
Concept / Producer / Director / Editor
A fresh perspective on the world’s weirdest and most wonderful carnivals and competitions. The Games of Strange format gets a first-person reboot with host Henry Jackson - who, armed to the teeth with GoPro action cameras - drags the audience into the middle of the madness.
In this pilot episode, Henry fights his way through the Battle of the Oranges in Ivrea, Italy, and meets the characters who make this Carnival so special.
Red Bull / Red Bull Media House / Various
30 x 30 minutes
Story Editor / Edit Producer (various episodes)
A 30-part culture and adventure documentary series. Featuring pro sumo wrestling's first ever Muslim competitor 'Osunaarashi' and his fights in and out of the sumo ring, visual artist Davide Quayola's quest to re-imagine the statues of Michelangelo using 21st century technology and teenage pilot Lydia Wetsi and the flying Ghanaian girls who deliver aid and information to cut-off communities, Bullit: The Documentary tells the stories of extraordinary people doing incredible things.
Stories from Bullit: The Documentary were later rebadged as All In With Laila Ali and broadcast on CBS.
Telly Award (2013) winner for writing.
Red Bull / Red Bull Media House
This film is internal-only
This short Red Bull compilation film celebrates the incredible moments of 2016 and the inspirational people that made them happen. Supporting the breathtaking and dramatic action sports, adventure and culture imagery is an evocative spoken word piece from SK Shlomo.
Behind the Scenes Spot
Red Bull TV / Red Bull Media House
Producer / Editor
A quick and dirty spot from the set of Let's Be Frank, the surf movie that's not a surf movie from director Peter Hamblin and Hamblin Imagery. Today's shoot involves big wave maniac Frank Solomon getting tips on his right hook as his character gets caught in a bareknuckle brawl.
Red Bull / Kastner & Partners
This car runs on adrenaline.
A spot to promote Red Bull Car Park Drift on Middle Eastern TV.
Canon / iceni.co
Canon returns to Milan Design Week at Milano Salone with NEOREAL in the Forest - an immersive multimedia experience.
We went behind the scenes at the exhibition to see how architect Ryuji Nakamura, mintdesigns designer and imaging artist Nobuhiro Shimura and Milan-based designer Hikaru Mori worked with Canon's digital imaging specialists to see their ideas come to life on Canon XEED projectors.