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'3.5' (Working Title)- MOTTO FILMS, NY, JAN 2014- CURRENT
Feature doc revolving around the murder trial of African American teenager Jordan Davis.
Director: Marc Silver, Exec Producer: Orlando Bagwell
LANCE ARMSTRONG: STOP AT NOTHING- PASSION PICTURES/ABC, 2013
90 minute feature documentary to be broadcast on ABC
Director: Alex Holmes, Exec Producer: John Battsek
DAU - 2012-2013
Phenomen UK Ltd
Dir: Ilya Khrzhanovsky, Producer: Phillipe Bober
EDITOR, two feature length films
SONNY ROLLINS: BEYOND THE NOTES — BBC ARENA, 2012
60 minutes and 77 minute cut currently touring cinemas & festivals
Broadcast on BBC, February 17th 2012. Directed by Dick Fontaine, Series Editor, Anthony Wall.
NOMINATED for BEST ARTS DOC at THE GRIERSON AWARDS 2012 FEATURE VERSION SCREENING NOV 10th at THE ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL.
JASON BECKER- NOT DEAD YET— DOGWOOF INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTION, 2012
Nominated for The Grierson Awards 2013
WINNER OF CRYSTAL HEART FOR DOCUMENTARY, Heartland Film Festival, Indianapolis 2012
WINNER of BEST DOCUMENTARY, Calgary International Film Festival, 2012,
WINNER of SPECIAL JURY AWARD for INSPIRATION, Hamptons International Film Festival, 2012
WINNER of GRAND JURY AWARD, Biografilm Fest International Celebration of Lives, Bologna, Italy,2012. WINNER of AUDIENCE AWARD and JURY PRIZE, BEST DOCUMENTARY, Cinequest 2012.
WINNER of BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE, Chicago International Movie and Music Festival, 2012. PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD ranked 8th at HotDocs 2012.
BIFA NOMINATED 2012
In competition at Jecheon, Korea, Athens International Film Festival. Nominated for Full Frame Inspiration Award, The Guggenheim Emerging Artist Award, Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award and Full Frame Audience Award.
Four star review at: cine-vue.com/2012/09/film-review-jason-becker-not-dead-yet.html &: blogs.ocweekly.com/navelgazing/2012/05/jason_becker_not_dead_yet_newp.php Recent press at: abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/assignment_7&id=8567287 Trailer at: vimeo.com/39405460
MISERY LOVES COMPANY — JOEY TWO TIMES PRODUCTIONS, 2007
My debut film which premiered at The Berlin International Film Festival 2007 and continued to Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival, Guadalajara International Film Festival, The Film Society of Lincoln Center, New York and at The Istanbul Modern.
LAUGHTER CLUB — LAUGHTER FILMS, 2006
THE FOOTBALL FACTORY — VERTIGO, 2005
TITLE SEQUENCE DIRECTOR/EDITOR
IT’S ALL GONE PETE TONG — VERTIGO, 2004
FEATURE FILMS (IN PROGRESS):
UNTITLED MAGNUM MOVIE 2013-2014
ALL I AM — 2012
Hybrid feature documentary featuring the lives of prima-ballerinas Marinella Nunes and Thiago Soares. Directed by Beadie Finzi, Produced by Nikki Parrot/Tigerlily Films.
EDITOR (IN PRODUCTION)
THE DO GOODERS — 2012
Directed by Chloe Ruthven.
BLOCKHEADS — 2012
Feature revolving around the late singer, Ian Dury’s longtime band.
EDITOR (IN PRE-PRODUCTION)
DYLAN — 2012
Selected as part of The Cannes Film Festival 2012, HotDocs Toronto 2012, Visions Du Reel 2012, San Francisco Indie Fest 2012, Rooftop New York 2012, Tel Aviv Film Festival 2012. Nominated for The British Council Award for Best New Short 2012, The Sheffield Doc Fest Award for Best Short Doc 2012 WINNER: 2nd prize Best International Film at San Sebastian Film Festival 2011 Honorary Mention at the London Documentary Film Festival 2011 and nominated for Best UK Emerging Director. Longlisted for Best Student Documentary Film at the Grierson Awards 2011
LUNCH DATE — HARRY DODD-NOBLE, 2012
WINNER of BEST SHORT FILM at ASPEN FILM FESTIVAL 2012
Nominated for Best Short Film at the Santa Barbara Film Festival 2012
BERTIE CRISP— NFTS, 2011
WINNER- BRITISH ANIMATION AWARDS- People's Choice- BEST SHORT 2012 WINNER- Best of Festival AUDIENCE AWARD- FLIP International Animation Festival 2012 WINNER- Best Animation- Van D’Or Awards, 2012 Selected for the International London Animation Festival 2011, South Korea Film Festival 2011, Bristol Encounters International Film Festival 2011, Los Angeles Laughter Festival 2011, LA Comedy Shorts 2012, Flicker Fest, Australia 2012, Dresden Filmfest 2012 and the International Festival of Animated Film, Czech Republic 2012
RECOMPENSE— NFTS, 2011
Selected as part of The New York Independent International Film Festival 2011 WINNER- Best Directional Debut, Best International Actor, Best International Actress. Selected for Clint Eastwood's Carmel Film Festival 2012.
FOR MEGAN — NFTS, 2011
Selected for Bristol Encounters International Film Festival 2011 and the London Short Film Festi-
val 2012 - Nominated for BEST UK SHORT
THE PROTEGE — DOUBLE GUSSET PRODUCTIONS, 2010
Comedy written & performed by Ali G Show writer Jamie Glassman, directed by Huse Monfaradi.
ONCE — NFTS, 2009
Directed by Kristof Bilson. A fascinating trip in Manchester's rock scene, seen through the eyes of
women who have left it behind, alive and dead.
COMMERCIALS, VIRALS & PROMOS:
PITSTOP CREW 360— R/GA, UNILEVER
4X3 minutes EDITOR/SOUND DESIGN
Short documentary films created for Formula 1 and Rexona.
Directed by Olly Lambert
GREAT BRITISH SHORTS— BBC, MAYA VISION
Short films created as companion pieces for the main BBC2 series, written and presented by his-
torian Michael Woods.
PWC ‘TRANSFORM’— THE EDGE PRODUCTIONS
Corporate software introduction video, green-screen /animation editing, directed by George Mil-
PWC ‘THE EZ GUIDE’— THE EDGE PRODUCTIONS
Corporate comedy sketches for Price Waterhouse Cooper, directed by George Milton.
LET’S GET TOGETHER— COCA COLA, AMARILLO
Corporate hybrid animation, documentary films for Coca Cola’s ‘green’ website.
MAGNUM PHOTOS — MAGNUM NEW YORK
DIRECTOR, EDITOR, CAMERA
Films broadcast on slate.com, distributed through the Washington Post and used on Mag-
num’s website. Some reedited as podcasts for Nokia.
LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL — KODAK COMMERCIAL AWARDS 2011
WRITER, DIRECTOR, EDITOR
WINNER BEST INNOVATION
8000 MEMORIES — KODAK COMMERCIAL AWARDS 2010
WRITER, DIRECTOR, EDITOR
WINNER BEST EDITOR
AVID MEDIA COMPOSER (ADRENALINE), FINAL CUT PRO 7, AFTER EFFECTS, PHOTOSHOP, COLOR, MOTION
CHELSEA SCHOOL OF ART BA (HONS) & MA FINE ART
NATIONAL FILM & TELEVISION SCHOOL
DAVID LEAN SCHOLARSHIP, SCREEN WEST AWARD for EDITING Awarded a DOUBLE DISTINCTION
One-to-one technical edit tutor, teaching FCP since 2005 and more recently, AVID editing techniques and critique. Teaching and working alongside various industry, including commercials directors, producers and cinematographers, to give them an advanced understanding of the ‘edit’ and more control with their own low budget projects.
In February 2012, I took part in a seminar, revolving around the post production of the ‘Sonny Rollins: Beyond the Notes’ film for BBC at the NFTS and in November at the Royal Festival Hall. Numerous Q and As at various international film festivals.
Also, participated about trends in editing at the annual NFTS post production supervision board meeting 2012 & 2013
Resident DJ at Rob da Bank’s (Bestival/ Radio 1) Sunday Best club for 10 years.
Berlin Talent Campus participant 2010.
Associate member of the British Guild of Film & Television Editors.
Available on request.