Congratulations to Line Producer - Tina Pawlik, the Production Team on DETECTORISTS has won a BAFTA Award for Scripted Comedy!
Congratulations to Director of Photography - Dirk Nel, MESSIAH AT THE FOUNDLING HOSPITAL has been nominated for a Royal Television Society Programme Award in the Arts category!
Premiering at the NYC Film Festival –Tommy Flanagan stars in WINTER as an alcoholic father who must come to terms with an emotional breakdown in order to save his relationship with his two young sons, 19 year-old Tom (TOM PAYNE) and 14 year-old Max (BILL MILNER); deeply moving and visually arresting; a poignant exploration of love, mortality and loss. Directed by Heidi Greensmith and Produced by Paula Crickard and Tilly Wood. Director of Photography – Joel Devlin
Released on 15 May, A ROYAL NIGHT OUT tells the story of when King George VI (played by Rupert Everett) gave his daughters permission to escape the confines of royal protocol and enjoy a night of “normality”. Based on when the future Queen and her sister, Princess Margaret, slipped out one night and mingled incognito with the teeming crowds on VE Day. Directed by Julian Jarrold and Produced by Robert Bernstein and Douglas Rae. Co Producer – Nick O’Hagan, Production Sound Mixer – Bruce Wills
Based on the novel Jambusters, new ITV drama HOME FIRES is set in the shadow of WW2 about a group of inspirational women living in rural Cheshire. Separated from their husbands, fathers, sons and brothers they band together as the Great Paxford Women’s Institute which keeps them going through these hard times. Starring Francesca Annis and Samantha Bond. Directed by Bruce Goodison and Robert Quinn, Produced by Jeremy Gwilt and Sue de Beauvoir. Director of Photogtraphy – Joel Devlin
From the creator of “Shameless”, comes new comedy crime drama NO OFFENCE. The series follows group of cops faced with the mighty task of enforcing the law on the ugly side of Manchester. A completely new and original take on crime dramas, it is somewhere between “Shameless” and “The Bill”, complete with the razor sharp wit we would expect from Paul Abbott! Directed by David Kerr and Anna Ferguson. Production Designer – Tom Sayer
MURDER IN SUCCESSSVILLE is set in the fictional city of Successville, populated by seedy imaginations of celebrities, part scripted, part improvised, celebrity guests are part of DI Sleets (Tom Davies) team of crime fighters solving a different murder mystery each week. The rookie/ celebrity helps to solve a murder under increasingly surreal and stressful circumstances, with lots of laughs and silliness - To give you a taster: “Mary Berry” runs a strip club called Soggy Bottoms. Directed by James Defont. Make-Up & Hair Designer – Jody Williams