Director : Cinematographer
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About

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ABOUT

George is a self-shooting Director / Cinematographer known for his distinctive cinematic content. Initially working in Documentary with credits on Channel 4, BBC, ITV and online broadcasters. George is now also working in branded content and commercials, creating content for VW, Sainsburys, National Trust, Glenmorangie, Scottish Power to name a few. George has also moved into the world of fiction and has DoPed two dramas currently in the post production process.

Showreel : Credits


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Documentary

WW2s Great Escapes: Freedom Trails - (Channel 4/Seadog Productions) - Second Camera - 4x 1hour series following daring escapes of the second world war.

National Geographic - (Mark Chaudoir/National Geographic) Camera op – A short film showcasing London as a national park city

The Princes Trust - (Beagle Media) Director/producer - 8x shorts documentary films about children/young adults helped by The Princes Trust.

The Princes Trust- (Beagle Media/The Princes Trust) D.O.P/Editor - 20x3min short documentary's about children/young adults helped by The Princes Trust.

Memories Of War – Director/D.O.P – 10min documentary-drama following an ex-soldier and war poet through his memories of conflict, combining interview, poetry and drama. (Winner of Best Student Film IWM film festival - RTS nominated - International Welsh Film Festival nominated)

Back To Baseics - (EPIC TV/Hot Rod Productions) – Camera operator/remote access camera man. A web series following the recovery of injured B.A.S.E jumper Jamie Flynn from the initial accident to his first Wing-suit flight

Swn10 - (S4C/OnPar Production) Specialty camera op - documentary following Cardiff's biggest inner-city festival Swn.

“Working title” - (Public Pictures) D.O.P - A new documentary in development based on the book "The London Monster" by Jan Bondeson

Fog Of Sex- (Visual Influence/NFS) Camera assistant/Focus puller - A lottery funded 60-minute drama documentary concerning student sex workers. (Winner BAFTA Cymru 2016 Best Cinematography.)

236 meters of Istanbul - (HDrock) Director/ D. O. P. 1x10 min B.A.S.E jumping short following a British athlete at the 2014 B.A.S.E world cup.

Swansea Market - (BBC Wales/Indus films) 2nd camera/Camera assistant. A documentary series following Swansea market and its traders.

Sennybridge Assault - (Zipline Creative) 2nd camera/Camera assistant & stills photographer. A shoot with the British Army posing as “imbedded media” in a combat situation at the abandoned village being attacked by the Taliban (Ghurkhas) – SENTA, Brecon.

Painting Humanity - (BBC – Indus films 1 x 30 mins.) Camera assistant/Runner. An arts documentary about the ARTES MUNDI Prize held at The National Museum of Wales.

Children of the Road - (CBBC/Indus Films – 1x30mins) Camera/sound assistant & stills photographer. A portrait of children living under threat of eviction on the largest Irish traveller site in Britain.

Wild Woods - (BBC – Indus films - 1x30mins) Camera operator. A documentary about working and living in woodland in Wales.

An American in Aberfan - (BBC Wales – 1x60mins) Camera assistant/Runner An exploration of grief on the 40th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster and the creation of an artwork by American artist Shimon Attie. Winner Celtic Media Festival 2007 – Best Documentary. 2008 DVD Published with Shimon Attie’s book “The Attraction of Onlookers” (Parthian). 2009 Screened at the National Museum Wales to compliment the finished artwork by Shimon Attie.


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Fiction

Desperate Measures Working Title (Independant) DoP - 1x 30min Drama, still in the Edit.

Handstand Working title (Independant) DoP - 1x 30min Drama, still in the Edit.

The Good Drug Dealer (Tred films) Second Unit Camera operator - A 30-minute drama concerning drug abuse in the South Wales valleys.

Nicci (Gibran Charity/Purple cabbage media.) DoP - A short drama-documentary concerning prostitution on the streets of Swansea

Big Macs wholly soul band - (Red Beetle films, 2016) DoP - 1x3min music video

The Devil’s Vice (GIFT/Gwent Police) 1st unit camera assistant. A feature length horror film about domestic violence. The film was broadcast on BBC Wales 2014.

Behind Closed Doors (D.O.P Keefa Chan) 1st AC/Focus Puller. A 30min drama about gangs and police brutality in South London.

Porterfield Music Video (Universal Studios/D.O.P Keefa Chan) 1’st AC/Focus Puller. A mad max style music video.

Muse (A short drama by Massimo Salvato) Runner. An independent film currently in festivals around the world.

COW (Tred Films/Gwent Police 1x30 mins) Camera/lighting assistant & stills photographer. A drama about a young woman who kills five people whilst texting and driving. Broadcast BBC Wales and BBC 3. Nominated for Best Short Film – BAFTA Cymru Awards 2010.


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COMMERCIAL

VW - (Adam and Eve) Shooting Director - 30second social piece showcasing four SUV cars traveling through landscape.

National Trust - (Cowshed) Shooting Director - 3 films to accompany a National Trust campaign with rugby player Jamie Roberts.

Ardbeg Whisky - (Bright Partnerships) Shooting Director - Short film following journalists on adventures around Islay for new bottle release, AO.

Glenmorangie Whisky - (Bright partnerships) DoP - A short film shot in NYC for a specialty bottle release, Pride 1974.

Greenwich Museums - (People Can Run) DoP - multiple short films showcasing different sections of the museums.

Development bank Wales - (Cowshed) DoP/Director - 7x 2min Documentary case study commercials following business's DBW have financed.

KPMG - (Beagle media) D.O.P - 1x4min commercial shot in NYC about 4 KPMG employees that do a range of interesting hobbies from marathon running to human rights advocacy.

UBS - (Beagle media) D.O.P - 1x3min commercial about two UBS employees that are stunt pilots and Endurance cyclists (Stedicam and slow-mo)

Intellectual property office - (Redbeetle Films) DoP - Christmas advert highlighting rip off presents.

Ardbeg Whisky - (Sea-dog productions) Camera op - 3x1min Instagram films about an adventure race held for Whisky Journalists in the mountains of Scottish island Islay.

The Prince’s Trust – (Beagle Media, London) – D.O.P/Editor – Shot and Edited 22 short documentary films for The Prince’s Trust.

The Essence of Agatha Christie (The Agatha Christie Trust) D. O. P - 12x3 min shorts documentary film about the life and passions of Agatha Christie commissioned for the Agatha Christie website, featuring her grandson Mathew Pritchard.

Intellectual Property Office – (Red Beetle films/I.P.O) D.O.P – a series of short films showing caseing new inventions going to patent. (Slow mo and Stedicam)

Scottish power - (Iconic agency) D.O.P/Rope access camera - 1x1min commercial in which a BASE jumper light up with L.E.D lights jumps a night off an Italian cliff face.

Ram Raid (Hot Rod Productions/Swiss Police) Camera operator/remote access cameraman. A short film for the Swiss Police.

Japanese Tobacco Industries - (Beagle Media) D.O.P - 1x5min info commercial about government changes to cigarette box’s.

Fletcher King Property - (Beagle Media) D.O.P - 1x6min commercial about a central London building renovation, shot over the space of a year.

Royal Engineering society – (Beagle Media) Producer/D.O.P – 3x5min short documentary style films explaining the story behind 3 innovative inventions shortlisted for the Mac Roberts award.

NHS wales – (Gingenious/NHS) Camera assistant – A broadcast commercial for about blood donation in wales.

Euro Football commercial (S4C) Camera assistant – A broadcast commercial about the Welsh football team for the euro’s 2016.

Ardbeg whiskey - (Sea-dog productions) Lighting Camera op/ Drone camera op – short commercial and Instagram videos about Ardbeg and their adventure race. (4K delivery)

Lotus Renault F1 Team Commercial. (Tigerlilly productions/Olly Lambert) - Camera assistant/2nd Camera operator.

NHS Commercial (Gingenious films) Camera assistant. High end promo for NHS Wales.

Council Commercial (Zipline Creative) Camera assistant/stills photographer. A dramatised commercial for Caerphilly Council.

The Rooms (Light Trap Films) Director/Camera operator. A promo for a large-scale art installation project in Bristol.

Mametz (National Theatre Wales/Light Trap Films.) Camera operator. Behind-the-scenes film of the First World War site-specific theatre production.

Praxis Makes Perfect & Silly Kings (Light Trap films & National Theatre Wales) Camera operator. Two short ‘behind the scenes’ films for National Theatre Wales.