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Whose Disability? (1981, 20 mins) with Steve Hawley, Nic Gibson

The Science Mix (1982, 7 mins) with Steve Hawley

Second To None (1983, 52 minutes, C4)

The Compensation Games (1983, 52 minutes, C4)

Paralympics ’84 (1984, 45 minutes, C4)

No Faith in Us (1984, 52 minutes, C4)

Gold (1985, 45 minutes, C4)

Care in the Community (1985, 52 minutes, C4)

Separate Development (1986, 52 minutes, C4)

The Business Exchange (1986, multiple episodes, C4)

The Chemistry Set (1987, 11 mins) with Steve Hawley

The Kielder Challenge (1987, 29 minutes, BBC) with Jeremy Gibson

The Education Programme (1987, multiple episodes, BBC)

Greening The Classroom (1988, 29 minutes, BBC)

Video Diaries (1990, 52 minutes, multiple episodes, BBC) Emmy Award winner

Teenage Diaries (1992, 52 minutes, multiple episodes, BBC)

Three Minutes (1993, 3 minutes, multiple episodes, ITV)

Good Morning Diaries (1994, 5 minutes, multiple episodes, BBC)

Language Lessons (1994, 35 minutes, C4) with Steve Hawley

Trade Secrets (1995, 9 minutes, multiple episodes, C4)

Comic Relief Diaries (1995, 4 minutes, multiple episodes, BBC)

Michelle’s Story (1995, 38 minutes, BBC) RTS Award winner

Raw (1997, 29 minutes, BBC)

Brighton Beats (2001, 24 minutes, multiple episodes, ITV)

St Dunstans  (2002, 24 minutes, multiple episodes, ITV)

Artists in Residence x 2 (2003, 25 minutes, C5)

Making History (2006, 15 minutes, DVD)

Skillset Stories (2008, 10 minutes, web)

The Politics of Glastonbury (2009, 10 minutes, web)

New Year, New You (2013, 30 second commercial, ITV)

The Last Taboo (2014, 24 minutes, Community Channel, web) BUFVC Award winner

Stranger Than Known (2015, 10 minutes, installation) with Steve Hawley

The Sea Inside (2015, 3 minutes, web)

Play and Creativity (2016, 5 minutes, Winchester University)

Island Pride (2018, 9 minutes, BBC)

Freedom to Speak Up Guardians (2019, 4 mins, Hampshire NHS Trust)

Love Beyond Borders (2019, 13 minutes, web) (password: Love Beyond Borders)

Showcase Trailer (2019, 1 min. Cinema)

Tinnitus (2020, 10 mins, BBC Inside Out)

Vectis (2020, 10 mins, BBC Inside Out)

 

 

Summary

 

 

 

Representing voices not often heard on television has been a hallmark of much of my broadcast work. After directing six documentaries for Channel 4 in the 1980's including the influential Paralympics '84, I produced for the BBC’s Emmy-award winning series Video Diaries and Teenage Diaries. Whilst at the BBC I conceived the Mass Observation-inspired series Video Nation, a camcorder anthropology of everyday life, which went on to win a European Prix Iris. This success was further extended by the ‘first person’ documentary Michelle’s Story for BBC1's 1995 Comic Relief season, winning an RTS award.

 

Once the internet arrived I headed up the BBC's first New Media department, creating interactive programming for their new digital channels and later supervised the live stream for the debut UK series of Big Brother in 2000. I have maintained my collaboration with video artist Steve Hawley, which has included The Science Mix (1983, Stedelijk, MoMA, NY), Language Lessons (1995, Channel 4 and internal screenings) and, more recently, South Home Town (2015, New York Independent Film Festival).

 

I continue to make documentaries for broadcasters and independently, including The Last Taboo, Pride UK, Love Beyond Borders, Vectis and Tinnitus.

 

 

 

 

 

Chronology

 

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