A self shooting observational documentary producer/director making engaging, thought-provoking films about real people, often filming over extended timeframes.

  • Legend of Loch Lomond

    The first IMAX drama shot with location sound!

    “Set on the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, Scotland, Legend of Loch Lomond is the ghostly love story of a brave eighteenth century Highlander and his lovely Lowlander sweetheart cruelly separated by war but reunited in the 20th Century”.

    http://www.imax.com/movie/LegendOfLochLomond

    My Role
    Assistant Location Manager
    Director
    Mike Slee
    Company
    SK Films
    Year
    1999
    Format
    IMAX
    Duration
    1x 60'
  • The Creatives (Series II)

    Situation comedy inside an advertising company, featuring Jack Docherty and Moray Hunter.

    My Role
    Unit Manager
    Director
    Mike Slee
  • Harry & the Wrinklies

    Children's comedy-drama based on the book by Alan Temperley

    When 10 year old Harry is sent to stay with his great aunts at Lagg Hall, he thinks he's in for a very boring time. But his two aunts and their old wrinkly friends are not quite as Harry expected them to be - aren't they too old to be driving fast cars, climbing trees and robbing banks?

    My Role
    Unit Manager
    Company
    STV
    SMG
    Year
    1999
    Duration
    7x 30'
  • TVE Idents

    Spanish TV advert, with the brief of finding places in Scotland to look like rural Spain…

    My Role
    Unit Manager
    Company
    MTP
    TVE
    Year
    1999
  • Brotherly Love (Pilot)

    Starring Gregor Fisher and James Fleet, it was billed by some as a Scotland’s ‘Last of the Summer Wine’.

    My Role
    Assistant Location Manager
    Director
    Ian Burgoyne
    Company
    Wark Clements
    Year
    1999
    Channel
    BBC
    Duration
    6x30'
  • Billy & Zorba

    The friendship between a suicidal fisherman and a young boy, featuring James Cosmo

    For review see: http://www.eyeforfilm.co.uk/reviews.php?film_id=9785

    My Role
    Assistant Location Manager
    Director
    Brian Kirk
    Company
    Tartan Shorts
    Year
    1999
    Channel
    BBC Scotland
    Duration
    1x10'
  • Atlantic Telecom

    Ad campaign

    My Role
    Assistant Location Manager
    Company
    MTP
    Year
    1998
  • Taggart 43 ‘Blood lines’

    There’s been a murder… this time featuring a piranha tank.

    My Role
    Location Assistant
    Director
    Alan Macmillan 
    Company
    STV
    SMG
    Year
    1998
    Format
    16mm
    Duration
    1x60'
  • Young Persons Guide to becoming a Rock Star

    The ups and downs of making it in the tough world of the music industry as seen by the dole no-hopers 'Jocks Wa-Hey' from Glasgow.

    wikipedia article

    My Role
    Location Assistant
    Director
    Sheree Folkson
    Kieron J. Walsh
    Company
    Channel 4
    Year
    1998
    Duration
    6x35'
  • Duck

    Two hard-drinking lovers down on their luck, featuring Peter Mullan.

    My Role
    Location Assistant
    Director
    Kenneth Glenaan
    Company
    Tartan Shorts
    BBC
    Asylum Pictures
    Year
    1998
    Format
    super 16mm
    Duration
    1x15'
  • The Night Sweeper

    On a dark Glasgow night, Mick, a night sweeper, is desperately trying to catch the highlights of a crunch football match. As Mick struggles with the reception, the world conspires against him…

    My Role
    Production Co-ordinator
    Director
    Rachel Seiffert
    Company
    Prime Cuts
    STV
    Year
    1998
    Format
    16mm
    Duration
    1x7'
  • Roses of Picardy

    After stealing a Somme veteran's medal, a young man is haunted by visions of the war, while the old soldier relives his childhood for the first time since the war.

    http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/598153

    ***1998 Scottish New Talent BAFTA Best Script, nominated Best Production***

    My Role
    Producer
    Director
    Steven Mochrie
    Company
    Outsider Films Ltd
    Year
    1997
    Format
    super 16mm
    Duration
    1x22'
  • Smashing

    Nominated for a Best Performance Award at Scotland's New Talent BAFTAs.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/pressoffice/pressreleases/stories/2003/10_october/31/tartan_sredni_vashtar.shtml

    My Role
    Location Manager
    Director
    Angela M. Murray
    Company
    Smashing Productions
    Year
    1997
    Format
    16mm
    Duration
    1x10'
  • Ruby

    My Role
    Production Manager
    Director
    Rachel Seiffert
    Company
    First Reels
    STV
    Year
    1997
    Format
    16mm
    Duration
    1x5'

1995 – 1997 – various no-budget shorts in various capacities (camera/ production etc)