Selected work experience in UK and South Africa



Director and principal camera for:

IN YOUR SPACE – online series profiling creatives and their spaces.

ITI (International Trend Institute) brand building doci – “What women want from Fashion”

Union Swiss – ‘The Story of Lipidol’ – international brand promotional doci.

Unilever/Womeng (Women in Engineering)project doci.

MRP HOME – online series profiling artists in design.



Director and principal camera for:

UIA World Architecture film series continued.

Derivco (online gaming company) documentary.

‘The Jaipr Story’ – ITI (Internation Trend Institute) internal culture film and internet promo shorts filmed in Jaipur, India and Atlanta.

Unilever “Living Bold” campaign. (short profile/inspirational films)

Standard Bank Private Client Leaders Academy Films.

MRP HOME – online series profiling artists in home design.



Director and principal camera for:

Promo films for Beier shoes.

MRP stylists web series.

Henry Holland, Pixie Geldof and Kelly Osbourne for MRP shot in London studios.

Pond’s Gold Radiance with David Tlale web series.

UIA World Architecture film series.

Sunday Times newspaper online food series.



MRP TV commercials

Promo documentary film for Ignition, communication company.

Plascon Designing Spaces web series.

MRP promo “For the Love of Fashion”.

Union Swiss Bio –Oil documentary.

Smollan promo documentaries.

Vaseline tv stings.

Holly (musician) EPK. Mr Price Home Web series x 15 (on going)



MRP TV commercials with Agness Deyn.

Long Miles Coffee Doci

Kirsten Goss jewellery designer promo film.

Holmes Bros fashion promo film.

Wonderbag commercial.



MRP – TV commercials, Durban Film Festival Promo. The Ride TV series promo



MRP TV commercials



Shot and Direct behind the scenes of ‘The Making of Maakbet’ and film collaboration between the UK and SA.

Training Ed Stafford to self shoot his documentary series.



Filming and editing pilots programmes for Amaze TV including “Dom Jolly” and ‘British Eccentrics’ series



Shoot and Edit for ‘Horse Whisperer’ series – Simon and Simon Productions.

Director – Brand commercial for Lil-lets South Africa.


2006 – 2007      

DV Director and Associate Producer Jack Osbourne Adrenaline Junkie 3. – Contributor selection and location producing and filming in Sarawak, Finland, China, Mongolia and USA

Producer/Director – The Clothes Show – Fashion Programme – BBC

Shooting AP – Ch 4 – “Wife Swap” – RDF Media

Director/Camera/Edit – ‘Life’s a Beach’ pilot for BBC Food – SA.

‘Associate Producer – Ginger TV – “Crucify Me’ 1 hour religious doc in     Phillipines and Israel for Five.

Assistant Development Producer and Editor for SKY series- Leopard Films.

Editor – Topical TV – ’City Hospital’.

Shooting AP – Ginger TV – ITV pilot ‘Revenge Squad’ street magic/obdoc.

Shooting AP Talkback Thames TV – BBC2 ‘How to Bring your Husband to

Heel’ -6 part, hidden camera.

DV Director -Ginger TV – Ch 4 ‘Extreme Celebrity Detox’ – 5×60 min                                                                     observational documentary series -on location Slovenia and Peru.

Director/Camera/Edit Bedales School – UK documentary.

Director – RT Jeans Commercials- South Africa.

Editor – Topical TV – BBC2 ‘City Hospital’ .


2002 – 2003    

Assistant Editor (Avid) at The Post Factory London for Talkback UK production.

Offline Editor – ‘Escape to the Country’ BBC1

Short films for the UK design industry including ‘SCIN’ design series.

Two x 60 min retail research productions for documentarian Neville Trickett

160 min of conceptual and dramatised video for the staging of a chamber opera based on Anton Chekov’s short story ‘The Black Monk’ – Bloomsbury Theatre London.



Signed as a commercial Director for Annex Films London

DV cam operator on Tony Scott production, shooting 8hr F15 fighter pilot documentary – Lakenheath Airbase, England for CBS Network. On contract to ION Facilities (UK)


1996 – 2001            

Red Pictures, sole proprietor. A Video Production Company with freelance crew based in Durban, South Africa, productions include:

Contributing Researcher, Producer, Director on 27 part weekly info-entertainment series ‘Big City’ screened on MNET Channel and contracted by Endemol SA. Won National Avanti Award for Best Magazine Programme.

Contracted to Garrett Kani Film Productions as a Commercial Director produced 35mm and digital commercials.

Producer / Director on broadcast TV and cinema commercials shot on betacam sp; digital betacam; dv cam incl. Food, clothing, cosmetics, carpets, jewellery, hardware and lifestyle commercials.

Direction and selected camera for 3 x 26min sporting programmes on the ‘Ocean Warriors’ broadcast MNET Channel.

26min doco on 5 Zulu surfers ‘Sex Wax and Dreadlocks’ broadcast ETV Channel.

Private and promotional documentaries including ‘The Miracles of St. Verde’ screened at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York and the Pompidou in Paris.

DV Camera operator for own productions and for South African Broadcast Corporation Special Features including a breast cancer documentary.

Music promo video for World music group THC and various fashion and art installation projects.

1994 – 1996 

Director and online editor for the Video Lab Group, South Africa.

Commercials, broadcast inserts and corporate videos.


Editor for Reuters Television freelanced for BBC and SKY News.

1992 – 1994 

Online editor, vision mixer and final mix operator at the South African Broadcast Corporation. Insert Director for various programmes; fashion, music, art and entertainment.


2003            Avid Express DV -in house – The Post Factory. London

2002            Avid Media Composer Editing Course – version 100 – Vet training. London

2001            Raindance- Dov Simmins Producer Course. London

1996            Fast Editing Course. DV Cam Course – Reeltime Studios. South Africa

1992            Diploma in Video Technology. Technikon Natal, South Africa –

Best Student Director