Peter Miller Production Manager/Line Producer
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Peter Miller
Home telephone: 01263 588110
Mobile telephone: 07885 516940
Email: pmburper@gmail.com

About me: I am a highly experienced Line Producer/Production Manager.

My career started in theatre before moving into television with BBC drama. I worked there as an AFM, before promotion to Location Manager and Production Manager. My freelance my work has diversified to include children’s drama, features, documentaries, music and animation. Credits include the RTS award winning ’Queen’s Nose’, Bafta award winning ’Giblet Boys’, Emmy award winning ’America, The Story of Us’, a 3D project for the ENO, several Discovery Drama-Doc series and the independent feature film ’Captain Webb’.

I have managed Single camera drama and documentary productions as well as multi camera OBs. I have also worked in HD UHD/4K and 3D and I have an extensive knowledge of post production, including animation/CG effects. I have managed projects all over the UK as well as abroad in Africa, Asia, Europe, Canada and the US.

Clean Driving License.

27 years experience.

Genre: Animation, Childrens, Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary, Factual Entertainment, Feature Films, Natural History, Observational Documentary, Outside Broadcasts

Additional skills: 16mm or 35mm, Archive, EP Budgeting, EP Scheduling, Health And Safety, Negotiating a contract with a broacaster

Overseas experience in: Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Lithuania, Norway, Peru, Romania, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Spain, United States of America.

Willing to be based in: Will consider any base, Any location/country

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Credits

HOW TO ROB A BANK

Production company: Antenna Pictures; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary; Broadcaster: Viceland.

8 x 1hr episode drama Doc series. First person narrative telling the stories of eight American bank robbers. Documentary shot across the US and drama shot in and around Cape Town, South Africa, Series Producer Roz Bain, Executive Producer, Kim Flitcroft.


PROJECT MANAUS (working title)

Production company: Silvervan ; On-screen credit: Drama Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary; Broadcaster: Netflix.

7 x 1hr episode ’whodunit’ drama doc series, focussing on the drugs trade, organised crime and Brazilian TV. shot on location in Manaus and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Director Marcello Galvao, Series Showrunner, Alex Marengo


THE LAST TSARS

Production company: Nutopia; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary; Broadcaster: Netflix.

6 Part series, I was involved with setting up and facilitating the drama shoot in Lithuania.


PEOLE MOVING PIXELS/TALKING TOM AND FRIENDS

Production company: People Moving Pixels ; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Animation; Broadcaster: Youtube Channel - Online.

Set-up and staffing of new animation studio in Tenerife, with voice recording in Los Angeles for 52 part animated series. Features voices of Colin Hanks, Tom Kenny, Lisa Schwartz, Maria Bamford, James Adomian. Producer Linni Rita Gad, Supervising Director Stefan Fjeldmark.


GYPSY'S REVENGE

Production company: Lightbox; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery.

2 hour, Feature Drama Documentary investigating the extraordinary murder of a mid-west woman in 2015. Shot across the US, from Louisiana to Chicago, with a drama recon shoot in South Africa. Director, Jesse Vile, Exec Producers. Suzanne Lavery, Jonathan Chinn & Simon Chinn.


DEATH IN MECCA

Production company: BBC; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC Worldwide.

1 x 60 minute documentary about the 1979 takeover of Mecca’s Grand Mosque by Islamic militants. A key event behind the foundation of of Al-Qaeda and modern Islamist extremism. Set up recon drama shoot in Jordan and extensive CGI to deliver film for tight festival exhibition and TX deadlines. Producer Eli Melki, Drama Director Will Aspinall, Exec Producer Greg Lanning.


COCONUT

Production company: Big Deal Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Comedy, Drama; Broadcaster: BBC.

10 x 6 minute comedy (sit-com) series for BBC 3, shot on location in London. Producer Dhanny Joshi, Director Mustafa Kseibati.


ANCIENT ASSASSINS

Production company: World Media Rights Productions; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery AHC and Sky Vision.

10 x 1 hr programmes. The story of historical special forces who used innovative means to overcome their enemies in battle. A variety of locations and different periods covering stories from Ancient Greece, Rome, the far east, Renaissance Italy and Medieval Briton, amongst others, with a mixture of documentary and drama reconstruction.


BRITESPARK FILMS

Production company: BriteSpark Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary, Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: Various.

‘Handsome Devils’ 10 x 60 minute drama/documentary for Discovery ID (US), shot UK, USA and Canada. ‘Did He Do It?’ 6 x 60 minute drama/documentary for Discovery ID (US), shot USA and Canada. ‘Left for Dead by the Yorkshire Ripper’ 1 x 60 minute documentary for Channel 5. Shot in Leeds/Yorkshire. ‘Diamond Geezers’ 1 x 60 minute obs doc for ITV, Hatton Garden revealed. ‘The Wives Did It’ 3 x 60 minute documentary for Discovery ID, shot UK, USA and Canada. ‘Outrageous Engineering Blunders – Fixed’ 6 x 60 minute magazine/documentary for Discovery Europe, shot UK and many countries worldwide. ‘Rogue Landlords and Nightmare Tennants’ 6 x 60 minute obs doc for Channel 5, shot UK ‘The Pusher’ 1 x 60 minute documentary for Channel 4, shot Manchester.


CAPTAIN WEBB

Production company: Marathon Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Films.

Feature Film telling the story of Captain Matthew Webb, the first man to swim the English Channel. Staring Warren Brown and Steve Oram. Directed by Justin Hardy and Produced by Jack Fishburn and Muiraenn Price


THE TRAILER PARK BOYS LIVE IN F**KIN’ DUBLIN

Production company: Swearcom (Canada); On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Comedy, Drama; Broadcaster: Netflix.

Come-back Special. For their rehabilitation community service, a stage performance shot on HD at Dublin’s Olympia Theatre from the Canadian comedy trio. Director Jeremy Chipper, Producer Gary Howsam


VERY FEW FISH

Production company: BBC Drama; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Comedy, Drama.

Pilot production of new drama/comedy - shot on Cannon C300 on locations in East London. Producer, Jack Cheshire, Director, Alex Winckler


SUNKEN GARDEN

Production company: Red Ted Films for English National Opera.; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama, Music.

Film elements of mixed film and live performance opera, compsed and directed by Michel van der Aa. Libretto by David Mitchell. 2D and 3D filming in London and Cornwall.


DRIFT

Production company: Max Jourdan Films Ltd; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: Film.

45 minute film shot on the island of Porquerolles, Provence. Drama shot on Arri Alexa and featuring Rocky Marshall, Nancy Trotter-Landry, Olivier Loustau and Kamel Abdelli. Produced and Directed by Max Jourdan


THE MEN OF WASHEM STATION

Production company: OR Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Arabiya.

1 hour observational documentary shot in a busy fire station in Riyadh. Includes work with a number of camera formats - including thermal imaging. Producer/Director Tom Roberts


SAUDI ARABIA'S WAR ON DRUGS

Production company: OR Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Arabiya.

Film about the drugs problem in Saudi Arabia and the measures being taken to fight it. Shot on HD and includes covert filming of drug surveilance and raids. Director/Producer Nick London


HISTORY OF EDUCATION IN SAUDI ARABIA

Production company: OR Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Arabiya.

1 hour film shot on HD in Saudi Arabia. Director/Producer McDonald Brown


LONDON: THE INSIDE STORY

Production company: Popkorn TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel 5.

6 x 1 hour episodes shot in Westminster on HD. Observational ’fly on the wall’ documentary about the work of Westminster City Council.


THE PEOPLE SPEAK

Production company: History Channel; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Music; Broadcaster: History Channel.

1 x 90 minutes. Televised theatre event celebrating 500 years of protest and dissent in the UK and Ireland. Based on the American show of the same name, the cast includes Saffron Burrows, Keira Knightley, Sir Ben Kingsley, Sir Ian McKellen and a host of acting luminaries, with music from Joss Stone, Tom Robinson, The Unthanks and others. Exec Producer, Delissa Needham, Producer, Miriam Lyons, TV OB Director, Stuart McDonald, Stage Directors, Anthony Arnove and Colin Firth (who also narrated the stage show).


AMERICA, THE STORY OF US

Production company: Nutopia; On-screen credit: Post Production Supervisor; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: History.

12 x 1hr drama/doc series covering US history from 1600 to the present day. Shot and finished on HD with extensive CGI and archive sequences. Series introduced by US President Obama for its premiere screening. Series nominated for 4 Emmy Awards, it won the Emmy for Sound Design and Mix. Exec Producer Jane Root, Senior Producer, Ben Goold, Series Producers, Kathryn Taylor and Ben Fox


WILL’S DIARIES

Production company: Quercus Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Films.

Romantic Comedy/Drama shot on Red One Camera in Stratford on Avon and London, Producer, Brian Hamilton, Director, Charis Orchard


RONACHAN FILMS

Production company: Ronachan Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC/C4.

Worked as cover for the HoP during the summer period, covering a number of documentaries at various stages in the production cycle.


THE ANIMAL`S GUIDE TO SURVIVAL

Production company: Animal Planet; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery.

7 x 1 hour documentary series, shot internationally on HD and concerned with the impact of climate change on wildlife habitats


W10 LDN

Production company: Kudos.; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: BBC.

Gritty 1 hr pilot drama, shot on Hi Def, using P2 tapeless Panasonic system. Set on White City Estate in West London, largely shot at night. Directed by Menaj Hudah and Produced by Tim Cole, the team behind `Kidulthood`.


TONI BISCOTTI`S SCHOOL FOR DRAMATIC YOUTH

Poquito Ltd -Nickelodeon Shot on Digi-Beta. Pilot for improvised comedy drama set in an eccentric stage school and shot on location near London.


PODVILLE

Magic Lantern Productions - BBC Education. 15 x 5 minute interactive drama episodes shot on HD and HDV. Studio/Location shoot in Cardiff of fantasy/comedy drama based internet download teaching game. Shot both in English and Welsh languages.


THE GREY MAN

Production company: Leopardrama; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: BBC.

1 hour drama film. Adaptation of an Andy McNab novella. Shot on locations around London. Cast includes Danial Ryan, Olivia Coleman, Christopher Fulford and Daisy Donovan. Producer, Amanda Jenks, Director, Declan O’Dwyer


TOTALY FRANK, SERIES 1 & 2

Production company: Initial; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Initial - Channel 4 2 x 13 x 30 minutes drama series shot on and finished in High Definition. Locations in and around London. Youth drama with strong music content about four girls who form a band.


THE QUEENS NOSE, 7 SERIES (1995 -2003)

Film & General Productions - BBC 6 x 30 minutes drama series shot on location in Digi Beta and Hi Def . Series 1 winner of RTS award for Best Childrens Drama. Series 2 and 3 winner of the Sony Award for Digital Cinematography.


FUNGUS THE BOGEYMAN

IndieKids/Galafilm - BBC/CBC. 3 x 1hr episodes. Shot on Digi Beta in the UK and Canada. Line Producer on the UK end of UK/Canada co-production. A mixture of Live action and motion capture animation.


DEAD LINE

Platinum Film & Television - Channel 4 30 minute film shot on Super 16mm. Scripted by Ariel Dorfman and shot on locations around London.


LIFE FORCE

Childs Play Production - ITV 13 x 30 minute science fiction drama shot on Digibeta in northern England and Scotland.


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