Robert Ford Producer / Line Producer / Production Manager
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Robert Ford
Mobile telephone: 07754479501
Email: robertjamesford@gmail.com

8.8 years experience.

Genre: Current Affairs, Documentary, Feature Films, Multi camera Studio, Natural History, News, Observational Documentary, Online Content, Sport

Additional skills: Archive, Extreme Filming Geographical, Extreme Filming Political, File Based Formats, Health And Safety, Underwater Filming

Overseas experience in: Australia, Belgium, France, Italy, Mexico, Monaco, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States of America.

Willing to be based in: Will consider any base

Languages: native English

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Credits

’Make Us Dream’

Production company: Box to Box Films; On-screen credit: Location Production Manager (UK); Programme type: Documentary, Feature Films; Broadcaster: Amazon Prime.

1x90. Feature documentary.


Netflix / Formula 1 doc series

Production company: Box To Box Films; On-screen credit: Field Producer; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Netflix .

10x60. Field Producer for documentary series about Formula One for Netflix. Location filming in ten countries around the world. From the makers of the Oscar-winning ’Amy’ and ’Senna’.


Untitled feature documentary

Production company: Passion Pictures / Jigsaw Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Feature Films; Broadcaster: Feature doc.

Confidential - NDA signed. Line producer on location for green-screen studio and London location shoots.


Untitled feature documentary

Production company: Passion Pictures; On-screen credit: Line Producer (on location); Programme type: Documentary, Feature Films; Broadcaster: Feature doc.

Confidential - NDA signed. Line producer on location shoot in Italy, managed a crew of ten, with high profile contributors.


Untitled documentary

Production company: Sandpaper Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC One.

Confidential - NDA signed. Single documentary with high-profile contributors.


'Olly Alexander: Growing Up Gay'

Production company: Antidote Productions; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC Three.

1x60. Authored documentary about LGBT mental health.


'Has Political Correctness Gone Mad?'

Production company: Outline Productions; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

1x60. Authored documentary with Trevor Phillips.


'Young, Gifted and Classical: The Making of a Maestro'

Production company: Outline Productions; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC Four.

1x60. Observational / classical music documentary


’Williams’

Production company: Minnow Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Feature Films; Broadcaster: BBC Films / Curzon Artificial Eye.

1x110. Feature documentary released theatrically, about Frank Williams and the Williams Formula One racing team.


’How to Die: Simon’s Choice’

Production company: Minnow Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC Two.

1x85. Observational documentary about assisted dying. Nominated for BAFTA for Best Single Documentary.


’American Justice’ (pre-production only)

Production company: Minnow Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC Two.

3x60. Nominated for Grierson Award for best documentary series.


‘Miss Transgender: Britain’s New Beauty Queens’

Production company: Minnow Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC Three.

1x60


’Sports Life Stories: Andy Cole’

Production company: Hey Buddy TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Sport; Broadcaster: ITV.

1x60. Biographical documentary.


’Population: Breaking The Taboo’

Production company: Sundog Pictures; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Feature Films; Broadcaster: Feature film.

1x90. Feature documentary about global population growth.


’Witness’

Production company: OR Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Jazeera English.

2x30. Observational documentaries, filmed in Turkey and India.


’People and Power'

Production company: OR Media; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Current Affairs, Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Jazeera English.

2x30. Investigative documentaries.


’Mubarak’s Egypt: The Struggle for Succession’

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

2x60. Historical documentary. Cost management, archive clearance, post-production management, reversioning for English and Arabic languages, booking voice artists for dubbing.


’Storyville: Stop at Nothing: The Lance Armstrong Story'

Production company: Passion Pictures; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC Four / ABC.

1x100. Feature documentary.


Sir David Frost Obituary

Production company: Al Jazeera in house; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Jazeera English.

1x30. Tribute programme to Sir David Frost; fast-turnaround with five days from commission to TX.


'The Frost Interview' (Series 1&2)

Production company: Al Jazeera in house; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Jazeera English.

16x60. Two series of biographical interviews by Sir David Frost, with guests including Paul McCartney, Buzz Aldrin, Lewis Hamilton. Setting up multi-cam interview shoots on location, budgeting, cost management, hiring crew, booking travel, archive clearance, post-production. (Executive Produced by Oscar and BAFTA winner Jon Blair).


’The Listening Post’ (Series 3, 4 and 5)

Production company: Al Jazeera in house; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: News; Broadcaster: Al Jazeera English.

110x30. Weekly current affairs series, 48 episodes per year. Magazine format, with VT packages filmed all over the world. Budgeting, cost management, setting up location shoots, hiring crews, managing studio shoots with presenter.


’The Arabs: A People's History'

Production company: Al Jazeera in house; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Al Jazeera English.

8x60. Historical documentary series, with filming across the Middle East. Writing budgets and schedules, cost monitoring, travel arrangements, setting up recces and shoots, etc.


’The 9/11 Decade'

Production company: Al Jazeera in house; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary.

3x60. Documentary series. Cost management, invoices, managing post-production, delivery, PAC forms, etc.


Development

Production company: Airworthy Television; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Current Affairs, Magazine Programmes.

Development. Creating budgets, schedules, recruiting staff, etc.


'Working Lives: Human Traffic'

Production company: Moonbeam Linx; On-screen credit: Post-Production Coordinator; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC World News.

5x30. Documentary series about human trafficking.


'Counter Culture'

Production company: Moonbeam Films; On-screen credit: Post-Production Coordinator; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC4 & Scripps Network.

7x30. Documentary series.


’Playlist’

Production company: Moonbeam Films; On-screen credit: Post-Production Coordinator; Programme type: Light Entertainment, Magazine Programmes; Broadcaster: Al Jazeera English.

10x30. Global music series.


Various

Production company: Various; On-screen credit: Post-Production Coordinator & Edit Assistant; Programme type: Comedy, Documentary, Drama, Feature Film, Reality; Broadcaster: Various.

1999-2005 - Freelance Post-Production Coordinator & Edit Assistant London, and Sydney Australia.


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