Michele Kimber Production Manager
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Michele Kimber
Mobile telephone: 07967 680 661
Email: michelekimbersmith@yahoo.com

About me: Highly experienced Production Manager. Having worked on many diverse programmes over the years I am adaptable to all programme needs, remaining calm and with a sense of humour at all times! I also pride myself on having an in-depth knowledge of the production process from Development to Delivery

Genre: Childrens, Light Entertainment, Reality

Additional skills: Health And Safety

Other skills: I am highly experienced in compliance issues, I dealt on a daily basis with Psychologists which helped my dealings with families

Languages: English


Credits

NATALIE CASSIDY - BECOMING MUM

Production company: Daisybeck Productions; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: E4.

4 x 1 hour programmes following Natalie Cassidy (Sonia from Eastenders) from her Engagement through to the birth of baby girl. Self Shot by PD on Z7 but the majore events covered by Digi Crews


THE BUSINESS INSPECTOR

Production company: Optomen / HMRC; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel five.

4 x 60 mins Self made Millionaire Hilary Devey takes on 8 struggling small businesses and helps to turn them round. Self shot by PD’s on DSR 450, the programmes were cast and transmitted in 4 months. My responsibilities included liaising between HMRC, Optomen and Channel five, looking after all the post production including the grade and on-lines.


RENAULT WEB TV

Production company: RDF; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Commercial, Corporate, Multimedia; Broadcaster: Renault Chall.

1 x 30 mins Pilot – Chefs Challenge 1 x 30 mins Pilot – The Key 4 x 30 mins - Surf Breakers


FATHER LEE AND RABBI ROBBIE

Production company: RDF; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Comedy, Multimedia; Broadcaster: BBC Online.

5 x 2’00 Comedy Sketches written by Dave Best and Paul Doolan and performed by Danny Morgan and Harry Williams


WIFE SWAP (SERIES 4-10)

Production company: RDF; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Reality; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

50 x 60 mins Over 5 years I have overseen 50 factual entertainment programmes including one celebrity programme – arranging and briefing psychologists, staying in close contact with families after filming and at times after transmission. Complex editorial (compliance) issues, health and safety requirements, scheduling and post production. Sourcing all DV crews, successfully managing and delegating to Production Coordinators. I also attended the onlines, organised the voice-over and attended the final mix.


NORTH WEST PASSAGE

Production company: ITN Factual; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: Channel 4 / WGBH.

2 x 60 mins Reconstruction costume drama – shooting in England Norway and the Arctic


FORCE OF NATURE

Production company: ITN Factual; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

8 x 30 mins Archive and reconstruction documentaries looking at human endeavour


LIFE GURU

Production company: Endemol UK; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery Channel.

15 x 30 mins Single Camera PD150 – following Alistair Horscroft, Life Guru who changed 15 people’s lives – 2 days filming, 2 days editing per programme


MEET MY FOLKS

Production company: DLT ENTERTAINMENT; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Reality; Broadcaster: BBC 1.

12 x 50 mins Reality Dating series – Shot weekly, as live at 12 different locations


BEAT THE NATION (PILOT)

Production company: Endemol UK; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: LE.

1 x 60 mins Studio based quiz show


SWAPHEADS

Production company: Endem,ol UK; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Comedy, LE; Broadcaster: Channel five.

12 x 30 mins Documentary quiz shot entirely on location


PASSENGERS (SERIES 3)

Production company: Rapido; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, LE, Music, News; Broadcaster: Channel 4 / E4.

8 x 30 mins Looking at youth culture around the world. Based in London but sending and sourcing camera crews around the world


DEALS ON WHEELS

Production company: Ideal World Productions; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary, Reality; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

6 x 30 mins Factual entertainment look at the buying and selling of 2nd hand cars with Mike Brewer.


BRIGHTON ROCKS

Production company: Endemol UK; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Living TV.

30 x 30 mins Docusoap looking at the diversity of people and life in Brighton


I WISH I HAD THOUGHT OF THAT (SERIES 2)

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

Series looking at new inventions and their inventors. From classics such as the filofax through to a new toilet which takes all smells away


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