Martin Long Line Producer
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Martin Long
Email: martin.long@outlook.com
Other: http://www.linkedin.com/in/martinlong1

About me: I’m a line producer and head of production with a broad skillset and a thorough knowledge of television, digital media and company management with a “hands on” approach to production. My experience encompasses studio formats, documentary series, feature films, factual entertainment, outside broadcasts, CGI and digital content. I’ve budgeted, negotiated, managed and delivered many hours of high quality content in the UK and worldwide. Selected credits here. I have an in-depth understanding and experience of PMI and file/cloud based workflows.

32 years experience.

Genre: Animation, Commercials, Corporate, Current Affairs, Drama, Drama Documentary, Factual Entertainment, Feature Films, Light Entertainment, Magazine Programmes, Multi camera Studio, News, Observational Documentary, Outside Broadcasts, Reality

Other skills: Also interested in technology for production - I’ve planned, procured and implemented local networks, websites, tapeless workflows, edit systems, storage/backup solutions and participated in EU internet research projects in areas covering P2P distribution, HD codecs, internet architecture, 3D immersive environments and digital fingerprinting of assets and metadata.

Overseas experience in: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Congo, Democratic Republic, Cook Islands, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Haiti, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Latvia, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Malta, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Niue, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Samoa, Serbia and Montenegro, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United States of America, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Vietnam, Zambia.

Willing to be based in: London / South East


Credits

Walking the Himalayas (2015)

Production company: October Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

‘Walking the Nile’ explorer Levison Wood takes on a new challenge in this 5-part series: to walk the length of the world’s highest mountain range from Afghanistan in the west to Bhutan in the East.


Walking the Nile (2013/14)

Production company: October Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel 4, Animal Planet.

Four-part series following British explorer Levison Wood’s nine-month expedition to walk the length of the River Nile from source to sea.


2012

Production company: KAI Consulting; On-screen credit: Consultant; Programme type: Reality; Broadcaster: N/A.

PMI implementation in major indie.


2010-2012

Production company: CTVC Ltd; On-screen credit: Production & Commercial Director; Programme type: Corporate, Documentary, Drama, News, Reality; Broadcaster: Various.

CTVC’s output ranges from intimate observational documentaries to epic presenter-led series; teen dramas to prime-time formats, features, outside broadcasts and online resources


2007-2010

Production company: CTVC Ltd; On-screen credit: Head of Production; Programme type: Corporate, Documentary, Multimedia, News, OB, Reality; Broadcaster: Various.

CTVC’s output ranges from intimate observational documentaries to epic presenter-led series; teen dramas to prime-time formats, features, outside broadcasts and online resources.


1994 - 2007

Production company: FulcrumTV; On-screen credit: Head of Production; Programme type: Corporate, Documentary, Feature Film, LE, Multimedia, Music, News, OB, Reality; Broadcaster: Various.

Negotiated and managed the financial, contractual and H&S aspects of all productions and ensured the highest level of production value. Managed the commercial relationship between the company, broadcasters and distributors, including co-production and project finance negotiations with BBC, C4, Five, Sky, ITV, DCI, DNE, Discovery Canada, NatGeo, A&E, Fremantle, Electric Sky, Southern Star. Engaged and managed the production staff. Designed and maintained all IT/network requirements - databases and websites, cameras and Avid edit suites.


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