Donall Mccusker Line Producer
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Donall Mccusker
Mobile telephone: +44 (0)7711141108
Email: donall@menafilm.com
Other: www.menafilm.com

About me: Donall is a bondable line producer working in High End TV Drama and Feature Films. Experience includes work in the Middle East, Africa and the US. He is fully conversant with Budgeting, Scheduling, Financing, Health and Safety and Industry Best Practice. He is a partner in MENA Film, a facilitation company based in Jordan servicing the Middle East

Genre: Drama, Feature Films

Additional skills: 16mm or 35mm, EP Budgeting, EP Scheduling

Overseas experience in: Canada, Jordan, Kenya, Morocco, Spain, United States of America.


Credits

The White Princess

Production company: Company Pictures; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: Starz.

Period Drama for Straz. Shot in Bristol


Another Mothers Son

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

World War II drama, shot in the UK


Six Days

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

UK side of this UK/ New Zealand CoPro, this is an Action Drama about the 1980 Iranian hostage Siege. Dir, Toa Frazer staring Jamie Bell, Mark Strong and Abi Cornish


Under The Shadow

Production company: Wigwam films/MENA Films; On-screen credit: Co Producer; Programme type: Feature Films.

Multi Award winning Iranian set horror film. Shot in Jordan, Directed by Babak Anvari


Kajaki

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

Afghanistan War movie, shot in Jordan, Directed by Paul Katis


Queen of the Desert

Production company: QOTD; On-screen credit: Production Supervisor; Programme type: Feature Films.

Werner Herzog film staring Nicole Kidman, Shot in Morocco and the UK.


THE FALLING

Production company: Independant & CAMP; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Films; Broadcaster: Independant/BFI/BBC Film.

UK set period Drama, directed by Carol Morley


45 MINUTES TO RAMALLAH

Production company: Brave New Work; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Films.

Palestinian comedy, shot in Jordan for a German Production company.


LAST PASSENGER

Production company: NDF, Future Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Films.

Run-a-way train thriller shot in Shepperton Studios, Financed by BFI, Pinewood, Future and Pathe. Dir Omid Noosin


I AM SLAVE

Production company: Slate films/Borough Pictures; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Films; Broadcaster: Film 4 UKFC.

Directed by Gabriel Range and Produced by Andrea Calderwood, this drama was shot in London and Kenya


THE HURT LOCKER

Production company: Voltage Pictures; On-screen credit: Co-Producer; Programme type: Feature Films.

Winner of six Academy awards including best picture and six Baftas, this multi award winning, Iraqi War set, action movie was directed by Kathryn Bigelow, shot in Jordan.


THE SHOOTING OF THOMAS HURNDALL

Production company: Talkback Thames; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama, Feature Films; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Feature length Drama about the shooting of Tom Hurndall in Gaza, shot in Jordan and London. Directed by Rowan Joffe Winner of BAFTAs for Best Director and Actor


BATTLE FOR HADITHA

Production company: Lafayette Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Films; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Directed by Nick Broomfield, this Iraqi War Movie was shot in Jordan with an American and Iraqi cast. Winner of best director at San Sebastian Film Festival.


DEATH OF A PRESIDENT

Production company: Borough Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Feature Film; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Feature film about the assassination of George W Bush. Shot in Chicago. Winner of the FIPRESCI Prize at the Toronto Film Festival and an Emmy for "Best Television Movie", Directed by Gabriel Range


THAT DEADWOOD FEELING

Production company: The Electric Theatre company; On-screen credit: Producer; Programme type: Feature Films.

Producer, Line Producer and First Assistant Director on this feature film, staring Dexter Fletcher, Jack Davenport, David Soul and Angus Deyton. Shot on S16 at locations in London, Directed by Simon Ubsdell.


SEX & LIES

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

60 minute drama, directed by Jeremy Lovering, stared Keeley Hawes and Stuart Laing


THE DAY BRITAIN STOPPED

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

90 minute drama directed by Gabriel Range, it dramatises a major air and road crash resulting in gridlock across the UK. BAFTA Nominated, Winner of an RTS Award


LAWLESS

Production company: Blast; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Three one hour Drama-Docs, Directed by Paul Wilmshurst, John Akomfrah and Ann Hawker.


STALKERS

Production company: Blast Films; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Drama-Doc Directed by John Akomfrah.


THE VALLEY

Production company: Mentorn; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Suspect Device/Mentorn Barraclough Carey for C4 90 minute documentary shot on 16mm in Kosovo on the front lines of the Serb and KLA war. Directed by Dan Reed. This film won numerous awards.


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