Paul Ashby Production Manager
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Paul Ashby
Mobile telephone: 07831 376 235
Email: paul.ashby@hotmail.co.uk
Other: www.linkedin.com/in/paulashbylineproducer; www.imdb.com/name/nm1278389

About me: A highly trained and experienced drama production executive, I have worked for over fourteen years in feature films and across most TV genres.

22 years experience.

Genre: Drama, Feature Films

Additional skills: 16mm or 35mm, Health And Safety

Other skills: I have also produced 5 short comedy films under my own production banner, Articulate Pictures Ltd. All did well in festivals around the world and one or two sold to the likes of HBO and Canal+.

Overseas experience in: Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Tunisia, United States of America.

At the moment I'm working at: Not looking for work, thank you

Willing to be based in: London / South East, UK

Languages: Fluent French

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Credits

VARIOUS

Production company: Central Film School London; On-screen credit: Head of Production; Programme type: Drama, Feature Film.

Overseeing films being made by one year post-graduate film-making students (on film and digital, studio and location).


PERFECT STORMS: THE LOST LEGIONS

Production company: Entertainment One; On-screen credit: UK LINE PRODUCER; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: History Channel.

One hour drama-documentary about the biggest military defeat the Roman Empire ever suffered, at the hands of Germanic hoardes in 300 C.E. (Ep. #2 of 6)


BRITAIN’S GREATEST CODEBREAKER

Production company: Furnace Ltd.; On-screen credit: LINE PRODUCER; Programme type: Documentary, Drama, Feature Film; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

Feature length film for prime-time Channel 4 with documentary and scripted drama sections.


HARD SHOULDER

Production company: Hard Shoulder Movie Ltd.; On-screen credit: LINE PRODUCER; Programme type: Feature Film.

A low budget 90 min. psychological thriller feature film, shot on 35mm with studio build.


BROADSIDE

Production company: Docema LLC; On-screen credit: PRODUCER (UK); Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: PBS; ARTE; others w/w.

Historical drama-doc on HD about Anglo-Dutch wars in 17th century.


SEVEN AFRICANS

Production company: Self Help Productions Ltd.; On-screen credit: LINE PRODUCER; Programme type: Feature Film.

100 minute low budget feature film, shot on HD


SHADOWS OF FABERGE

Production company: Studio Clotho; On-screen credit: LINE PRODUCER; Programme type: Feature Film.

A film and TV documentary about the life and art of Carl Faberge being made by (Russian) Studio Clotho. 35 mm


DA VINCI'S LOST CODE

Production company: Fulcrum TV; On-screen credit: LINE PRODUCER; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: five (UK); Discovery US; Discovery WW.

Exec. Producer: Richard Belfield Prod/Dir: Lisa Sabina Harney 1 x 90 Drama-doc, HD for Discovery (US) and five (UK)


EMMA BLUE

Production company: Pretentious Productions Ltd.; On-screen credit: ASSOCIATE PRODUCER; Programme type: Feature Film.

Director: Bob MacLean Producer: Ioanna Kiourti, Feature film, S16mm / HD Cannes Independent Film Festival, 2010.


CASANOVA’S LOVE LETTERS

On-screen credit: FINANCIAL CONTROLLER; Programme type: Documentary, Drama.

Prod/Dir: Mark Murphy Producer: Constantine de Naray Exec Prod: Yvette Hoyle 6 x 1 hr Docu-drama, HD


VARIOUS

Production company: Attaboy TV; On-screen credit: PM; Programme type: Documentary, Reality; Broadcaster: C4 Later; five; Discovery EU; Carlton SW.

In house PM for Attaboy TV. Made several factual programmes including: "Celebrity South West" (for Carlton SW); "Reel Wars"; "The Great Escape" (for Discovery H & L); "Vets in Hong Kong" (for UKTV); "Life at the Sport" (for five); "Road Movies" (for C4 Later)


SOMETHING IN COMMON

Production company: S.I.C. Ltd.; On-screen credit: LINE PRODUCER; Programme type: Feature Film.

Director: Mahesh Mathai Producer: Daniel Unger Writer: Harrison Freedman Feature, HD


HOLDING ON

Production company: Altered Perceptions Ltd.; On-screen credit: UNIT PM; Programme type: Feature Film.

Prod/Director: Afonso Reis e Suosa Feature, S16mm


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