Clare Corcoran Head of Production
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About me: Head of Production at Minnow Films.

Genre: Animation, Childrens, Corporate, Current Affairs, Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary, Factual Entertainment, Observational Documentary, Reality

Additional skills: 16mm or 35mm, Archive, CGI Video FX, EP Budgeting, EP Scheduling, Extreme Filming Geographical, Health And Safety, Negotiating a contract with a broacaster, Underwater Filming

Overseas experience in: Australia, Canada, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, United States of America.

At the moment I'm working at: Minnow Films


Credits

THE WEDDING PROPOSAL

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

1 x 60’ celebrating 4 very different wedding proposals.


COPPERS II

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

Second series of the BAFTA nominated documentary.


CONFESSIONS OF A NURSE

Production company: Blast Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: More 4.

4 x 60’ob doc series exploring the human side of nursing.


DARCEY BUSSELL DANCES HOLLYWOOD

Production company: Blast Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: BBC 2.

90’ Christmas Day special celebrating Hollywood dance and recreating some of the most famous dances of the era with Darcey Bussell stepping into the shoes of Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse and Ginger Rogers.


THE TRUTH ABOUT CHILD BRIDES

Production company: Blast Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 3.

1 x 60’ documentary presented by Nelufar Hedayat who travels to India and Bangladesh to discover the truth about child brides.


COPPERS

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

5 x 60’ BAFTA nominated ob doc series revealing what police officers across England really think about being on the frontline of 21st century Britain.


ACTING HEAD OF PRODUCTION

Production company: Blast Films; On-screen credit: Acting Head of Production; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Various.

Covering maternity leave for head of Production. Overseeing the running of the company including all productions (drama and documentary) and development; managing company and production accounts, turnover and forecasts; negotiating with broadcasters, managing international distribution; contracts and staffing.


MUSLIM DRIVING SCHOOL

Production company: Blast! Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 2.

6 x 30’ ob doc series giving an insight into the world of British Muslim women learner drivers and their instructors, exploring the women’s lives, family, religion and culture, and the freedom and status that driving can confer.


A FAMILY REUNION

Production company: Blast! Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 2.

4 x 60’ minute films sensitively examining the relationships of individuals in four very different families and witnessing their reconciliation. SP: Gabe Solomon


COVENTRATED

Production company: Blast! Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 2.

1 x 60’ documentary examining the 12 hours of November 14th 1940 when Coventry was blitzed, using drama reconstruction, archive and interviews with historians and the survivors. Dir: Ashley Gething


THE VIOLENT HIGHWAY

Production company: Blast! Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 2.

1 x 60’ documentary about The Ratcliff Highway in East London, examining the history of violence over the last 300 years using animation, archive and interviews with residents and historians. Dir: Chris Durlacher


PAPARAZZI - THE NEXT GENERATION

Production company: Blast! Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC3.

1 x 60’ observational documenting the lives of the new generation of paparazzi. Dir: David Hodgkinson


LONDON INK (SERIES 2)

Production company: World of Wonder; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery Europe.

6 x 60` character driven ob doc series about life in a tattoo parlour. TX Sep 2008. Dir: Tom Williams / Sadia Butt / Rob Lambie


REVEREND DEATH

Production company: World of Wonder; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

1 x 90` observational documentary about George Exoo, the Unitarian minister who helps non-terminally ill people commit suicide. TX Apr 2008. Dir: Jon Ronson


CITIZEN KUBRICK

Production company: World of Wonder; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: More 4.

1 x 60` documentarty exploring the archives of Stanley Kubrick. TX TBC. Dir: Jon Ronson


LONDON INK

Production company: World of Wonder; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery Europe.

6 x 60` character driven ob doc series about life in a tattoo parlour. TX Dec 2007. Dir: Bob Marsden/Cristin Cricco/ Rob Lambie


FACE OF BRITAIN

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

3 x 60`documentary series investigating the genealogy of the people of the British Isles. TX Apr 2007. Dir: Martina Hall/Helen Williamson


HOW DO THEY DO IT (SERIES 3 & 4)

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery UK/Discovery Canada.

20 x 30` documentary series examining the extraordinary manufacturing processes behind everyday objects and unusual jobs. Shot in US & Europe. TX Feb 2007. Dir: Jon Stephens/David Wheeler/Paul Haines


TROUBLE IN PARADISE - THE PITCAIRN STORY

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

1 x 60` ob doc scrutinising the events of the trial on Pitcairn Island in the Pacific. Shot on hi-def. TX Nov 2006. Dir: Nick Godwin.


PEVSNER`S CITIES - OXFORD

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: five.

1 x 45` documentary examining the architecture of Oxford with Gavin Stamp. TX Oct 2006. Dir: Eliya Arman


BRIAN SEWELL`S GRAND TOUR

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: five.

10 x 45` ob doc series following Brian Sewell as he retraces the steps of the Grand Tourists in Italy. Shot on Hi-Def. TX Apr 2006. Dir: Christopher Bruce


TEN WAYS

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: Discovery UK/US.

6 x 60` quirky paranormal science drama doc series examining Ten Ways... The World Might End... To be Abducted by an Alien... To Contact a Ghost... To see into the Future... To Remove a Curse... Filmed in the US and several European countries. TX Apr 2006. Dir: Stephen Kemp/Mike Reilly


HOW DO THEY DO IT (SERIES 1)

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: Discovery US, Discovery Canada, Discovery Europe.

6 x 60` documentary series examining the extraordinary manufacturing processes behind everyday objects. UK/CAVCO co-production treaty. Shot in China, Japan, US, Canada & Europe. TX Jan 2006. Dir: Christopher Lent/Jon Stephens


BRIAN SEWELL`S PHANTOMS & SHADOWS - 100 YEARS OF ROLLS ROYCE

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: five.

2 x 5` documentaries celebrating the centenary of Rolls Royce with Brian Sewell. TX Dec 2005. Dir: Stephen Kemp


DR TATIANA`S SEX ADVICE TO ALL CREATION

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: Channel 4, Discovery Canada, Discovery US.

3 x 60` bonkers science musical documentary explaining the history of evolutionary biology with Olivia Judson. UK/CAVCO co-production treaty. Filmed in various countries including US, Canada & UK. TX May 2005. Dir: Martin Durkin.


PEVSNER`S CITIES

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: five.

2 x 45` documentaries celebrating the architecture of Liverpool and Newcastle. Presented by Gavin Stamp. TX Jan 2005. Dir: Adrian Sibley


DIVINE DESIGNS - SPITALFIELDS

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: five.

1 x 60` documentary exploring the ecclesiastical architecture of Spitalfields with Dr. Paul Binski. TX Jan 2005. Dir: Nick Godwin


GREAT SCIENTISTS

Production company: Wag TV; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Documentary, Drama; Broadcaster: five.

5 x 30` drama docs celebrating a potted history of our greatest scientists including Newton and Einstein. Presented by Alan Chapman. TX Feb 2004. Dir: Stephen Kemp


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