Chris Light

Filmmaker

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects

Projects credited in

Skills

  • Advertising
  • Film
  • Animation
  • Design
  • Environment
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Video Production
  • Content
  • Creative Advertising
  • Writing Directing for Film
  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Sound Recording and Mixing
  • Premere pro
  • Videography and Editing
  • Concept and Ideation
  • Camera and Lighting

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • D&AD

    D&AD

    • Design
  • F

    Freelance

    Work history

    Currently

    Video Content Director & Producer

    Freelance

    Oct 2012
    • I have been freelancing on a range of projects, within various roles, every since I came to London.

    2015

    Filmmaker

    Overture London

    Sep 2013 - Apr 2015
    • I produced a broad range of branding and marketing materials, from conception through to production. I have produced a wide variety of work from idents to experiential installations, from talking heads to animations. My involvement within these productions are to meet with the client and work out what they want the video to achieve. I would then present a few treatments where the client would choose their route, then execute, seeing this video from concept through to production (shooting it myself or bringing in a crew), post-production and it’s final delivery. Experience included; - Working with budgets of £20,000 to £2,000 - Production, conception to completion - Corporate - Motion Graphics - 3D modelling - Branding - Client facing role -Multimedia producer - Photography

    2013

    Video Content Producer at & AD

    D&AD

    Sep 2012 - Sep 2013
    • I directed, interviewed, shot and edited high quality short films/ talks/conversations with some of the top creative minds in their fields. Producing films focusing on artists, their passions and relationship with the materials they work with. My role was to create inspiring digital content, whilst producing work on behalf of D&AD for their sponsors. Experience included; - Shooting talking heads - Interviewing creatives - Developing motion brand assets - Working with a variety of high profile sponsors of the D&AD awards.

    2012

    Creative Director & Co-founder of AWF Creative Productions at AWF

    The AWF

    Mar 2010 - Sep 2012
    • I was Creative Director and Co-Founded AWF Creative Productions (the in-house creative/digital media production company for the charity). This work took me across the globe, from Sierra Leone to Sri Lanka, content ranging from filming whales to indigenous tribes. During my time I was involved with; - Directing - Producing - Ideas development - Shooting - Shooting underwater - Video editing - Planning and partaking in expeditions - event management - mentoring media volunteers

    Education

    2011

    Multimedia Production

    Coventry University

    Aug 2008 - May 2011
    • Multimedia Production