Natasha Coleman

Freelance Creative Producer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Projects credited in

About me

Future Producer School (Doc Fest) Alumni 2018. Currently developing a documentary for broadcast and a feature documentary, and just directed/ produced a short documentary #Barewithme (for festival release/ East End Film Festival), as well as the podcast series #Anywhere but Home (featured by Apple iTunes/ top 30 UK podcasts/ reviewed in FT and The Guardian). Most recently working as a documentary Producer/ Impact Producer, as well as creative content producer for the third sector. Expert in user generated content (UGC)/ podcasts. Previously worked as Impact Producer on Oscar nominated 'Last Men in Aleppo' documentary for Crisis Action/ Doc Society (BritDoc), IDFA winner 'This is Exile' for Save the Children and for BAFTA winning 'Aamir' short documentary with the Refugee Council. While also Producing the Grierson nominated and RTS/ Bulldog Award winner 'Stranger on the Bridge' (2015) for Channel 4, as well as Impact Producing the associated #Finding Mike impact campaign with the charity Rethink Mental Illness. Since graduating with first class honours in English and a diploma in journalism, I've worked in both production for broadcast and the third sector for over 10 years producing content to educate, fundraise and campaign for charities including Save the Children, Crisis Action, Rethink Mental Illness, Mind, Action 2015, Guide Dogs, MindWise, Mind Australia, Royal College of Psychiatrists, Schizophrenia Commission, CALM and SGI International. I'm also Executive Producer on the short film initiative the Listeners Project - 24HR filmmaking in empty spaces www.listenersproject.com Bringing together filmmakers from all walks of life and stages in their careers to create together in abandoned spaces. 28 shorts made so far. Instagram and Twitter @natashajcoleman

Locked Pro Plan feature

Skills

  • Producing
  • Content Producing
  • Audio Production
  • Creative Producing
  • Project Management

Companies I’ve worked with

  • F

    Freelance

    • Save the Children UK

      Save the Children UK

      • Charity
    • C

      Crisis Action

      • P

        Postcard Productions

        Work history

        Currently

        Producer - Film

        Freelance

        Apr 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Freelancing for Postcard Productions and various charities developing documentaries for broadcast/ making films/ documentaries/ content gathering/ user generated content/ podcasts and impact producing on documentaries. As well as Executive Producer on the short film initiative the Listeners Project - 24 hour filmmaking and pop up events in empty spaces www.listenersproject.com

        2017

        Impact Producer

        Crisis Action

        Aug 2017 - Oct 2017
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Impact Producer on the Oscar nominated documentary Last Men in Aleppo in association with Crisis Action and Doc Society

        2015

        Producer - Film

        Postcard Productions

        Dec 2014 - Jun 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Producer on Stranger on the Bridge documentary for Channel 4 and Impact Producer on the associated #FindMike campaign

        Education

        2018

        Future Producer School Alumni 2018

        Future Producer School

        Nov 2017 - Jun 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Future Producer School, created by Sheffield Doc/Fest and Bungalow Town Productions, has successfully run every year since its launch in 2014. Aimed at emerging producers currently working in the industry, the primary outcome of Future Producer School is to develop industry partnerships and provide industry knowledge and experience to up-and-coming producers that have the ambition to become international feature documentary producers.

        2012

        Diploma in Journalism

        London School of Journalism

        Jan 2012 - Dec 2012
        • London, United Kingdom

        2002

        First Class BA Hons Degree English

        University of Surrey

        Sep 1999 - Jun 2002
        • London, United Kingdom

        Awards

        2016

        Breakthrough Award

        Royal Televison Society

        • Nominated for Stranger on the Bridge

        2016

        Best Single Documentary

        Bulldog Award

        • Winner for Stranger on the Bridge

        2016

        Documentary Award

        Grierson Trust

        • Nominated for Stranger on the Bridge