Neil Scott-Sills
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Neil Scott-Sills

Writer/Director/Editor/CinematographerLondon, United Kingdom
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Neil Scott-Sills

Writer/Director/Editor/CinematographerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Writer, director, D.o.P. editor, currently working with BBC Creative producing short form content. Other clients include UKTV, Nike London, This Works, Skinesis, Clarins and Diptyque.
Projects
  • Revolting Rhymes Trailer for BBC One
    Revolting Rhymes Trailer for BBC OneRevolting Rhymes is a 2016 British-German computer animated TV film based on the book of the same name written by Roald Dahl and illustrated by Quentin Blake. Retelling and interweaving five of the six poems from the book, the two-part film was produced by Magic Light Pictures and was narrated by Dominic West as the Big Bad Wolf. Jonathan Kydd voices this BBC One trail scripted and edited by me for BBC Creative
  • The Art of Directing on BBC World News with Cush Jumbo
    The Art of Directing on BBC World News with Cush JumboWritten and Directed trail for BBC World News starring Cush Jumbo (from the Good Wife and The Good Fight) A 30 minute shoot off the back of the links shoot for the series shot at the beutifully bijou Sands Films Studios in Rotherhithe
  • BBC World News Future of Work Season
    BBC World News Future of Work SeasonWritten and Directed by me for a season of programs on BBC World News exploring how work may look very different in the not too distant future. Starring Jason Riddington-Smith and Kattreya Scheurer-Smith. Special Fx design work by Michael Drayton from BBC Creative.
  • Current D.O.P showreel
    Current D.O.P showreelA brief selection of projects that include filming Cush Jumbo for BBC World News, Notting Hill Carnival for Chantimedia and various beauty projects for a variety of clients
  • BBC World News Talking Business with Aaron Heslehurst 40 sec promo
    BBC World News Talking Business with Aaron Heslehurst 40 sec promoWrote and Directed this slightly unusual promo for Aaron's BBC World news program. All locations on or around Canada Water, London.
  • Greg James "Kick Ass" BTS
    Greg James "Kick Ass" BTSOperated camera (Canon C300) and directed this behind the scenes making of promo for the BBC Radio 1 social team
Projects credited in
  • The Capture
    The Capture'Seeing is Deceiving' campaign for BBC One Drama, The Capture - TV/Cinema launch, teasers, episodics and social assets.
Work history
    BBC Creative logo
    BBC Creative logo
    Promo DirectorBBC Creative
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    I make branded content for the BBC in the form of trails and social media
Skills
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Avid
  • Davinci Resolve
  • Camera Operating
  • Writing
  • Directing
  • Photography
Education
    B
    B
    MA in ScreenwritingBirkbeck College, University of London
     - London, United Kingdom
    An integrated programme in the history, theory and practice of screenwriting. It helped develop my practical screenwriting skills and techniques, and taught me how to develop outlines, treatments and scripts towards a portfolio of original projects including several feature films and TV series.
Awards
    Promax UK logo
    Promax UK logo
    Promax Gold AwardPromax UK
    Best News and Current Affairs promo 2014 for Lyse Doucet's My Breaking News story about the siege in Yarmouk