Nicola Leddy
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Nicola Leddy

Shooting PDLondon, United Kingdom
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Nicola Leddy

Shooting PDLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I’ve always been fascinated by how art can influence, how it can move us to action or connect with others. I see the story in the everyday and feel compelled to create beautiful, thought-provoking films.
Projects
  • Hamish: Leukemia through coronavirus
    Hamish: Leukemia through coronavirus"When the doctor came and said, 'he's got leukemia,' I just remember everything drained out of me." Hamish was diagnosed with leukemia during the Covid-19 pandemic. He and his mum Sarah discuss how he was supported by the Teenage Cancer Trust staff during his treatment.
  • Angel: Why I’m speaking out on cancer symptom awareness and stigma in the black community
    Angel: Why I’m speaking out on cancer symptom awareness and stigma in the black communityAngel was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma in August 2018, aged 22. She talks powerfully about the importance of knowing the signs and symptoms of cancer in young people, and the challenges of going through cancer as a young woman in the black community.
  • Introducing Barbara's Revolutionaries
    Introducing Barbara's RevolutionariesI directed this short film which was used to promote the Dementia Revolution partnership with the Virgin Money London Marathon. Shot on FS7
  • Francesca’s story – Television advert June 2020
    Francesca’s story – Television advert June 2020Francesca and her family talk about the shock of being diagnosed with cancer at 14 and the help and support they received from Teenage Cancer Trust’s specialist nurse and youth support staff.
  • The Dancer Who Was Told He’d Never Walk Again
    The Dancer Who Was Told He’d Never Walk AgainA film that was licensed by BBC3 for their Amazing Humans series. Joshua received a head injury in a quad bike incident when he was 11 years old and was told by doctors that he'd never walk again. A chance meeting with choreographer, Michael opened a world of performance to him as he takes on his biggest challenge yet- a modern dance that makes him proud to be who he is now. Shot on Sony A7S
  • #Stillme - My body after cancer
    #Stillme - My body after cancerShot for Teenage Cancer Trust as part of their #StillMe campaign on body image. Filmed on Sony FS7
Projects credited in
  • Back to work after cancer - Podcast for Teenage Cancer Trust and Blood Cancer UK
    Back to work after cancer - Podcast for Teenage Cancer Trust and Blood Cancer UKCollaboration with Teenage Cancer Trust and Blood Cancer UK to create podcasts, which will raise awareness of what to expect and who to turn to when coming back to work and study after cancer treatment.
  • Logo Animation
    Logo AnimationLogo animation for Teenage Cancer Trust Awards 2020
Work history
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    Film and Photography LeadTeenage Cancer Trust
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    This role includes: -Producing, shooting and editing original and innovative films relevant for our young audience. -Establishing and developing the brand’s tone and visual identity. -Pitching new concepts for online-focussed campaigns. -Using audience insight to inform creative concepts on various platforms. -Collaborating with diverse young people and developing them as contributors. -Creatively leading on all video and photography.
Skills
  • Editing
  • Camera Operation
  • Directing
  • Documentary
  • Audio Interviewing
  • Client Liaising
  • Production
  • Adobe Premiere Pro