Oliver Blair
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Oliver Blair

Film Director, ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
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Oliver Blair

Film Director, ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I'm passionate about bringing stories to life through lens, embracing the unconventional and creating work that refuses to be forgotten. With a track record of successful projects in the visual arts, I've recently elevated my career by directing high-profile commercial productions for the FA and England Football with an eye for more branded work in 2024.
Projects
  • The Football Association - Enough is Enough
    The Football Association - Enough is EnoughTo combat the rising tide of racism, misogyny and homophobia, the FA are drawing a line in the sand to tell offenders Enough is Enough. It’s so fulfilling to work on awareness for a cause you want to see stamped out - even if the material and the stories you’re handling are horrifying and flammable. I was immediately drawn to the very real threat that seems to be around every culture corner at the moment and in this case, football. Discrimination now at an all time high, it’s reaching breaking
  • You Bring Chaos
    You Bring Chaos‘You Bring Chaos’ is a direct expression of the conflicting human natures of the head and the heart. Inspired by global and individual stories of that consistently link us all, ‘You Bring Chaos’ was designed to physically manifest and signify the importance of the unifying human psyche that can lead to confusion, suppression, conflict and eventually harmony. https://www.oliver-blair.com/youbringchaos
  • The Tree
    The TreeReeling from the recent death of their widower father, we join older brother, James and younger sister Yasmin on the day that they have to empty the boxes from his old place of work - a mouldy, dilapidated old burger van, a distant memory of his road-home and place of pride. Now alone except for each other, both are dealing with the paternal loss with varying degrees of despair, anger and remorse and are forced to confront their past emotions together, where they belong and how they cope with i
Projects credited in
  • Porcelain - Short Film
    Porcelain - Short FilmStarring Lucy Latchman Director - Ellen Olsson First Assistant Director - Oliver Blair Cinematographer - Will J Carmen Camera Assistant - Todd Franklin Art - Lizzie Pillar Art Assistant - Jantine Kraan Composer - Pedro Vieira Runner - Judith Fragachan ​
Work history
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    Film DirectorOliver Blair
    Nottingham, United KingdomFreelance
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    Commercial EditorElectric House
     - Birmingham, United KingdomFreelance
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Skills
  • Short Films
  • Commercial
  • Corporate
  • Video Production
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Davinci Resolve
  • Team Management
  • Video Director
  • Video Editing
  • 1st AD
Education
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    Bachelor of ScienceConfetti Institute of Creative Technologies
     - Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Foundation Degree awarded by De Montfort University. Bachelor Degree awarded by Nottingham Trent University. Received both the 2016 and 2017 'Best Film' award for my final year submissions.