Philippa Waddell

Director / Producer (self-shooting)

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationUnited Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsProducer - Film Director - Videographer


About me

Philippa has 20+ years experience working in TV producing/directing video content. Her expertise covers many genres, including commercials, branded content, sponsorship idents, mini-docs, documentaries, digital and social media video content. Utilising her creative skill set for developing original storylines, client relationships, strategic planning and execution. Working primarily in leisure, travel, sport and lifestyle genres. She is always on the look out for the next story or creative challenge and is constantly looking to create informative and emotive stories in film. Recently having travelled to India to produce a documentary about the Marwari horse. Equus Worldwide TX. Horse and Country TV Jan 2018 She's never happier than developing new ideas for creative content and working with like minded people.

Locked Pro Plan feature


  • Self-shooting
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Editor
  • TV
  • Storytelling
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Sony FS7
  • Documentary Production
  • Video Concepts

Companies I’ve worked with

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      Two Four Digital

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        Splash Projects

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          Wildhorse Films


          Work history


          Jan 2012
          • United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Founded Wildhorse Films to facilitate clients and agencies creative briefs. Clients include: Liz Earle Make-up, Skoda, Staples, BrightHouse, Rachel Vosper candles, Two Bridges Hotel, Dartmoor Brewery, Met Office, RNLI, Royal Riding Holidays, Pony Club, CPRE, Jesse Campbell Eventing, Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust, Bepanthan, Swim Safe and Radiance MediSpa.


          Director of Film, Marketing & Communicaitons

          Splash Projects

          Apr 2017 - Sep 2017
          • United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Working for Splash Projects who are a UK based company that delivers experiential learning, development and leadership programmes across the Globe through hands on community projects. In my role I had overall responsibility for the planning and delivery of all their video content around the globe working will work closely with the Senior Programme Manager, clients and students/sales teams. Presenting 10 mins review films for each project , often edited overnight on location. Clients: Bekaert, Santander, CUHK, INSEAD (France & Singapore), BAE Systems and ETEX. INSEAD MBA Project - SINGAPORE Bekaert Sales Team - Atlanta, USA


          Nov 2016 - Nov 2017
          • India
          • Freelance
          • Philippa wrote, produced and filmed a half hour documentary, Equus Worldwide for Horse and Country TV - Tx Jan 2018.


          Senior Producer Director

          Two Four Digital

          May 2006 - Dec 2011
          • Plymouth, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Series/Line Producer for DuPont’s award winning series of mini-docs aired on BBC Worldwide. They covered global mega-trends and involved working closely with the creatives at Ogilvy Entertainment (NYC) and BBCW (UK). The ads were shot around the world, and content focused on the planet’s changing needs for sustainability, agriculture, safety, renewable energy, housing and food. The mini-docs showed how DuPont’s science, in collaboration with local manufacturers, is positively impacting on the way communities think and act. Producer/director on a range of films within the brand communications team for Audi, RHS Chelsea Flower Show, Met Office, South West Water, GSK, RHS Wisley, UKHO, QCDA and Plymouth University. Creative Lead/Producer and Director on a range of video projects for Volkswagen UK, including global conferences, monthly broadcasts and video broadcasts to its retailer network. Directed VW ambassadors Ian Botham, Andrew Flintoff and Stuart Broad at Silverstone.




          Apr 1993 - Jun 2008
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Philippa produced commercials, pop promos, corporate videos and sponsorship TV idents, working directly with clients, advertising agencies and record companies. Total control of budgets, schedules, shoots, hiring of crew and equipment. This also covered casting, commissioning composers and artiste terms & conditions. Liaised with advertising agencies (M&C, Saatchi & Saatchi, Grey) and clients (Axa Sun Life, Ribena, Heineken, Rover, Compaq, P&O). Worked closely with Directors, developing scripts and coordinating the logistics of shoots. Coordinated overseas shoots (America, Far East, Eastern Europe, Europe and UK). Managing post-production with the Director to either his cut or the final cut and delivery.



          Business diploma

          Hove Park Comprehensive

          Sep 1984 - Jul 1985


          Sep 1979 - Jul 1984
          • Hove, United Kingdom