Sam Thornton

Production Assistant / Script Reader

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects credited in

  • Camera Assistant/Video Trainee/Wildcam Operator/Videographer
    Production Assistant / Script Reader
    Actor

Skills

  • Film
  • TV
  • Visual Arts
  • Digital
  • Creative Thinking
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Production Admin
  • Research

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • BBC

    BBC

    • Television
  • Diagonal View

    Diagonal View

    • Media Production
  • Lucasfilm

    Lucasfilm

    • Film
  • d

    disney

    Work history

    2019

    Digital Production Assistant

    Diagonal View

    Oct 2017 - Jan 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Responsible for the development and audience growth of two channels in Sky’s digital department • Manage the scripts, developing of new content, scheduling and social media for Alltime Gaming and Alltime Conspiracies, channels which reach an average of 2.5 million views and 6 million views per month, respectively.

    2017

    Jul 2017 - Jul 2017
    • Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Director: Ed Lilly, Producer: Bennett McGhee, 1st Assistant Director: Alice Caronna • Assisted the Assistant Director and Production teams on an all-location based shoot in Southend-on-Sea.

    2017

    Nov 2016 - Jun 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • • Assisted the development, filming and editing of motion-capture footage with The Imaginarium’s new company. • Focused on story-telling in videogames, I have had to learn new skills and game software in a very short time-frame.

    2016

    Runner

    BBC

    Jun 2016 - Oct 2016
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Working on an Ad-Hoc basis. Maintained the Green Room and Star Rooms, organised audience members, greeted and took care of the presenters and contributors at The One Show.

    2016

    May 2016 - May 2016
    • Iver, Iver Heath, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Assisted in the test shoots at Pinewood Studios; printing, and organising scripts for key crew members • Located and booked studio spaces outside Pinewood for Greens, Drapes and Set teams.

    2016

    Trainee Set PA/Assistant Director

    Lucasfilm

    Feb 2016 - Jun 2016
    • Iver Heath, Iver SL0, UK
    • Freelance
    • • Director: Rian Johnson, Producer: Ram Bergman, 1st Assistant Director: Jamie Christopher • Assisted the 3rd AD at Pinewood Studios, looking after cast and handling the needs of multiple departments on set and in the Production office.

    2015

    Location Runner

    Piccadilly Pictures

    Oct 2015 - Nov 2015
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • • Director: Dan Jellis, Producer: Dominic Norris, 1st Assistant Director: Paul Murphy • Duties during filming included locking off locations, escorting cast and crew to unit bases/locations, finding and securing locations across all regions of London.