Curriculum Vitae

PRODUCTION DESIGN

SUMMERLAND (2018), BFI/ Embankment Films
Credit: Production Designer
Director: Jess Swale
Producer: Guy Heeley
Magical period drama with Gemma Arterton (post production)

SUPER BOWL LIII , Bud Light/ Game of Thrones, (Feb 2019), Anheuser-Busch, HBO
Award: Super Clio 2019  Agencies: Wieden + Kennedy, Droga5
Products: Bud Light, Game of Thrones: “For the Throne”
Credit: Production Designer
Directors: David Nutter, Spencer Riviera

JUST HENRY (2011) ITV
Credit: Production Designer
Director: David Moore; based on the novel by Michelle Magorian
Family drama set in 1949 shot on location & studios in Yorkshire

THE NATIVITY (2010) Kudos/ Red Planet for BBC1
Credit: Production Designer
Director: Coky Giedroyc; Writer/Exec: Tony Jordan
Period Drama shot on location & studios in Morocco

EXODUS (2006), Artangel, Channel 4
Credit: Production Designer
Director: Penny Woolcock
Contemporary reworking of the Book of Exodus
Collaboration with Anthony Gormley

THE BEST MAN (2004)
Credit: Production Designer
Director: Stefan Schwarz
Romantic comedy
Shot on location and in studios in Hungary & UK

LENA The Bride of Ice (2003)
Credit: Production Designer
Director: Polly Steele
Contemporary reimagining of the life of Alma Mahler
Premiered at Venice 2003

10 MINUTES OLDER (2002)
Portfolio feature “Addicted to the Stars”
Credit: Production Designer
Director: Michael Radford
With Daniel Craig and Roland Gift
Premiered at Venice 2002

 

ART DIRECTION

THE RHYTHM SECTION (2018), Eon Productions, I M Global
Credit: Supervising Art Director
Director: Reed Morano
Production Designer: Tom Conroy
Action film with Blake Lively and Jude Law, shot in Ireland and Spain (post production)

SERENITY (2017), Identical Pictures, I M Global
Credit: Senior Art Director
Director: Steven Knight
Production Designer: Andrew McAlpine
Drama with Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway, shot in Mauritius 

GAME OF THRONES, Seasons 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 HBO 
Awards: EMMY for Excellence in Art Direction, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018            
BAFTA for Best TV Production Design, 2018; special BAFTA Craft Award 2018.  
Honors for Excellence in Art Direction, ADG, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018; Best Production Design, BFDG 2017

Credit: Supervising Art Director, Foreign Unit (Morocco, Croatia and Spain)
Production Designers: Gemma Jackson, Deborah Riley

 DENIAL (2016), BBC Films, Participant Media
Nomination: BAFTA Best British Film, 2017
Credit: Supervising Art Director
Director: Mick Jackson, written by David Hare
Production Designer: Andrew McAlpine
Drama shot on location in UK and Poland

THE OTHER MAN (2008)
Credit: Supervising Art Director
Director: Richard Eyre
Production Designer: Gemma Jackson
Thriller set in Milan and UK

JOHN ADAMS (2007) HBO
Awards: EMMY for Excellence in Art Direction, 2008
Honors for Excellence in Art Direction, ADG 2008
Credit: Supervising Art Director, Hungary
Director: Tom Hooper; Production Designer: Gemma Jackson
Period Drama shot on location & studios in Hungary

 SPARTAN (2003)
Credit: UK Art Director
Director: David Mamet
Production Designer: Gemma Jackson
Thriller with Val Kilmer

A DIFFERENT LOYALTY (2003)
Credit: UK Art Director
Director: Marek Kanievska
Period thriller with Rupert Everett and Sharon Stone

KILLING ME SOFTLY(2002)
Credit: Art Director
Director: Chen Kaige
Production Designer: Gemma Jackson
Thriller based on the novel by Nicci French

HOTEL SPLENDIDE (1999) Film 4
Credit: Supervising Art Director
Director: Terence Gross
Production Designer: Alison Dominitz

ROGUE TRADER (1998)
Credit: Supervising Art Director
Director: James Dearden
Production Designer: Alan Macdonald
Shot in UK, Malysia and Singapore

LOVE IS THE DEVIL (1998)
A Portrait of Francis Bacon
BBC Films/ BFI Productions
Credit: Art Director
Director: John Maybury
Production Designer: Alan Macdonald

THE BORROWERS (1997) Working Title
Credit: Assistant Art Director/ Stand-by
Director: Peter Hewitt
Production Designer: Gemma Jackson

SURVIVING PICASSO (1995) Merchant Ivory
Credit: Assistant Art Director
Director: James Ivory
Production Designer: Luciana Arrighi

SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (1995) Columbia Pictures
Credit: Storyboard Artist
Director: Ang Lee
Production Designer: Luciana Arrighi

ADDITIONAL
I am a qualified architect and worked for various architectural practices before switching to production design.
Outside of UK I have worked in Mauritius, Morocco, Croatia, Hungary, Poland, Spain, Ireland, Italy, France, Dubai, Greece, Malaysia, Singapore & USA.

EDUCATION
St Martin’s School of Art: Foundation Course in Art
Cambridge University: BA, MA and Diploma in Architecture
National Film and Television School: Diploma in Production Design