Series Director (Prime-Time Channel 4 Series)
A freelance and contract other job at Nifty Talent in London
Posted 29 January 2018, 10.25am est
Location: London Start Date: Mid / Late April 2018 Contract Length: 5 Months
A leading television production company are looking for a Series Director to work across a new 3 x 60’ factual series for prime-time Channel 4. Prep and edits are in London and the week long shoot is in the US.
You will be directing a DOP on the shoots, and working alongside the Series Producer, you will be overseeing a team of 5 P/Ds, managing relationships with contributors and identifying and developing narratives both on location and in the edit. You will be cutting the first film of the series.
This is an opportunity for somebody who has worked as a Series Director or Senior Producer/Director on prime-time documentary of factual entertainment singles or series for the BBC, ITV or Channel 4. You must have a strong creative vision and be able to craft character-driven stories with warmth and sensitivity.