In the summer of 2020, I was invited onto hit podcast Smashed Prawns in a Milky Basket to discuss cult sketch show Psychobitches with host Sophie Davies. I’ve known Sophie for years and her knowledge and enthusiasm for British comedy possibly outshines my own, so it was a joy to chat to her again. MyContinue reading “Smashed Prawns in a Milky Basket”
Category Archives: Misc
Arts and Culture for Older People
In early 2016, I co-produced this short film for Arts Council England, concerning several projects in the North of England which provided a creative lifeline to elderly members of the local community. This was part of the wider #CultureMatters campaign.
Diversity and the Creative Case
A video I co-produced whilst working at Arts Council England. This was part of a wider campaign which I also worked on regarding the Creative Case. A version of this was also produced with British Sign Language which can be viewed below. You can read the full Diversity and the Creative Case report I workedContinue reading “Diversity and the Creative Case”
Goldblade: Jukebox Generation
A deliberately lo-fi music video for the band Goldblade, shot during their 2015 Punk Rock Tram Ride in Blackpool. A one-chance event to shoot handheld footage, later matched up to the Acoustic version of their song Jukebox Generation. Lots of fun to attend, and a joy to frantically patch together an edit in under 24Continue reading “Goldblade: Jukebox Generation”
The Long Game
TV presenter and actor Chris Johnson asked me to join him on his Doctor Who themed podcast #9is10, celebrating ten years since the return of the series. The episode focused on discussion of the 2005 episode The Long Game and became very, very silly indeed…
Oldham Ghost Walk
Feature package made for Quays TV in early 2013 about the ghost walks run by local actor Mark Whitley, featuring Oldham Coliseum legend David Rustidge. Expect zero budget and a camera that didn’t like night shoots, but the vibe is fun all the same!
The Velvet Onion Live!
A one-off live event with a star studded line up… and some celebrities in the audience, too! With the help of James Wren (The Hen & Chickens, Spank!) and Bob Pipe (The Forgery Club, Myspace Comedy), we sold out a South London venue with a night to remember! The trailer above should give you aContinue reading “The Velvet Onion Live!”
Scribblings in Manchester
Canongate Books wanted The Velvet Onion to capture the madness of a 6 hour book signing event for Noel Fielding & Dave Brown in Waterstones, Manchester. Queue the weirdest birthday I ever had…