OURTEAM

Judy 
Writer | Producer
Vanessa 
Writer | Director | Producer
Matt 
Head of Production

Vanessa is a director who writes, a writer who produces and a producer who casts.

Vanessa was a music specialist for many years, working in both the education sector and as a music director before becoming an actress and then a filmmaker.

 

Vanessa wrote and produced the multiple award-winning short Seeing Him, which screened at festival internationally, including the opening gala of the Oscar-qualifying Rhode Island film festival. She directed the multiple award-winning short drama Bus Stop starring Matthew Jure (Peaky Blinders) and The Long Walk Home which is currently in post-production. She is in early pre-production for her next short drama, Small Talk.

Whatever the genre or platform, Vanessa loves to tell a story that will stay with its audience, whether a visual story, a brand story or a narrative story.

 

Judy is a producer and screenwriter with over 20 years experience in the industry. She earned her stripes under the mentorship of legendary music promo producer Tessa Watts at Gravity Films. She quickly graduated to producer which led her to work on over 50 music videos and commercials.

 

In 2001, Judy went into features joining Paul W.S. Anderson’s Impact Pictures, heading up their offices in both London and LA. As Executive Assistant Judy worked on several of their big budget features including The Dark, DOA and the Resident Evil franchise. Judy also shot and produced BTS footage on Resident Evil: Extinction for Sony which was utilized for the DVD and EPK packages.

Judy is co-writer of the feature Rocketboy which reached the top 50 of the Academy Nicholl Fellowship in 2016 and semi-finals in 2018.

Matt is our Head of Production and oversees all locations and production logistics and the departments involved, ensuring the smooth running of every shoot.

Matt's experience encompasses everything from large-scale events to independent drama.

Lisa
Production Co-ordinator

Lisa has extensive experience in large-scale events, commercials and drama, especially the pre-production process and on-set management. She liaises with all departments during pre-production and supports both logistic and creative workflow on location. She works closely with Vanessa on-set, coordinating and managing actors and background artists and maintaining a clear and hassle-free communication process across departments.

Calum
Cinematographer

Calum has shot for market leaders in fashion, tourism, software and more including GQ, EA Sports, Microsoft, Belaire Champagne, Brussels Tourist Board and Blackburn Bridal. Calum brings a keenly creative eye, technical versatility and an adventurous spirit, teamed with a commitment to excellence. His work combines beautiful aesthetics and emotional heart with brand awareness and instinctive visual storytelling.

Contact: nineyardsfilms@gmail.com

07883947700

London, UK

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