The Work

2022 Young Ocean Explorers

Greenstone TV  Hei Hei TVNZ

Presenter Riley Hathaway leads this fun adventure underwater series discovering the 

importance of conserving Aotearoa New Zealand’s seas and shores.



2022 Explorers Club

Greenstone TV  Hei Hei TVNZ

Hosted by Sonny Ngatai three teenagers take an epic journey following in the footsteps of Sir Edmund Hilary 

to climb the mountains around Mount Aoraki, challenging their stamina and reliance.



2021 - 2022 No Place Like Home

Trajectory Media   Stuff   TVNZ

As Covid 19 rages overseas New Zealanders make the difficult decision to leave their careers and friends. This six part series 

traces their struggle as they come to terms with coming back and finding a place they can call home.



2021 Great Scenic River Journeys

BrightSpark   Channel 5 United Kingdom

From its mountainous lakeland source in New Zealand, this one-hour film follows the Mighty Buller River and the characters 

associated with its history, through stunning geography of rapids and steep gorges right down to the wild ocean.

Producer Director Cameraman


2021 Grace Milane

ITN Channel 5 United Kingdom

Investigative two-part documentary into the British tourist who disappeared New Zealand in 2018 using CCTV and

 extensive police interviews reveals how the killer Jesse Kempson tried and failed to hide the murder.



2021 Journey of the Warrior

IFA Media Tencent China

Mixing the genres of survival, adventure and history these six half shows set in China dramatically trace the epic journeys of 

modern day military struggles hosted by an bushcraft expert, Josh James, and a well known celebrity.

Series Producer


2021  Great Scenic Train Journeys of the World

BrightSpark   Channel 5 United Kingdom

Recording the historic journey along the spectacular Taieri George to Dunedin and along the rich Otago coastline this 

one hour film tracks the eventful history of the railway line through the eyes of both crew and passengers.

Producer Director Cameraman

2020 The New Resistance

Vice USA

As part of a film series examining how young people are standing up for themselves New Zealand activist Shaneel Lal 

successfully fights to have the practise of gay conversion therapy banned.


2020 Criminal Planet New Zealand Gangs

Vice UK

With the explosion of methamphetamine causing havoc in New Zealand society this one hour documentary 

investigates the drugs trail from the Mexican Sinaloa cartel through a deadly network of kiwi bike gangs.

Producer Director Cameraman

2020  Great Scenic Train Journeys of the World

BrightSpark   Channel 5  United Kingdom

Travelling from Auckland to Wellington this spectacular one hour film tracks the eventful history of the 

railway line through the eyes of both crew and passengers.

Producer Director Cameraman

2019 - 2020    Sharks Vs Surfers

 Natural History New Zealand   National Geographic USA  

One hour documentary investigating the reasons behind the rising shark attacks on surfers around the world. 

2019 -2020  High Tide Don't Hide

Independent   The Rebel Film Collective

Feature documentary following five teenagers as they organise the largest climate strike in New Zealand’s history.  

Producer Director Cameraman

2019    Great Scenic Train Journeys of the World

BrightSpark   Channel 5  United Kingdom

Following the breath-taking Transalpine rail crossing of New Zealand Alpine range this one hour film 

explores how the crew and passengers experience one of the world’s greatest journeys.
Producer Director Cameraman

2019    The Story of Rugby

 Desert Road Productions   TVNZ    

A six part series tracing the history of rugby from its roots to the modern day with particular focus on the 

role of class, race and gender on its formation. 

Edit Producer


2019     My Next Challenge

 Sisu Productions     Reale Film Festival - Best Documentary
New York Independent Cinema Awards - Best International Feature Documentary

Alain Robert is the central character of this one hour film exploring the life of the  human Spiderman 

who has made his name from climbing the world’s tallest buildings.           

2018     Destination Conservation 

New Generation Group     American Public Broadcasting Service   USA

 Four part series taking teenagers to volunteer with endangered animals in Borneo in the attempt to 

bring wildlife from the brink of extinction.

Director Producer Cameraman

2018     Intake

Diva Productions   Maori Tv  New Zealand

Based at New Zealand army camp, this seven part observational documentary series  charts the 

latest batch of raw recruits from arrival to their march out.    

Cameraman   Editor   Edit Producer

2018     Grand Designs

Imagination   TV3   New Zealand  

Headline series following people as they build their dream house while balancing their 

budget and building regulations.


2017     Wildlife 24

Blink Films    Blue Ant   Canada

Series of natural history films set in the Amazon investigating its ecosystems and animals in the rainforest.

Director Producer Cameraman


2017     Spurred On

Gibson Group   TVNZ     New Zealand/Canada

One hour investigative documentary following actor Dean O’Gorman from Auckland  to the fields of Flanders as 

he pieces together the last hours of four brothers in the battles of Passchendaele.


2017     Man of the Forest

Orangutan Appeal UK   United Kingdom

Campaign documentary for the British charity saving critically endangered orangutans from 

extinction in the rainforests of Borneo.

Producer Cameraman Editor


2017     Islands of the Gulf

Top Shelf    TVNZ    New Zealand

Writer and actress Elizabeth Easter retraces the footsteps of her mother who made New Zealand’s 

first documentary series in 1964 about the islands in the Hauraki Gulf.



2017      China From Above

NHNZ     National Geographic    Smithsonian  China/USA

After China first opened up its skies to aerial footage, National Geographic was allowed to chronicle its 

remarkable landscapes, and tell the everyday stories of people across this hidden continent.



2016     The Kleptocrats

Roast Beef Films    Channel 4   United Kingdom

This undercover documentary follows how the Malaysian Prime Minister was part of the world biggest financial scam 

incriminating top politicians, Hollywood executives and actor Leonardo Di Caprio.              



2016     Arabian Inferno

Blink Films    Blue Planet   Canada/United Kingdom 

Ten part observational documentary series filming Arabia’s hidden and secretive wildlife in their struggle 

for survival in one of the harshest environments on the planet.

Producer Director Camera


2016    Meet the Penguins

Blink Discovery   Animal Planet   United Kingdom

Eight part Observational series following the rehabilitation of injured and orphaned Penguins in South Africa.

Producer Director Camera

2015     Secrets of Wild Australia

Blink Films    Blue Ant   Canada

Twenty part observational documentary series  tracking Australia’s iconic animals in their struggle for survival.

Producer Director Camera


2015     The Bachelor New Zealand

Warner Brothers     Eyeworks     TV3   New Zealand

Twenty one women battle it out for the attention of one eligible Bachelor in his search 

for true love in this sixteen part reality series. 

Edit Director


2014     Salvage Hunters

Cineflix    Quest Channel   United Kingdom

On a mission to hunt down forgotten treasures salvage dealer Drew Pritchard scours castles, 

lock ups and the attics of the UK in this ten part restoration series.

Producer Director


2013 -2014   Meet the Orangutans

Blink Discovery Animal Planet

Eight part Observational documentary series following the rehabilitation of orangutans back into the wild.

Producer Director Camera


2012     True Stories – Star Trek

Blink Films   BBC Worldwide  Smithsonian Channel   Arte Five

One hour documentary on the largest multi billion dollar media franchise in history and its 

influence on science.

Producer Director Camera


2012     Classic Car Rescue

Blink Films   Discovery    Channel 5   United Kingdom/Canada

Mechanics Bernie and Mario search for rusting wrecks to turn them back to their former glory.

Producer Director


2012       Heaven on Earth

Blink Films   Channel 5   United Kingdom

Ten part upmarket travel series journeying to the most heavenly resorts and locations on Earth.

Camera Producer Director 


2011       Freaks and Creeps

National Geographic Television   USA

Series with Zoologist Lucy Cooke discovering the evolutionary path of some of the world's oddest animals.

Producer Director


2011       The House of Sloths

Blink Films  Discovery  BBC   United Kingdom      Winner Panda Award Wildscreen Festival

An Observational Documentary at a sloth sanctuary in Costa Rica telling a Romeo and Juliet story of love 

and hope for one of the cutest and slowest animals known to science.



2010       Haiti’s Miracle Baby

Roast Beef Films    Channel 4   United Kingdom

Extraordinary story of a Haitian baby found by an English surgeon after the 2010 earthquake 

and the quest to find her true mother.



2010       Invite Mr Wright

Roast Beef Films    Discovery Channel   Singapore

Six part series following traveller Ian Wright as he is invited into the homes of the famous across Asia.

Camera Director Producer Editor


2010       Walking the Wall

Roast Beef Films  Independent Feature Documentary   United Kingdom

Activist comedian Mark Thomas walks the entire length of Israel’s 750 kilometre security barrier 

tracing the stories of the people affected on both sides of the West Bank.

Camera Director Producer


2009       Setara The Fallen Star

Roast Beef Films   HBO   USA

A film about Setara, the main protagonist in the Afghan Star documentary, coping with the prejudices 

of being a singer and a single mother in Afghanistan.



2009      Vote Afghanistan

Roast Beef TV Channel 4   United Kingdom

Feature documentary on the three main contenders to Hamid Karzai in the fraud ridden Afghan elections.



2009     Psychic Academy

Glasshead Productions   History Channel   United Kingdom

Six parter series following psychic Tony Stockwell training paranormal novices to make 

contact with the dead.

Director Producer


2008     Soho Blues

Folio TV    Channel 5   United Kingdom

Observational Documentary series following London’s Metropolitan Police in Soho’s red light district tackling 

serious crime and drugs in the heart of the capital’s sex industry.



2008     Rough Guide Ultimate Escapes

Lion TV   Channel Five   United Kingdom

Set in Nicaragua and Venezuela comedian Dom Joly's and Olympian James Cracknell's ultimate destinations.

Cameraman Director Producer


2008     Afghan Star

Roast Beef TV   Channel 4   Winner Sundance Festival

Feature length documentary on young people recovering their culture after 30 years of war 

through Afghanistan’s answer to Pop Idol.



2007     Mark and Olly with the Mek

Cicada Films   Discovery   USA

Eight part series with extreme explorers living in the Highlands of West Papua to become part of the Mek tribe.

Producer Director and Camera


2006- 2008   The Deadline

Winner Best Independent Film International Wildlife Film Awards.

One hour independent feature doc following Greenpeace tracking down pirate fishing boats in West Africa.

Director Producer Camera Editor


2006 -2007   Beginner’s Guide to Yoga

Cicada Films   Channel 4

Presenter Jayne Middlemiss’s search for a deeper meaning of Yoga in her voyage to India.

Director Producer


2006 -2007     CSI Wild Shark Finning

Cicada Films   Discovery  Winner Best Environmental Film, Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Awards.

Special eco agent Steve Galster goes undercover to track down the main players in the shark finning industry. 

Director/Producer Camera


2005     Reign of Terror

ITN Factual   National Geographic   USA

Three one hour series tracing how mobile phone, video and internet technologies are used by terror groups.

Director Producer


2004 - 2005  Snap! A History Of The Paparazzi

Unicorn Productions   Channel 5   United Kingdom

Presented by Andrew Morton this one hour doc follows the rise of the Paparazzi over the last fifty years.

Director Producer


2004     Terror Target Britain

ITN   Channel 5   United Kingdom

Drama documentary investigating the threat of terrorist attacks in the UK based on the Al Qaeda training manual.



2003      Sort-It-Out-Man

Outline Productions   BBC    United Kingdom

Planet Sorted sends its finest super heroes to Earth to put things right using hidden cameras.



2003     Curse of Friends Reunited

Betty TV   Channel 5   United Kingdom

Series of stories set in a one hour documentary, on how Friends Reunited’s website puts a curse on various people’s lives.



2003      Bad Boys of Comedy

Chrysalis TV   Channel 5    United Kingdom

Three One Hour films on some of Britain’s most infamous comedians, Jim Davidson, Freddie Starr and Bernard Manning.


2003     Jean Claude Van Damme

 Chrysalis TV    Channel 5    United Kingdom

One hour documentary Biography on the famous Kick Boxing Belgium Hollywood Star.


2002     Animal Tragic

First Circle Films     Channel 5   United Kingdom

One hour documentary profiling extreme modification where people are changing their appearance to look like animals.


2002     The Great Stink

Uden Associates   Channel 5    United Kingdom

History of Sewage disposal in Victorian Britain during the great cholera outbreak presented by Sir Peter Bazalgette.

Producer Director


2001 - 2002   Bombay Blush

Brighter Films   BBC2   United Kingdom

Comedy and Entertainment series set in Mumbai exploring mainstream Indian culture.

Series Director


2001     Lost

Windfall Films   Channel 4   United Kingdom

Survival Travel Series where teams are left at an unknown location and then race back to London without money or maps. 

Director Camera


2000  We are Britain 

Rapido TV  Channel 4   United Kingdom

Documentary on children lives in Britain.

Series Director Editor


2000     S Club 7 Go Wild

At it Productions   BBC1   United Kingdom

Series of three documentaries where S Club 7 go in search of endangered animals in South East Asia.



1999     Orangina Advert

Leith Agency    Television Commercial   United Kingdom

Three Silver Rose Awards for Best Commercial



1999     Art in the National Gallery

2020 Productions    Channel 4   United Kingdom

Five 20 minute programmes for C4 Schools on paintings in London's National Gallery.

Series Director


1999     Love.Co.UK

Kudos Productions   Channel 4   United Kingdom

Half hour documentary on the intersection between Love and Technology.



1997 - 1998   The Truth About Art

ZCZ Films   Channel 4   United Kingdom

Three one hour films tracing ancient art and its links to contemporary art presented  by Waldemar Januszczak.

Series Director


1997     Lonely Planet Guide to Peru

Pilot Productions   Channel 4   United Kingdom

Travelogue from the wildly different terrains and cities of Peru.