Location Manager
Ben O'Farrell

Ben is a successful Location Manager and Scout with over twelve years experience.
He has excellent understanding of local authorities and the public sector
with first class negotiation and communication skills.

Film Officer in Location Management Consultancy working as part of a core team
of five officers that manage approx. 2000 days of location shooting a year. 

Film Officer for London Borough of Waltham Forest
Film Officer for London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Borough handover advisor for Film London 

 

Feature Films

SCRAPPER Supervising Location Manager 
BBC Film | Directed by Charlotte Regan
Produced by Theo Barrowclough & Michael Fassbender
PRETTY RED DRESS Supervising Location Manager
BBC Film | Directed by Dionne Edwards
Produced by Georgia Goggin
VENGEANCE IS MINE Supervising Location Manager
UK Film Studio Pictures | Directed & Produced by Hadi Hajaig
TWIST Location Manager 
Unstoppable Film and Television | Directed by Matin Owen 
Produced by Noel Clarke, Ben Grass, Jason Maza & Martt Williams
THE MARINE 6: CLOSE QUARTERS Location Manager 
WWE Studios | Directed by James Nunn
Produced by Michael Luisi 

CASANOVA, LAST LOVE Location Manager 
Les Films du Lendemain | Directed by Benoit Jacquot 
Produced by Jean-Pierre Guerin & Kristina Larsen  
 
BEEN SO LONG Location Manager
Film Four/BFI | Directed by Tinge Krishnan
Produced by Nadine Marsh-Edwards

BLUE IGUANA Location Manager
UK Film Studio | Directed by Hadi Hajaig
Produced by Hadi Hajaig & Tom Lassally

THE HATTON GARDEN JOB Location Manager
Signature Films | Directed by Ronnie Thompson
Produced by Ben Jacques

THE PARTY Location Scout
Adventure Pictures | Directed by Sally Potter
Produced by Kurban Kassam & Christopher Sheppard

AFTER LOUISE Location Manager
Scoop Films | Directed by Danny Scheimann & David Scheimann
Produced by Fiona Gillies, Michael Muller & Raj Sharma

IBOY Location Manager
Wigwam Films for Netflix | Directed by Adam Randall
Produced by Nate Bolotin, Emily Leo, Gail Mutrux & Oliver Roskill

LONDON TOWN Location Manager
Sony Pictures

CITY OF TINY LIGHTS Location Manager
BBC Films | Directed by Peter Travis
Produced by Rebecca O'Brien, Ado Yoshizaki Cassuto

ROAD GAMES Location Manager 
February Films | Directed by Abner Pastoll

THE INBETWEENERS 2 Location Manager | Re-Shoots
Bwark Productions | Directed by Iain Morris & Damon Beesley

SET THE THAMES ON FIRE  Location Manager 
Blonde To Black Pictures Ltd | Directed by Ben Charles Edwards

HYENA  Location Manager
Number 9 Films | Directed by Gerard Johnson 

THE QUIET ONES Location Manager
Hammer Films | Directed by John Pogue

WHERE I BELONG Location Manager
Cine Parallel | Directed by Fritz Urschitz

PAYBACK SEASON Location Manager
Pure Films | Directed by Danny Donnelly

TWENTY8K Location Manager
Formosa Films | Directed by David Kew

THE ROUNDABOUT Location Manager
Roundabout The Movie Ltd | Directed by Daniel Wilson

CLEANSKIN Location Manager
The UK Film Studio | Directed by Hadi Hajaig

LOTUS EATERS Location Manager
McGuinessLee | Directed by Alexandra McGuiness
Produced by Mark Lee

FORGET ME NOT Location Manager
Quicksilver Films | Directed by Alexander Holt

1-2-3-4 Location Manager
Carson Films | Directed by Giles Borg

STRAIGHT Location Manager
iDream Productions | Directed by Parvati Balagopalan

THE PINOCCHIO EFFECT Location Manager
iDream Productions | Directed by Shripal Morakhia

NAINA Location Manager
iDream Productions | Directed by Shripal Morakhia

KING OF BOLLYWOOD Location Manager
iDream Productions | Directed by Piyush Jha

 

TV

TRYING
Season 1
Location Manager
BBC Studios | Directed by Jim O'Hanlon
Produced by Emma Lawson & Chris Sussman

ANANSI BOYS Location Manager
Amazon Studios | Directed by Jermain Julien, Azhur Saleem & Hanelle M. Culpepper
Produced by Paul Frift, Neil Gaiman & Douglas Mackinnon
Featuring Whoopi Goldberg & Fiona Shaw

TOP BOY 
Seasons 3 & 4
Supervising Location Manager 
Well Street Productions & Netflix | Directed by Reinaldo Green, Brady Hood & Aneil Karia
Produced by Yvonne Isimeme Ibazebo

BABS Location Manager
BBC Grafton House Productions | Directed by Dominic Leclerc
Produced by Jules Hussey
Featuring Jamie Winstone, Sam Spiro & Barbara Windsor

STREET FIGHTER RESURRECTION Location Manager
World Warrior Ltd | Directed by Joey Ansah
Produced by Jacqueline Quella & Mark Wooding

KEITH LEMON SKETCH SHOW 2 Location Manager
Talkback Television

QUACKS
TV Movie
Location Manager
NBC / Lucky Giant | Directed by Andy De Emmony

INSIDE NUMBER 9 Location Manager
BBC Television | Directed by David Kerr, Giullem Morales,
Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith & Dan Zeff
Produced by Adam Tandy

THE WRONG MANS
Series 2
Location Manager
BBC Television | Directed and Produced by Jim Field Smith

THE KEITH LEMON SKETCH SHOW Location Manager
Talkback Thames | Directed by Navelgazing

INSIDE NUMBER 9 
Series 2
Location Manager
BBC 1  

THE WRONG MANS 
Series 2
Location Manager 
BBC 1 | Comedy Series 

FRIED  Location Manager
Two Brothers Pictures & BBC Three | Comedy Feeds
 
JOSH  Location Manager
BBC Three | Comedy Feeds 

FLAT NEWS  Location Manager
BBC Three | Comedy Feeds

RUDE BOYS  Location Manager
BBC Three | Comedy Feeds 

LIZARD GIRL  Location Manager
Feelgood Fiction & BBC 2 | Drama 

THE REVENGERS  Location Manager
Two Brothers Pictures & Channel 4 | Comedy
 
FOUND  Location Manager 
Feelgood Fiction & BBC2 | Drama 

THE WIZARDS SLEEVE Location Manager
Angel Eye Media | Directed by John Henderson | Comedy

THE CARIAD SHOW Location Manager
BBC Three | Directed by Jamie J. Johnson | Comedy

GRAYSON PERRY'S: MR UNDERSTOOD Location Manager
Eleven Films & Sky Arts | Directed by Kate Hardie | Drama

MURDER ON THE VICTORIAN RAILWAY Location Manager
Garden Productions | Drama
KINGDOM Location Manager
Parallel Films | Comedy Drama Series

THE FUGITIVES Location Manager
Shed Productions | Directed by Jane Prowse | Drama Series

THE LAST CHANCERS Location Manager
Angel Eye Productions | Directed by Vito Rocco | Comedy Drama Series

 

Commercials

WHITE CHRISTMAS 'Cadburys' Location Manager | RSA Films
BLINK BOX TECHNO GRANNIE Location Manager | Hoot Comedy
PEPSI HERO Location Manager | Contented Media
DRUGS LIVE Location Manager | Channel 4
FITNESS FIRST Location Manager | Drum Phd
ISLAMIC RELIEF FUND Location Manager | Islamic Relief Society
REMINGTON Location Manager | Addiction Content
CONFUSED.COM Location Manager | Drum Phd
PRINGLES Location Manager | Production International
SAUZA TEQUILA Location Manager | Outlaw Films
COW & GATE Location Manager | Drum Phd
EVANS Location Manager | RSA
TRIDENT Location Manager | Stink
MERCEDES FORMULA 1 Location Manager | Radical Media
INTER GUM Location Manager | Quiet Storm
SCOTTISH WIDOWS Location Manager | Independent
FAIRY LIQUID Location Manager | Another 
GREAT WESTERN Location Manager | Democracy
SONY PLAYSTATION 'Kinetic' Location Manager | Loki Productions
SONY PLAYSTATION 
‚Äč'Uncle Bob'
Location Manager | Green Room Digital

Short Films

STOPMOTION  Location Manager | BFI Live Animation
FAIL HARDER Location Manager | Liberty Films
SNAILS Location Manager | Loki Ltd
HOTELS Location Manager | Oyster Films
NICE TO MEET YOU Location Manager | Distilled Films
 

Other Credits

WUTHERING HEIGHTS Location Manager | MTV
MEMITON Location Manager | Wall Of Sound
 

Music Videos

PEACE 'Lost On Me'  Location Manager | Pulse Films 
PEACE 'Money'  Location Manager | Pulse Films 
KWABS 'Pray For Love' Location Manager | Pulse Films 
SAM SMITH 'Stay With Me' Location Manager | HSI 
ED SHEERAN 'Sing'  Location Manager | Pulse Films 
MERIDIAN DAN
'German Whip' 
Location Manager | Pulse Films 
ROYAL BLOOD 'Monster' Location Manager | Pulse Films 
ELLI INGRAM
'When It Was Dark' 
Location Manager | Pulse Films 
THE VAMPS 'Last Night' Location Manager | Pulse Films 
KWABS 'Right Or Wrong'  Location Manager | Pulse Films 
TOM ODELL 'I Know'  Location Manager | Pulse Films 
KYLIE MINOGUE
'Into The Blue' 
Location Manager | Sonny London 
LILY ALLEN 'Our Time'  Location Manager | Good Egg Productions 
ARCTIC MONKEYS 'High' Location Manager | Academy 
NAUGHTY BOY Ft WIZ KHALIFE 'Think About It'  Location Manager | Able & Baker 
PATRICK BRUEL 
'She's Gone'
Location Manager | Shameless & Park Village 
TYLER JAMES 'Single Tear' Location Manager | Colonel Blimp
RAMIN 'Dream' Location Manager | Partizan
MARCUS COLLINS 'Mercy' Location Manager | Stamp 
DOOM MAN 'Doom' Location Manager | Stones Throw
THE ALPS 'Last Dance' Location Manager | Tiscali
SUMMER 'Old Man River' Location Manager | Virgin
SIX NATION STATE 
'Dancing'
Location Manager | Tiscali
SIX NATION STATE 
'Fire'
Location Manager | Tiscali
 

Documentaries

ROYAL MEMORIAL 
GARDEN
Location Manager | Pretzel Films
MOOSE GRAFFITI Location Manager | Pretzel Films & Discovery Channel
 
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