Paul has over seventeen years experience as a 1st AD, working in Films, Television and Commercials. He has worked with both Oscar nominated and BAFTA winning directors and Production Companies.
Paul has bases in London & Dublin.
Recent COVID-19 training:
First Option - Managing COVID-19 Risks on Production
APA - COVID-19 Assessment Test
ScreenSkills - Coronavirus Basic Awareness On Production
Safe Sets International - COVID 19 (Level A) Certificate
Irish passport holder so can work unfettered in Europe
HSE Qualified 1st Aider in the Workplace
PSP - Safe Management of TV Productions
BBC In House Production Safety Courses
First Option / ADA Safe Management in Productions Training
Weapons On Set training run by The Production Guild of Great Britain
Extensive experience working with children and babies, CRB checked and approved
Paul is a member of the Assistant Director's Guild and of Bectu
Experienced working with stunts, weapons, wire rigs, VFX, SFX, CGI, green screen, cars, tracking vehicles, drones, 3D filming, underwater filming, wires, phantom high-speed filming, motion control, hidden cameras, hot head cameras, single and multi-camera shoots, period costume dramas, prosthetics, planes, trains, buses, boats, live events, members of the public, celebrities, musicians, models, dancers, choreographers, non-actors, large crowds, and commercial food shoots.
Experience working in South Africa, Pakistan, Tunisia, Germany, UK, Ireland, & Northern Ireland