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OLI RUSSELL

Directory of Photography olirussell.co.uk

Oli shot the BIFA nominated thriller Nina Forever directed by the Blain Brothers, and for television Catastrophe with director Ben Taylor, Damon Beesley’s White Gold, and Derry Girls directed by Michael Lennox.

 

FILM

NINA FOREVER
Prod. The Casualties Bureau/AW Charlie Productions/Jeva Films
Dir. Blaine Brothers
Winner: Most Promising Newcomer (Abigail Hardingham) – British Independent Film Awards 2015
Nominated: Douglas Hickox Award – British Independent Film Awards 2015
Winner: Best Film at TotalFilm FrightFest Awards / Melies d’Argent at Lund International Fantastic Film Festival

KARMA MAGNET (Teaser)
Prod. Black & Blue Films
Dir. Martin Kemp

 

TELEVISION

SEX EDUCATION (Block 2)
Prod. Eleven Films
Dir. Kate Herron

BREEDERS (Pilot)
Prod. Avalon
Dir. Ben Palmer
Starring Martin Freeman, Michael Gambon, Daisy Haggard

WHITE GOLD (Season 2)
Prod. Fudge Park Productions
Dir. Damon Beesley

HANG UPS
Prod. Slam TV
Dir. Robert Delamere
Starring Stephen Mangan, Jessica Hynes, Richard E Grant, David Tennant, Charles Dance, Paul Ritter

DERRY GIRLS
Prod. Hat Trick
Dir. Michael Lennox
Winner: Best Comedy – Irish Film & TV Awards 2018
Nomination: Best Screenplay – Irish Film & TV Awards 2018
Nomination: Best Female Performance (Saoirse-Monica Jackson) – Irish Film & TV Awards 2018
Nomination: Best Male Performance (Tommy Tiernan) – Irish Film & TV Awards 2018

THE CORMORAN STRIKE MYSTERIES: THE SILKWORM (Main Unit Pick Up Days)
Prod. Bronte Productions
Dir. Kieron Hawkes

WHITE GOLD (Series 1)
Prod. Fudge Park Productions
Dir. Damon Beesley

LOADED (Blk 2 & 3)
Prod. Hillbilly Films
Dir. Natalie Bailey / Elliot Hegarty

FOREIGN BODIES (Blk 2 + Ep7)
Prod. Eleven Film
Dir. Natalie Bailey

THE AGENCY
Prod. Happy Tramp
Dir. Tom McKay

CATASTROPHE (Series 2)
Prod. Avalon TV
Dir. Ben Taylor
Nomination: RTS Programme Award 2017 – Best Scripted Comedy
Nomination: Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series 2016
Winner: Best Comedy Programme Broadcast Awards 2016
Winner: Best Comedy Writing BAFTA Craft Awards 2016
Nomination: BAFTA TV Best Actress Comedy 2016
Nomination: Best Director BAFTA Craft Awards 2016
Nomination: Best Comedy Series Critics Choice TV Awards 2016
Nomination: Best Comedy BPG Awards 2016
Nomination: Best Writing BPG Awards 2016

HISTORY BOYS (VT Inserts)
Prod. The Royal National Theatre
Dir. Ben Taylor

CUCKOO (Series 3)
Prod. Roughcut TV/BBC 3
Dir. Paul Murphy

A GERT LUSH CHRISTMAS
Prod. Avalon Motion Picture/BB2
Dir. Al Campbell

TOP COPPERS (Series 1)
Prod. Roughcut TV/BBC 3
Dir. Cein McGillicuddy

MAN DOWN (Series 2)
Prod. Avalon TV/Channel 4
Dir. Al Campbell

COCKROACHES
Prod. Big Talk Productions/ITV2
Dir. Ben Taylor

THE MIMIC (Series 1 & 2)
Prod. Running Bare/Channel 4
Dir. Kieron Hawkes

ANNA & KATY (Series 1)
Prod. Roughcut TV//Chanel 4
Dir. Ed Bye

THE MIDNIGHT BEAST (Series 2, Ep 6)
Prod. Warp Films/E4
Dir. Al Campbell

CARDINAL BURNS (Pilot)
Prod. Leftbank Pictures/Channel 4
Dir. Ben Taylor

DR. BROWN (Pilot Channel 4 Blap)
Prod. Eyeworks/Channel 4
Dir. Andrew Gaynord

DUBPLATE DRAMA (Pilot)
Prod. O.B.A.H.C/MTV
Dir. Luke Hyams

IDIOTS OF ANTS (Pilot)
Prod. Zeppotron/E4
Dir. Ben Taylor

THE MAESTRO
Prod. Charlie Productions/BBC Comedy
Dir. Blaine Brothers

 

SHORT FILM

HELLO PANDA
Prod. Charlie Productions, Film 4
Dir. Blaine Brothers

TOP OF WORLD
Prod. Amberstone Films
Dir. Jonathan Bernstein

FREE SPEECH
Prod. Charlie Productions
Dir. Blaine Brothers

OLD MAN DIES
Prod. Charlie Productions
Dir. Blaine Brothers

FRENCH FRIES ON THE GOLDEN FRONT
Prod. Huss Productions
Dir. Robert Kluger

 

SELECTED COMMERCIALS

Currys PC World Minds Eye Media Ben Taylor
IWC Mighty Fine Productions Dominic O'Riordan
Sky Go Brothers & Sisters / Minds Eye Media Charlie Phillips
AO Minds Eye Media Ben Wilson
Pot Noodle Minds Eye Media Ben Wilson
Lynx Minds Eye Media Charlie Phillips
Blackberry Minds Eye Media Charlie Phillips
Skype Minds Eye Media Justin Dickel
Microsoft Minds Eye Media Charlie Phillips
McDonalds Minds Eye Media Charlie Phillips
Captain Morgan Minds Eye Media Charlie Phillips
Flora Minds Eye Media Charlie Phillips
Pokemon Jettix Phil Grace
Leapfrog Leapster Jettix Phil Grace
Lynx Click Hey Buddy James Bedford

 

SELECTED PROMOS

Raleigh Richie Fulwell 73 Kieron Hawkes
The Hoosiers Worlds End Emil Nava
The Sugababes Worlds End Ian Bonhote
The Wanted Worlds End Ian Bonhote
McFly Crossroads Ben Taylor
Mr Hudson Feat Sway Charlie Productions Blaine Brothers
Special Needs Charlie Productions Blaine Brothers
The Modern Mainframe Adam Jenns
Thirteen Senses Mercury Tom Bird
IQ & DVD Digital Sneakers Adam Brown