Beccy comes from a background in TV drama, feature films and broadcast work. Her career has taken her all over the world as a camerawoman and sound recordist, working on documentaries and natural history for the BBC, National Geographic, Animal Planet, Discovery and Channel 4.
Beccy’s work has been wide ranging and covered serious current affairs and news, high profile celebrity led appeal films (working with Billy Connolly, Julie Walters, Martin Freeman and David Attenborough), extreme sports, natural history, documentary, music and entertainment.
Beccy now produces video content for organizations as well as collaborating with artists, writers and musicians. She also works on a freelance basis as a camerawoman/director and editor.
CHARITY SECTOR/SOCIAL ENTERPRISE CLIENTS
Five Rivers Fostering
Dartmoor National Park Authority
Marie Stops International, China
Marie Stops International, UK
Marie Stops International, Nepal
Tommy’s (Premature Birth Charity)
The Clinton Hunter Foundation
Theatre Royal Plymouth (comic relief funded)
The David Scheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya
NCH (National Children’s Homes)
MUSIC VIDEOS AND ART COLLABORATIONS
Music video - Storiesand Nomad Blood.
Cliff Top Collective
Feature length music documentary.
Music Video – Red Thread, Narcissist and Slo.
Susie Roe and Ayla Schaeffer
Filming live shows.
Two films for the artist Trish Morrissey. Installations shown at Hestercombe Gallery (Devon) and the Francesca Maffeo Gallery (London).
Installation for the Verzasca FOTO festival showcasing the work of art photographer Melanie Eclare.
Three films and media campaign for launch of the authors new book.
Films to promote the work of award winning playwright Peter Oswald
Shadow a film for the award winning poet Alice Oswald shown at The Poetry Society.
BBC 2 - Mountain Gorilla (Sound and Second Unit Camera).
Based between Uganda and Rwanda over the course of a year. Embedded within the communities surrounding the forests where the Gorillas live, and working with the scientists and conservationists who protect them.
BBC 1- Comic Relief (Sound).
Numerous short appeal films covering the work of leading comic relief supported UK and International charities. Sensitive testimonial interviews and working with celebrity presenters with short turnaround.
BBC 1- African Hospital a Comic Relief Feature Documentary with Billy Connolly (Sound and Second Unit Camera).
Based in Somaliland looking at the work Comic Relief support in the war ravaged country. Second unit camera work was based in a refugee camp and a hospital filming child birth.
BBC 2 - Elephant Diaries 5-part series (Sound).
Based in Kenya following the remarkable Elephant rehabilitation work of the David Scheldrick Wildlife Trust. Working with Presenters Michaela Strachan and Jonathan Scott.
BBC 2 - Wild Mallorca (Sound).
BBC 2- Wild Provence (Sound).
Channel 4 (Camera/AP)
News feature behind the fire strike. Embedded during the strike in a London fire station.
Channel 4 - My Foetus (Camera).
Documentary examining the status quo in the abortion debate. Involved under cover filming set ups.
Animal Planet (Tigress Productions) - Jane Goodall’s State of the Great Ape. (Camera).
Sequence work filmed on location in Washington DC Zoo and New York.Interviews/Laboratory filming and Wildlife.
Animal Planet (Tigress Productions) - Born Different (Camera).
The science of mutation, filming in the UK, USA and Taiwan.
National Geographic and PBS (Tigress Productions) -Africa (Camera).
Sequence work in Kenya.
BBC 1 - Africa (Camera).
Sequence work in Kenya.
Kodak Sponsored Camerawoman
Sponsored by Kodak for a personal film project in Kenya.
France 3 (3 x 1 hours) Wildlife of Provence (Trainee Camera).
On location for a year as a camera apprentice.
PBS (Icon Films) Journey into Amazonia (Camera and field Assistant).
Based in the Amazon for six months. Working with cameramen, the producer, and set building.
Icon Films (Production Coordinator)
One year contract coordinating productions from the Bristol office, India, Bhutan and the Amazon.
Crow Film and TV (Edit Assistant)
The Big Swap (Location Manager)
British indie feature film.
Ruth Rendell mysteries (Location Assistant)