Patrick Fleming,Producer/Director

Patrick Fleming

Producer/Director, Series Producer/Director

About Patrick Fleming

I am experienced in both TV and corporate production and I have won many awards for my work. My aim, always, is to tell exciting well-crafted stories using compelling images. The BBC's iScience won a 2008 Royal Television Society Education Award and Discovery's Guge - The Lost Kingdom Of Tibet won the Gold Award for History at the 2008 Houston Film and Television Festival.

I am a very confident self - shooter and I enjoy the

I am experienced in both TV and corporate production and I have won many awards for my work. My aim, always, is to tell exciting well-crafted stories using compelling images. The BBC's iScience won a 2008 Royal Television Society Education Award and Discovery's Guge - The Lost Kingdom Of Tibet won the Gold Award for History at the 2008 Houston Film and Television Festival.

I am a very confident self - shooter and I enjoy the challenge of complicated graphics, underwater, aerial and multi-camera filming. I also have CRB and PADI Open Water certificates

Recent work:

Pets - Channel 5 Milkshake
Observational documentary series featuring children and their pets.
- 2Sides TV

Design Challenge, a 2 Sides TV series, which demonstrates inspirational Design and Technology projects for 10 - 11 year old children. BBC Learning

10-Minute Shake Up with Ricky Wilson.
A fun, studio based exercise video for Freuds, Public Health England and Disney. Ricky Wilson, choreographer Carrie-Anne Ingrouille and their 6 child helpers demonstrate some Disney inspired moves and encourage children to become involved in Change4Life and Disney's 10 Minute Shake Up campaign over the summer holidays.

Trainer for the Media Trust's Digital Story Telling Project. Digital Storytelling empowers 13-20 year olds to have a voice and campaign on issues that are important to them. This course equips young people with the skills they need to create, shoot and edit short films using only their smart phones. The Cabinet Office and Sky News fund Digital Storytelling.

Directing and shooting for Pioneer Productions Extreme Homes in France Japan, South Africa, USA and the UK. HGTV

Producing, directing and shooting Monster Moves, Titanic Train Trek for Windfall Films. The film shows the extraordinary journey of two A4 steam locomotives from the USA and Canada to the National Railway Museum York. Channel 5 & Discovery

Media


Equipment

I own a Canon 5D MK 3 kit: including, prime and zoom lenses, XlR microphones, Sennheiser radio mic, mini jib, carbon tripod, LED panel lights, GoPros and lots of extras. I Have operated, Canon C100, C300, Canon XF305 and Sony XDCAM EX3.

Additional Information

Industries

Animation, Corporate, Online, TV

Programme Types

Biography, Business, Childrens, Comedy (Children's), Corporate, Documentary, Drama Reconstruction, Dramatised Documentary, Education, Health, Historical Documentary, Investigative, Motoring, Natural History, Observational Documentary, Pre-School, Property, Science, Travel, Youth

Specialisms

Africa, Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Aviation, Biology, Business, Cars, Celebrity, Children's, China, Corporate Films, Crime, Current Affairs, Design, Digital Special Effects, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electronics, Engineering, Environment, Genetics, Geography, Health, History, Industry, Latin America, Location Filming, Medicine, Mental Health, Middle East, Music, Natural History, News & Current Affairs, Paleontology, Photography, Police, Psychology, Science, Sexuality, Social Anthropology, South Africa, South East Asia, Technology, USA, Wildlife, Writing

Credits

Pets - Channel 5 Milkshake

(Apr 2015 - Dec 2015)

2Sides TV

Director

10-Minute Shake Up with Ricky Wilson.

(May 2015 - July 2015)

2Sides TV

Director

Design Challenge

(Jan 2014 - Jan 2014)

2 Sides TV

Producer/Director

Digital Storytelling

(Jan 2014 - Jan 2014)

Media Trust

Director

Monster Moves - Train Trek

(Jan 2013 - Jan 2013)

Windfall Films

Producer/Director (Self-shooting)

Extreme Homes 2013

(Jan 2013 - Jan 2013)

Pioneer Productions

Director/Cameraperson

BallooniVille

(Jan 2012 - Jan 2012)

2Sides TV

Series Director

Extreme Homes

(Jan 2012 - Jan 2012)

Pioneer Productions

Producer/Director (Self-shooting)

7 Wonders of The Microbe World

(Jan 2011 - Jan 2011)

Evans Woolfe Media

Producer/Director

JCB 65 Years Young

(Jan 2011 - Jan 2011)

Edge Picture Company

Director/Cameraperson

Employment History

R.T.S. award winning Producer/ Director with credits for: BBC / C4 / Discovery / Five / France 5 / HGTV / ITV / Nat Geo / Travel /TLC.

TV
Design Challenge - BBC Learning This series demonstrates inspirational design technology projects for 10 - 11 year old children. -2ides TV

EXTREME HOMES - HGTV
Directing and shooting in Japan, South Africa and the UK - Pioneer Productions

R.T.S. award winning Producer/ Director with credits for: BBC / C4 / Discovery / Five / France 5 / HGTV / ITV / Nat Geo / Travel /TLC.

TV
Design Challenge - BBC Learning This series demonstrates inspirational design technology projects for 10 - 11 year old children. -2ides TV

EXTREME HOMES - HGTV
Directing and shooting in Japan, South Africa and the UK - Pioneer Productions

Monster Moves - Train Trek - Windfall Films , United Kingdom
2013 - Producer/Director (Self-shooting)
Producing, directing and shooting the extraordinary journey of two A4 steam locomotives from the USA and Canada to the National Railway Museum York. Channel 5 & Discovery

Extreme Homes - Pioneer Productions , United States of America
2012 - Producer/Director (Self-shooting)
Popular high gloss U.S. property show. I completed four separate shoots for the series in the USA and France during the summer and winter of 2012. HGTV

Ballooniville - Cartooneto - Cartoon Network
26 part children's series where children learn different subjects through balloon art and develop craft their skills. I also directed The Balloonies a unique balloon animation for the series - 2Sides TV

7 WONDERS OF THE MICROBE WORLD - Open University.
7 x 4 minute series of micro biology taster films - Evans Woolfe Media

'FAMILY' - Five
Director / Camera - observational documentary series for children - 2Sides TV.

iSCIENCE - BBC LEARNING
Ten exciting science stories for GCSE level students. Including features with The Welcome Foundation, Gene Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis patients at Guy's Hospital, Stem Cell Research at Newcastle and Eye Surgery at Moorfields Hospital.
2009 ROYAL TELEVISION SOCIETY AWARD 'Television Production For Use In Schools'. - Illumina Digital

INVESTIGATION EARTH - Discovery
Director / Cameraman filming additional interviews, wildlife and rural sequences in Kenya. - Pioneer

INTO AMERICA'S WEST WITH JEFF CORWIN - Travel
2 x 1 hour HD -The Dakotas and the Canadian Rockies. Director / Cameraman - new sequences for Yosemite & New Mexico episodes. America's most popular wildlife expert reveals the natural treasures of the American West - Pioneer Productions

KEYS TO THE CASTLE / FRANCE - HGTV
"A tour of some of the most amazing castles in France" - Los Angles Times
John 'Captain Jack' Barrowman hosts this HD special featuring the history and architecture of French Chateaux and the lifestyle of their current owners - Pioneer Productions

GUGE : THE LOST KINGDOM OF TIBET - France 5 / Discovery Asia
HD drama documentary detailing the extraordinary demise of a kingdom that ruled over the roof of the world. Gold Award History, 2008 Houston Worldfest - Bang Singapore

UP 4 IT - Discovery Kids
Jamie Rickers presents 13 x 15 minute factual series in which kids get payback for all the boring
things their parents make them do by sending them out to try hair-raising sports and activities. -2SidesTV

WHO DOWNED DOUGLAS BADER? - C4
2-hour investigative special. 2.8 million viewers. Wildfire TV.

KINGS OF CONSTRUCTION - Discovery
2X1 hour HD - The worlds largest engineering projects - observational style - Wag TV

LOOK! - 40*3mins- Five
Children's Science : close -up `snapshots' of crafts and manufacturing. 2SidesTV

EXTREME HOMES OF EUROPE - HGTV
H D Factual Entertainment Pilot. : 52 episode re-commission. - Pioneer Productions

SECONDS FROM DISASTER - National Geographic
`Concorde' and `Guadalajara'. Exciting fast moving stories with great CGI. Darlow Smithson Productions

MILLION $ MOTORS - H.D. Special for TLC.
Fast Cars/ Great Design / Rich Drivers. - Pioneer Productions

ULTIMATE THRILL RIDES -For Five & Discovery.
Technology, design and lots of screaming. "It's always a pleasure to watch a programme made by an enthusiast, because their passion for their subject radiates from the screen.,.. Ingenious use of split-screen techniques". Victor Lewis Smith, Evening Standard - Pioneer Productions

WARRIOR WOMEN - The Real Mulan - For Discovery.
Lucy "Xena", Lawless, presents this story of corruption, kung fu, murder, and treachery. "Beautifully choreographed martial arts sequences reminiscent of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon." Gabrielle Starkey The Times - October Films

THE REAL ATTILA-- For Channel 4 & A&E
50 minute drama documentary of battle action, analysis and of a leader drowning in his own blood. GOLD AWARD -Directing, 2006 Houston Worldfest-Mentorn

LIONHEART THE CRUSADE - For Channel 4 & A&E
A feature length drama documentary."Epic, dazzling. Not only an absorbing history lesson, but also featuring astonishing (authentically gory) battle reconstructions throughout. Highly recommended" Guardian "Superb" The Observer. "Stunning" The Sunday Express. "A lush and sumptuous production, painting a revealing picture of histories greatest warrior generals" Daily Express." An absorbing and thrilling boys own adventure story" Daily Mail - Oxford Films

HANNIBAL - THE MAN WHO HATED ROME - For Channel 4 & A&E
A feature length drama documentary showing the battles, the strategy and the man."Polished and enthralling" Daily Mail "Informative and appropriately bloodthirsty" Evening Standard- GOLD JURY AWARD - History, 2003 Houston Worldfest - Mentorn

EMPIRES OF STONE - For Channel 4 & Discovery
THE COLOSSEUM, THE ACROPOLIS' and THE GREAT WALL
3*1 hour drama documentary featuring: the facts, the mystery and the science behind three of the worlds greatest structures. - October Films

VOLCANO - (VOLCANO DETECTIVES) - For Channel 4. & TLC
2 x 1 hour. Eruptions, excitement and science. REMI GRAND AWARD - (Best Documentary In Festival) -2002 Houston Worldfest. - Pioneer Productions

TREASURE SEEKERS - AFRICA'S FORGOTTEN KINGDOM Nat. Geo. 50-minute drama documentary - the adventures of Karl Mauch and the archaeologist Gertrude Caton Thompson. - JWM Productions

EQUINOX - SPACE THE FINAL JUNKJARD for Channel 4 & TLC - Eagle & Eagle

SECRETS OF THE GREAT WALL for Discovery
The science, technology and history of the world's largest engineering project.
GOLD JURY AWARD - History, 2000 Houston Worldfest. -- October Films

BRITAIN'S RICHEST PEOPLE for ITV
Scuba diving in the Seychelles, shopping for diamonds, glacier skiing, The Bollywood Oscars and hot air ballooning. Britain's rich have a tough life! - ITN Factual

EQUINOX - MOSCOW WE HAVE A PROBLEM For Channel 4 Astronaut Michael Foale and his adventures on the Russian Mir Space Station. GOLD AWARD - Documentary Direction, 1998 Houston Worldfest - ITN

THE SCIENCE OF SEX For TLC
An ironic look at the evolution of human sexuality and desire. 4*1 Hour - Wall To Wall

THE MYSTERY OF TWINS - for TLC.
How research into twins is changing our understanding of genetics and human behaviour. GOLD AWARD - 1997 Houston Worldfest. - Optomen TV

POLICE CAMERA ACTION - ITV
Alistair Stewart presents Britain's most popular factual series. - Optomen TV

A MIND TO CRIME - VIOLENT MINDS for Channel 4, TLC. GOLD AWARD - Documentary Direction, Houston Worldfest. - Optomen TV

SATURDAY DISNEY CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR SPECIALS - ITV
Presented from the Pushkar Camel Fair and a Bollywood film set.

HISTORY'S TURNING POINTS For TLC
The Great Wall of China - The Siege of Constantinople and The Battle Of Tsushima - SILVER AWARD - Educational Series, 1995 Chicago TV Festival. - Transatlantic Films

EQUINOX - TO KILL AND KILL AGAIN for Channel 4 and TLC. A scientific analysis of the phenomenon of serial murder, GOLD AWARD - Houston Worldfest. CABLE ACE AWARD. Optomen TV

HELPING POLICE WITH THEIR INQUIRIES for ITV
Psychological profiles SILVER AWARD - Documentary Direction, 1991 Houston Worldfest. -

EQUINOX - BAMBOO for Channel 4
The importance of bamboo to China's ancient technology.

Equipment

I own a Canon 5D MK 3 kit: including, prime and zoom lenses, XlR microphones, Sennheiser radio mic, mini jib, carbon tripod, LED panel lights, GoPros and lots of extras. I Have operated, Canon C100, C300, Canon XF305 and Sony XDCAM EX3.

Additional Information

Industries

Animation, Corporate, Online, TV

Programme Types

Biography, Business, Childrens, Comedy (Children's), Corporate, Documentary, Drama Reconstruction, Dramatised Documentary, Education, Health, Historical Documentary, Investigative, Motoring, Natural History, Observational Documentary, Pre-School, Property, Science, Travel, Youth

Specialisms

Africa, Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Aviation, Biology, Business, Cars, Celebrity, Children's, China, Corporate Films, Crime, Current Affairs, Design, Digital Special Effects, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electronics, Engineering, Environment, Genetics, Geography, Health, History, Industry, Latin America, Location Filming, Medicine, Mental Health, Middle East, Music, Natural History, News & Current Affairs, Paleontology, Photography, Police, Psychology, Science, Sexuality, Social Anthropology, South Africa, South East Asia, Technology, USA, Wildlife, Writing