Colin Silvester

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Gaffer
Film (Feature)
Three Pints and a Rabbi
Richard Perry
Perry Pictures
2014 - 2016Gaffer
Film (Feature)
Crying Wolf 3D
Tony Jopia
Cry Wolf Films
2011Gaffer
Film (Short)
Jezebel
Nicki Perkins
Eavesdrop films
2009Gaffer
Commercial
Virgin Media InfomercialMade in the Shade
2008Gaffer
Film (Feature)
Touched By A StrangerTrinamite Productions Ltd
2005Spark
Film (Feature)
Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont
Dan Ireland
Claremont films
2004Gaffer
Film (Feature)
GravityColin Hutton
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2018Temporary Electrical Systems NA7909-3BECTU/NAPIT
    2008Domestic InstallerNICEIC
    2008Requirements for Electrical Installations 16th to 17th edition update to BS 7671 2008 (Level 3)City & Guilds - NICEIC Training
    2007HD CameraOFVM
    2004C&G 2377-02 Inspection & Testing of Electrical Equipment - (PAT Testing) Level 3City & Guilds - Reading Technical College
    2004Inspection, Testing & Certification of Electrical Installations C&G 2391-01 - Level 3City & Guilds - Reading Technical College
    2003Requirements for Electrical Installations 16th Edition BS 7671:June 2001) - Level 3City & Guilds - Reading Technical College
    2003Shooting Video - Level 2OFVM - Oxfordshire Open College Network
    2001MSc TelecommunicationsUCL
    1993BA Open HonsOU
    1985BTEC - HND Electronics & Communications EngineeringCoventry Technical College
    1983TEC - HNC ElectronicsLiverpool Polytechnic
    1982TEC - ONC Electrical EngineeringNorth East Wales Institute

    About me

    NICEIC & NAPIT Electrician and Chartered Electrical Engineer 'MIET'. Experienced Gaffer, Best Boy & Spark in features, shorts, promos, corporate's, multimedia integration and live production.

    Also Camera Operator with own HD & 4K multi-camera equipment, lights, grip, recorders and sound equipment.

    Showreel - vimeo.com/216422349

    Additional Information

    Have also been lighting theatre productions since 2002. Usually straight dramas and have lit standard theatres as well as on tour in mixed venues. Have incorporated video projections in productions, and done pantomime, rock opera, live performance, etc..

    Also keen photographer

    Referees

    available on request

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Licenses
    • Public Liablity Insurance
    • Standard Driving (PLG)
    DBS checked
    • No
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    Organization/Union Membership
    • BECTU (UK)
    • Shooting People (UK)
    Interested in
    • Animation
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Cookery
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Environmental
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Health
    • Horror
    • Investigative
    • Live TV
    • Magazine
    • Mobile Phone Content
    • Motoring
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Sport
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Youth TV
    Experienced in
    • Business
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Television