David Lee


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YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Director of Photography
Film (Short)
2018Director of Photography
Television / TV
Armchair DetectivesTiger Aspect
2018Director of Photography
MK FashionFreak Films
2018Director of Photography
Film (Short)
Ladder to YouBritish Film Institute
2017Director of Photography
Film (Feature)
The Fairy FlagHogg Zogg Media
2017Camera Operator - 45 Episodes - series 1 & 2
Television / TV
Teacup TravelsBBC
  • Education

    2001Contemporary Media PractiseUniversity of Westminster

    About me

    -Grew up in Glasgow, studied Contemporary Media Practice at University of Westminster, 2001, London.

    -Work ranging from natural light to something more stylised. A fusion of European, Asian influences.

    -BAFTA Scotland winner in Best Entertainment for Tiger Aspect’s Hybrid Detective TV Drama ’Armchair Detectives’ 2018

    -BAFTA Scotland nomination for Film ‘Slap’ 2018

    -Best Cinematography winner for Film ’Close to the Bone’

    -Best Cinematography nomination for ‘Lure’ at Miami Fashion Film Festival. Vimeo Staff Picks.

    -Berlinale Talent Campus participant 2011

    -Trained on Features & TV dramas with directors Jim & Ken Loach, John Madden, Dominic Savage, Stephen Poliakoff. With DOP’s such as Barry Ackroyd BSC, Alwin Kuchler BSC & Simon Dennis BSC.

    -Film 'Waste' - accepted on the B.S.C. New Cinematographers Night 2013 on behalf of the British Society of Cinematographers. Screened at Cannes & Vimeo Staff Picks.

    -HBO Feature Documentary "The Shukar Collective Project" nominated for Best film at the Gopo Awards & Trieste Film Festival.

    -Project ‘Chop Cup’ currently at 1.7 million hits on Vimeo. Vimeo Staff Picks.

    -Music Video "Alexandria - Over the Bridge" nominated for Best VFX at Berlin Music Video Awards '17.

    -Music video "Speaker's Death" Winner of Best Music Video Filmul Piatra. Jury Award winner TIDCA Digi Fest. Vimeo Staff Picks

    -Stop Motion "Experimental Japan" aired on Norwegian TV (NRK). Vimeo Staff Picks.

    -BAFTA juror for New Talent Awards in the Cinematography section.

    -BAFTA Crew Member

    -'Raising Films' mentorship scheme participant.

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Experienced in
    • Animation
    • Childrens
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Music Promo
    Organization/Union Membership
    • BAFTA (UK)