Oli Cohen

    • Director of Photography
    • Director (Self Shooting)

    London

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018DoP and Director
Film (Docu)
Gesher School
Oli Cohen
Inspired Films
2017 - 2018Tutor
Education
Filmmaking CourseJohn Lewis
2017DoP and Director
Commercial
Ford QuickclearGTB London
2017DoP
Commercial
Made in Britain
Adam Robertson
Save The Children
2016DoP
Commercial
Cif Get Rich Quick
Isaac Bell
Mullen Lowe
2016DoP
Commercial
There's a Beer for That
Matt Pitts
Telegraph Hill
2016DoP (2nd Unit)
Film (Short)
Spoon Fed
Nick Jones
Grass Roots
2016DoP
Music Video
Laish / Love on the Conditional
Ruth Pickett
Laish
2016DoP
Commercial
Direct Response TV Commercial IraqSave The Children
2015DoP
Film (Docu)
Breaking the Taboo - Sexual Health in Somaliland
Jen Fearnley
THET
2015DoP
Film (Docu)
Operation Smile
Justin Weiler
Campfire Creative
2015DoP
Commercial
SuperSport TV Promo
Jenna Caldwell
S2 MultiMedia
2015DoP
Commercial
Virgin Limited Edition Verbier
Christian Hughes
Curly Productions
2015DoP
Commercial
Jaguar Ice Gstaad
Armand Attard
Armand Attard Films
2015Lighting Cameraman
Television / TV
Fake or Fortune
Rachel Jardine
BBC
2015DoP
Commercial
Safe PlacesSave The Children
2014DoP
Film (Short)
CortisolPhilip Coburn
2012Lighting Cameraman / Editor
Corporate
Dell Wyse
Rose Enright
Serge
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2000DiplomaNational Film and Television School

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Canon C300 Mark II, Canon C300, Canon 5D, Full Lighting Kit, Full Sound Kit, Slider, Mercedes Vito Crew Vehicle, Libec Jib

    About me

    Oli has worked on all kinds of different productions in all kinds of locations, from the Houses of Parliament to the West African desert. Coming from a background in music, social science and photography he's now been a filmmaker for over fifteen years.

    Additional Information

    Oli works primarily as a freelance DoP and lighting cameraman. He's also a skilled director, editor and photographer.

    Oli has worked with some of the best people in the industry including many Oscar and BAFTA nominees and winners as well as many high profile celebrities including the likes of David Attenborough.

    He has public liability insurance, equipment insurance, a BECTU press card, a clean driving licence, an Enhanced DBS Certificate and two passports. He also has a BTEC Certification in Hostile Environment training through AKE. Based in London his work takes him all over the UK and around the world. Recent clients include the BBC, Al Jazeera and Save the Children.

    Oli's vaccinations are kept up to date so he's always ready for those last minute foreign assignments.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • French
    • Spanish
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Childrens
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Competition/Gameshow
    • Cookery
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Environmental
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Health
    • Investigative
    • Magazine
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Sport
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Youth TV
    Licenses
    • Diving (PADI)
    Experienced in
    • Animation
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Childrens
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Competition/Gameshow
    • Cookery
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Environmental
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Health
    • Investigative
    • Magazine
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Sport
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Youth TV
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Organization/Union Membership
    • BECTU (UK)
    • Shooting People (UK)

    Professional Recommendations

    Andrew Robinson Director of Photography

    I recently had the pleasure of working with Oli on a shoot for Garnier. He is very professional, and a great guy to have around on any shooting project.