Mike Chaney

Mike Chaney

Documentary Film Maker

  • Location: Bristol
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

I'm Mike Chaney,

A docuemntary filmmaker and graduate from the Newport filmschool (University of Sotuh Wales, Newport - Docuemntary film and Television)

Shortly after graudating I started Wappato Media House with my colleague Simon, creating documentaries and documentary styled branded content. Brining in-depth, compelling and engaging stories to companies and products, giving the audience an immersive and enjoyable experience.

Wappato's documentaries range from ISIS and the destruction of Palmyra's great archeological wonders too Mental institutes in Latvia and the independence of the West Papuan people in Indonesia.

Below is a list of some of our most recent clients and collaborators...

Universal Music - DECCA Records - The Guardian - EPIC TV - ZoomIn TV - Saint Paul's Cathedral - The Adventurists - Art Basel MIAMI - Wynwood Walls - ChopEmDown films - Ironlak - Peppers Resorts - Verlinder - Changing Minds

I also work with the Army Reserve as apart of their Media Operations team. I'm always keen to pursue new adventures and projects and whilst running my business I frequently work freelance as a filmmaker for...

ChopEmDown films - CultureTrip - EPIC TV - ZoomIn TV - British Army

Thank you for reading and if you have any questions please do feel free to get in touch.

All the best

Mike Chaney

Work History

Media Specialist & Filmmaker - Media Operations Group 77x (British army)

Oct 2014 - Present

Co-founder & Documentary filmmaker - Wappato Media House

Jan 2014 - Present

Commissioner - English speaking content - ZoomIn TV

Feb 2017 - Feb 2017


Documentary Film & Television - Diploma - University of South Wales, Newport (Newport Film school)

Jan 2013 - Sep 2015

Film and Television - Advanced Diploma - Central Institute of technology (Perth, Australia)

Jan 2009 - Oct 2011