Amy Banks

Amy Banks

Freelance Producer

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available
Production Safety Passport

A graduate of the MET Film School, Ealing Studios, London, with a 1st Class BA (Hons) Degree in Practical Filmmaking, specialising as a Producer, handing multiple tasks and working towards tight deadlines. Developing innovative and exciting short film and web content projects with intricate budgets, schedules and high quality cast and crew members. Proficient with programmes such as MovieMagic Budgeting and Scheduling, Windows Office packages and Adobe Software Creative Suite. I will oversee an entire production from inception to completion with aplomb or contribute in any department as a member of the crew.

I have worked with Sundance Film Festival London in the VIP, Corporate and Donor offices and provided my services as a judge and juror for the European Student Film Festival 2015 and The Watersprite Cambridge International Film Festival for screenwriting 2016. I have created a number of award-winning short films inculding; Unleaded 2015 which won the 'Audience Award' at the Watersprite Cambridge International Film Festival and was selected 'Best of the Fest' at the Seattle International Film Festival, Jamie 2016 winner of the 'Spirit Award' at the Rhode Island International Film Festival.

Currently I have a number of short film projects in Post-Production for release and distrubution in 2017 and work as a PA and Production Co-ordinator freelance.


This ScreenSkills member holds a Production Safety Passport.

Safe Management of TV Productions

BBC

13th February 2013 - 13th February 2016

Work History

Photographer - Historic Royal Palaces

Dec 2016 - Dec 2016

AV Video Projections - W11 Opera for Young People

Oct 2016 - Dec 2016

Producer - The Watcher, Her - Van Films

Aug 2016 - Dec 2016

Videographer - Historic Royal Palaces

Nov 2016 - Nov 2016

Line Producer - Jamie - Apparatus Films

May 2015 - Sep 2016

Producer PA - Colour Frame Ltd.

Jun 2016 - Aug 2016

Production Co-ordinator - Getty Images & Bob Thomas Sports Photography

Mar 2016 - May 2016

Screenplay Judge - The Watersprite Cambridge International Film Festival

Jan 2016 - Feb 2016

Producer - Unleaded - Met Film School & Academy Films

Jan 2015 - Dec 2015

Photographer & Videographer - Love to Sing Opera

Jun 2015 - Sep 2015

Production Assistant - Escape Films

Mar 2015 - Mar 2015

Judge/Juror - European Student Film Festival

Jan 2015 - Mar 2015

Producer - Fiske - Lisa Wiik Productions

Jan 2014 - Nov 2014

Assistant in the VIP, Donor & Corporate Relations Office - Sundance Film Festival London

Apr 2012 - Apr 2013

Actor/Producer/Marketing Assistant - The Bridge Theatre Company

Jan 2011 - Aug 2011

Education

Practical Filmmaking - 1st Class BA (Hons) Degree - MET Film School

Sep 2012 - Nov 2014

Arts Management - BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Production Arts - The BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology

Sep 2010 - Aug 2011

Musical Theatre - BTEC National Diploma in Musical Theatre - The BRIT School for Performing Arts & Technology

Sep 2008 - Aug 2010

Skills

  • Adobe PremierePro
  • Photography
  • Adobe Premiere CC
  • Commercials
  • Corporate Filming
  • Creative
  • Digital Film
  • Digital Television
  • Documentary Film
  • Feature Film
  • Festival
  • Post Production
  • Pre-production
  • Problem Solving
  • Producing
  • Production
  • Production and Distribution
  • Production Assistant
  • Runner
  • Script Editor
  • Scriptwriting and Development
  • Short filmmaking

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