Billy Abbott

Billy Abbott

BFI Project Manager / Director of Photography

  • Location: Plymouth
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available Soon

Director of Photography

Billy is an experienced Director and Director of Photography across Film, Documentary and Commercial. 

BFI Project Manager (Plymouth)

As a lover of education and passionate creative, Billy has spent years educating the generations of tomorrow whilst developing his own practice. He runs the BFI Film Academy Plymouth and has seen his alumni take up places on productions such as James Bond and Black Widow. 

Work History

Music Manager - Haunt the Woods

Oct 2018 - Present

BFI Film Academy Project Manager - British Film Institute

Jun 2017 - Present

Freelance Cinematographer - Billy Abbott

Jan 2017 - Present

Lecturer, ED Film, Animation and Media Production - Plymouth College of Art

Aug 2013 - Present


Design for Games - BA - Plymouth College of Art

Sep 2009 - Jul 2012


  • Management
  • Video Editing
  • Camera
  • Camera Assisting
  • Camera Operator
  • Cinematographer
  • Colour Grading
  • Director
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Camera
  • Lighting Design
  • Project Management