Nicholas G. Brown

Nicholas G. Brown

Runner

  • Location: Kingston Upon Thames
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available
Production Safety Passport

Nick is a current freelance runner and camera assistant raised in Los Angeles, but currently working in London. After completing a BA (Hons) in Digital Filmmaking he worked on a wide variety of formats as a cinematographer and producer including short films, music videos, adverts and wedding videos to promos, live events and documentaries. Previous clients include Lexus, grime artist Jammer, Nigerian artist Ycee and international DJ Riton.

As well as having on set experience he is comfortable with Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Photoshop CS6, Logic and has completed numerous courses including the 'Runner Training Certificate' from The Production Guild, the 'Set Safety Passport' from BETCU and 'Movie Business: Produce, Finance, Distribute & Profit Course' delivered by Raindance.

As an intern at Vertigo Films and an office assistant at FLS International, he has much experience with data entry, client management, inter departmental relations and general office work. In addition, as an event steward he was responsible for crowd control, event management, customer service and health and safety of the general public.

Nick is also involved in many art forms including fiction writing, still photography and graphic design and runs a monthly comedy night called 'Bring The Funny'. He is also a published poet as is active in London's spoken word scene.

 
 

This ScreenSkills member holds a Production Safety Passport.

Creative Industries Safety Passport

BECTU

21st June 2017 - 21st June 2020

Work History

Bar Staff - Neway International

Dec 2015 - Present

Director of Photography/Camera Assistant - Freelance

Dec 2015 - Present

Co Founder/DoP - RoseGoldGroup Ltd

Jan 2014 - Present

Event Steward - Seed Staff

Jul 2013 - Apr 2017

Social Media/Online Content Manager - Democrats Abroad

Oct 2015 - Nov 2016

Intern - Vertigo Films

May 2016 - Jun 2016

Trainee Projectionist - Pinewood Group (Shepperton Studios)

Oct 2015 - Nov 2015

Office Assistant - FLS International

Feb 2013 - Jun 2013

Education

Digital Filmmaking (2:1) - BA (Hons) - SAE Institute, London

Sep 2013 - Aug 2015

Film, Sociology, History, Photography - 2 A Levels, 1 AS, 1 Merit - Esher College

Sep 2010 - Jun 2012

--- - 9 GCSE's A*-C - Richard Challoner Secondary School

Sep 2005 - Jul 2010

Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe PremierePro
  • Photography
  • Scriptwriting
  • Video Editing
  • Visual Storytelling
  • Assistant Photography
  • Camera Assisting
  • Camera Operating
  • Clapper Loading
  • Competent
  • Creativity
  • Digital Film
  • Directing
  • Fast Learner
  • Friendly
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Design
  • Motivating
  • Organisation
  • Producing
  • Punctual
  • Rigging
  • Steadicam
  • Team Leadership
  • Team Player
  • Use Initiative

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