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George Hencken

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Award-winning Independent Feature Documentary Director and Producer

Credits

FEATURE FILM
Date: 2018
Production (role):
UNTITLED SPARKS PROJECT (Producer)
Company:
Working Title
Project details:
Director: Edgar Wright

Currently in production on this, director Edgar Wright’s first feature documentary. This film will tell the story of Sparks, the most influential unsung band on the planet.
Date: 2017
Production (role):
WE ARE THE LEAGUE (Producer/Director)
Company:
How Deep Do You Want It?
Project details:
A 90 minute independent feature doc about ex-biker ex-con ex-choirboy Nick Culmer AKA Animal, lead singer of punk band The Anti Nowhere League - the most disgusting band ever to come out of Tunbridge Wells.
Date: 2016
Production (role):
SHEDS: PALACES OF NOTHING (Producer/Director)
Company:
Hauser & Wirth
Project details:
Observational documentary following the curatorial process of architects Robert Mull and Alexander Brodsky as they prepare an exhibition for Hauser & Wirth’s Somerset gallery.
Date: 2014
Production (role):
SOUL BOYS OF THE WESTERN WORLD (Director)
Company:
Wellingmax Productions
Project details:
The story of Spandau Ballet: 5 school friends from North London who became founder members of the New Romantic scene, and one of the biggest bands of the 1980
Date: 2012
Production (role):
LONDON - THE MODERN BABYLON (Producer)
Company:
Nitrate Films/BFI Films/BBC Films
Project details:
Director: Julien Temple

Award winning feature documentary theatrical release about multicultural London.
TELEVISION
Date: 2016
Production (role):
KEITH RICHARDS: THE ORIGIN OF THE SPECIES (Producer)
Company:
BBC2
Project details:
A 60 minute film for BBC2 exploring the cultural undercurrents of post-war Britain and how they influenced the societal revolution of the ‘60s in which Keith took a pivotal role.
Date: 2015
Production (role):
SECRET KNOWLEDGE: THE PRIVATE LIFE OF A DOLLS’ HOUSE (Producer/ Director)
Company:
BBC Scotland Arts/BBC4
Project details:
For the BBC Secret Knowledge strand. This film explored ‘Charlie & Lola’ author & illustrator Lauren Child’s life-long passion for dolls’ houses, and it’s influence on her work.

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2018
    Production (role): UNTITLED SPARKS PROJECT (Producer)
    Company: Working Title
    Project details: Director: Edgar Wright

    Currently in production on this, director Edgar Wright’s first feature documentary. This film will tell the story of Sparks, the most influential unsung band on the planet.
  • Date: 2017
    Production (role): WE ARE THE LEAGUE (Producer/Director)
    Company: How Deep Do You Want It?
    Project details: A 90 minute independent feature doc about ex-biker ex-con ex-choirboy Nick Culmer AKA Animal, lead singer of punk band The Anti Nowhere League - the most disgusting band ever to come out of Tunbridge Wells.
  • Date: 2016
    Production (role): SHEDS: PALACES OF NOTHING (Producer/Director)
    Company: Hauser & Wirth
    Project details: Observational documentary following the curatorial process of architects Robert Mull and Alexander Brodsky as they prepare an exhibition for Hauser & Wirth’s Somerset gallery.
  • Date: 2014
    Production (role): SOUL BOYS OF THE WESTERN WORLD (Director)
    Company: Wellingmax Productions
    Project details: The story of Spandau Ballet: 5 school friends from North London who became founder members of the New Romantic scene, and one of the biggest bands of the 1980
  • Date: 2012
    Production (role): LONDON - THE MODERN BABYLON (Producer)
    Company: Nitrate Films/BFI Films/BBC Films
    Project details: Director: Julien Temple

    Award winning feature documentary theatrical release about multicultural London.
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2016
    Production (role): KEITH RICHARDS: THE ORIGIN OF THE SPECIES (Producer)
    Company: BBC2
    Project details: A 60 minute film for BBC2 exploring the cultural undercurrents of post-war Britain and how they influenced the societal revolution of the ‘60s in which Keith took a pivotal role.
  • Date: 2015
    Production (role): SECRET KNOWLEDGE: THE PRIVATE LIFE OF A DOLLS’ HOUSE (Producer/ Director)
    Company: BBC Scotland Arts/BBC4
    Project details: For the BBC Secret Knowledge strand. This film explored ‘Charlie & Lola’ author & illustrator Lauren Child’s life-long passion for dolls’ houses, and it’s influence on her work.