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Patrick Collerton

Director

Credits

FEATURE FILM
Date: 2009
Production (role):
ALSTON BOYS
Company:
Tightrope / Film Four
Project details:
Wr. David Eldridge
Date: 2009
Production (role):
TALLIN NIGHTS
Company:
BBC Films
Project details:
Wr. Peter Straughan
DOCUMENTARY
Date: 2006
Production (role):
THE TOWN THAT IS LOOKING FOR LOVE
Company:
Channel 4
Project details:
60 minutes, prime time

Identified in Screen International as one of the best up and coming feature film directors in their annual one-to-watch section
Date: 2005
Production (role):
BOLLOCKS TO CANCER (Producer / Director)
Company:
Yipp Films / Channel 4
Project details:
60 minutes, prime time

Identified by The Observer as one of the top 50 Cultural Highlights of the Summer

"Fantastically moving" The Guardian
Date: 2003
Production (role):
THE BOY WHOSE SKIN FELL OFF (Producer / Director)
Company:
Yipp Films / Channel 4
Project details:
60 minutes, prime time

Winner International Emmy for Documentary 2004

Winner, Best Factual Director at BAFTA Craft Awards 2005

Winner, Best Factual Editing at BAFTA Craft Awards 2005

Winner, Indie Awards for Single Documentary 2004

Winner Best Newcomer National Royal Television Society Awards 2004

Winner Best Newcomer Grierson Documentary Awards 2004

Winner Best of Festival Picture This Film Festival, Calgary Canada 2005

Winner Best Documentary Picture This Film Festival, Calgary Canada 2005

Winner Royal Television Society NE Award, Best Network Production 2004

Winner Royal Television Society NE Award, Best Independent Production 2004

Winner Broadcasting Press Guild, Best Documentary 2004

Winner Bulldog Award for Best Documentary 2004

Winner C4 Creative Cities Award

Nominated Best Sound BAFTA Craft Awards 2005

Nominated Educational Impact in Primetime RTS Education Awards 2004

Highly Recommended Single Documentary Broadcast Awards 2004

Special mention Hors Concours BANFF Television Festival, Canada 2004

Nominated Best Single Doc Director’s Guild Of Great Britain Awards 2004

Nominated Best Documentary Royal Television Society Awards 2004

Nominated Best Factual Moment, BBC 1 Television Moments 2004

Nominated RADAR People of The Year Awards 2004

Shortlisted Best Documentary on a Contemporary Issue, Grierson Awards 2004
Date: 2001-02
Production (role):
DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE (Director / Camera)
Company:
ITV / Carlton
Project details:
Documentary on the only independent MP in Britain

Series Prod. Charles Hunter

Shortlisted RTS Midlands Award for Best Factual 2002
Date: 2000
Production (role):
TIME OF OUR LIFE (Producer)
Company:
Channel 4 / Planet Wild
Project details:
90 minutes
Date: 1999
Production (role):
FERRY TALES (Director / Camera)
Company:
BBC 1 / Planet Wild
Project details:
Documentary Series

Date: 1997-98
Production (role):
GLOBAL RAIDERS (Producer / Director)
Company:
First Avenue Films / C4
Project details:
Non broadcast business investigations pilot

Directed, shot and produced South African film on DV
Date: 1996-97
Production (role):
3D (Associate Producer)
Company:
Yorkshire TV / ITV
Project details:
Documentary Series

Prod. Helen Scott

Specialist in investigative, covert and DV filming

Directed DV shoot in Swedish arctic
Date: 1996
Production (role):
OI REFEREE (Associate Producer)
Company:
C4 / Lloyds Bank Film Challenge / Compulsive Viewing
Project details:
The only documentary in the series

Dir. Stuart Everett
Date: 1996
Production (role):
EASTERN EUROPEAN ROAD TRIP
Project details:
As yet unbroadcast

Drove from London to Russia and shot road trip of Creator, European Cultural magazine, on Hi8

Date: 1995-96
Production (role):
UNDERCOVER BRITAIN ON DEBT COLLECTORS (Assistant Producer)
Company:
Hardcash Productions
Project details:
Dir. Carolyn Gilbey

Filmed overtly and covertly on Hi 8 and flatcam, went undercover as a debt collector, found victims, directed GVs on beta

Date: 1995
Production (role):
MOSS SIDE (Researcher)
Company:
Granada TV / C4
Project details:
Youth documentary series

Development for 10-part series

Prod. Paul Watson
Date: 1994
Production (role):
UNDERCOVER BRITAIN ON TAXI TOUTS (Researcher)
Company:
Hardcash Productions
Project details:
Went undercover and infiltrated tout gangs in addition to finding main diarist, researching story, filming on Hi8

Prod. David Henshaw
Date: 1994
Production (role):
PASSENGERS (Researcher)
Company:
Rapido TV
Project details:
Set up stories worldwide

Director of weekly World Party mini documentaries on holiday hedonism across Europe
Date: 1994
Production (role):
INSIDE STORY 'BURGLED' (Researcher)
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Found burglars for the documentary by hanging out with the young criminals of Gateshead

Dir. Peter Dale
Date: 1994
Production (role):
REPORTAGE (Researcher / Reporter)
Company:
BBC 2
Project details:
Wrote, researched, presented, directed for youth current affairs series
SHORT FILM
Date: 2004
Production (role):
TIME FOR BED (Producer / Deviser)
Company:
Yipp Films
Project details:
During the second international Northern Lights Film Festival Yipp Films produced six short films
Date: 2003
Production (role):
LOVE SICK (Writer / Director)
Company:
Yipp Films / Allfilm
Project details:
Short drama shot and edited in Estonia
Date: 2002
Production (role):
BEYOND IMAGINATION (Writer / Director)
Project details:
Short corporate featuring celebrities such as Alan Shearer and Sting

Shot on 16mm film
Date: 2001
Production (role):
STARMAN (Director / Writer)
Company:
ITV / Yipp Films
Project details:
24 minutes drama shot on 16mm

Winner Royal Television Society NE Award for Best Non-Factual 2001
Date: 1998-99
Production (role):
SAFE (Producer)
Company:
Yipp Films / Arts Council
Project details:
35mm short drama
SCREENPLAY
Date: 2002-03
Production (role):
WHITLEY BAYWATCH (Writer)
COMMERCIAL
Date: 1998
Production (role):
BALTIC BOND (Writer)
Project details:
Estonian Bank commercial
TELEVISION
Date: 2011
Production (role):
JOE MADDISON’S WAR
Company:
Mammoth Screen / ITV
Project details:
Wr. Alan Plater

Starring Kevin Whately and Robson Green

Date: 1998
Production (role):
WORLD CUP AND CHAMPION'S LEAGUE ON AIR LAUNCH CAMPAIGNS (Producer)
Company:
Yipp Films / ITV
Project details:
Global shoots on 35mm featuring Keegan, Gullitt, Venables, Ferguson
SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS
EDUCATION AND TRAINING:

Director's Course, Yorkshire Television, December 1996

Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism, City University, London, 1992-93

Honours Degree at Liverpool University in History and Communications, 1989-92

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2009
    Production (role): ALSTON BOYS
    Company: Tightrope / Film Four
    Project details: Wr. David Eldridge
  • Date: 2009
    Production (role): TALLIN NIGHTS
    Company: BBC Films
    Project details: Wr. Peter Straughan
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2006
    Production (role): THE TOWN THAT IS LOOKING FOR LOVE
    Company: Channel 4
    Project details: 60 minutes, prime time

    Identified in Screen International as one of the best up and coming feature film directors in their annual one-to-watch section
  • Date: 2005
    Production (role): BOLLOCKS TO CANCER (Producer / Director)
    Company: Yipp Films / Channel 4
    Project details: 60 minutes, prime time

    Identified by The Observer as one of the top 50 Cultural Highlights of the Summer

    "Fantastically moving" The Guardian
  • Date: 2003
    Production (role): THE BOY WHOSE SKIN FELL OFF (Producer / Director)
    Company: Yipp Films / Channel 4
    Project details: 60 minutes, prime time

    Winner International Emmy for Documentary 2004

    Winner, Best Factual Director at BAFTA Craft Awards 2005

    Winner, Best Factual Editing at BAFTA Craft Awards 2005

    Winner, Indie Awards for Single Documentary 2004

    Winner Best Newcomer National Royal Television Society Awards 2004

    Winner Best Newcomer Grierson Documentary Awards 2004

    Winner Best of Festival Picture This Film Festival, Calgary Canada 2005

    Winner Best Documentary Picture This Film Festival, Calgary Canada 2005

    Winner Royal Television Society NE Award, Best Network Production 2004

    Winner Royal Television Society NE Award, Best Independent Production 2004

    Winner Broadcasting Press Guild, Best Documentary 2004

    Winner Bulldog Award for Best Documentary 2004

    Winner C4 Creative Cities Award

    Nominated Best Sound BAFTA Craft Awards 2005

    Nominated Educational Impact in Primetime RTS Education Awards 2004

    Highly Recommended Single Documentary Broadcast Awards 2004

    Special mention Hors Concours BANFF Television Festival, Canada 2004

    Nominated Best Single Doc Director’s Guild Of Great Britain Awards 2004

    Nominated Best Documentary Royal Television Society Awards 2004

    Nominated Best Factual Moment, BBC 1 Television Moments 2004

    Nominated RADAR People of The Year Awards 2004

    Shortlisted Best Documentary on a Contemporary Issue, Grierson Awards 2004
  • Date: 2001-02
    Production (role): DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE (Director / Camera)
    Company: ITV / Carlton
    Project details: Documentary on the only independent MP in Britain

    Series Prod. Charles Hunter

    Shortlisted RTS Midlands Award for Best Factual 2002
  • Date: 2000
    Production (role): TIME OF OUR LIFE (Producer)
    Company: Channel 4 / Planet Wild
    Project details: 90 minutes
  • Date: 1999
    Production (role): FERRY TALES (Director / Camera)
    Company: BBC 1 / Planet Wild
    Project details: Documentary Series

  • Date: 1997-98
    Production (role): GLOBAL RAIDERS (Producer / Director)
    Company: First Avenue Films / C4
    Project details: Non broadcast business investigations pilot

    Directed, shot and produced South African film on DV
  • Date: 1996-97
    Production (role): 3D (Associate Producer)
    Company: Yorkshire TV / ITV
    Project details: Documentary Series

    Prod. Helen Scott

    Specialist in investigative, covert and DV filming

    Directed DV shoot in Swedish arctic
  • Date: 1996
    Production (role): OI REFEREE (Associate Producer)
    Company: C4 / Lloyds Bank Film Challenge / Compulsive Viewing
    Project details: The only documentary in the series

    Dir. Stuart Everett
  • Date: 1996
    Production (role): EASTERN EUROPEAN ROAD TRIP
    Company:
    Project details: As yet unbroadcast

    Drove from London to Russia and shot road trip of Creator, European Cultural magazine, on Hi8

  • Date: 1995-96
    Production (role): UNDERCOVER BRITAIN ON DEBT COLLECTORS (Assistant Producer)
    Company: Hardcash Productions
    Project details: Dir. Carolyn Gilbey

    Filmed overtly and covertly on Hi 8 and flatcam, went undercover as a debt collector, found victims, directed GVs on beta

  • Date: 1995
    Production (role): MOSS SIDE (Researcher)
    Company: Granada TV / C4
    Project details: Youth documentary series

    Development for 10-part series

    Prod. Paul Watson
  • Date: 1994
    Production (role): UNDERCOVER BRITAIN ON TAXI TOUTS (Researcher)
    Company: Hardcash Productions
    Project details: Went undercover and infiltrated tout gangs in addition to finding main diarist, researching story, filming on Hi8

    Prod. David Henshaw
  • Date: 1994
    Production (role): PASSENGERS (Researcher)
    Company: Rapido TV
    Project details: Set up stories worldwide

    Director of weekly World Party mini documentaries on holiday hedonism across Europe
  • Date: 1994
    Production (role): INSIDE STORY 'BURGLED' (Researcher)
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Found burglars for the documentary by hanging out with the young criminals of Gateshead

    Dir. Peter Dale
  • Date: 1994
    Production (role): REPORTAGE (Researcher / Reporter)
    Company: BBC 2
    Project details: Wrote, researched, presented, directed for youth current affairs series
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2004
    Production (role): TIME FOR BED (Producer / Deviser)
    Company: Yipp Films
    Project details: During the second international Northern Lights Film Festival Yipp Films produced six short films
  • Date: 2003
    Production (role): LOVE SICK (Writer / Director)
    Company: Yipp Films / Allfilm
    Project details: Short drama shot and edited in Estonia
  • Date: 2002
    Production (role): BEYOND IMAGINATION (Writer / Director)
    Company:
    Project details: Short corporate featuring celebrities such as Alan Shearer and Sting

    Shot on 16mm film
  • Date: 2001
    Production (role): STARMAN (Director / Writer)
    Company: ITV / Yipp Films
    Project details: 24 minutes drama shot on 16mm

    Winner Royal Television Society NE Award for Best Non-Factual 2001
  • Date: 1998-99
    Production (role): SAFE (Producer)
    Company: Yipp Films / Arts Council
    Project details: 35mm short drama
  • Date
    Production (role)
  • Date: 2002-03
    Production (role): WHITLEY BAYWATCH (Writer)
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Project details
  • Date: 1998
    Production (role): BALTIC BOND (Writer)
    Project details: Estonian Bank commercial
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2011
    Production (role): JOE MADDISON’S WAR
    Company: Mammoth Screen / ITV
    Project details: Wr. Alan Plater

    Starring Kevin Whately and Robson Green

  • Date: 1998
    Production (role): WORLD CUP AND CHAMPION'S LEAGUE ON AIR LAUNCH CAMPAIGNS (Producer)
    Company: Yipp Films / ITV
    Project details: Global shoots on 35mm featuring Keegan, Gullitt, Venables, Ferguson
  • EDUCATION AND TRAINING:

    Director's Course, Yorkshire Television, December 1996

    Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism, City University, London, 1992-93

    Honours Degree at Liverpool University in History and Communications, 1989-92
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