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Scott James Bassett

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TELEVISION
Production (role):
MOTHER'S DAY (In Development) - Producer
Company:
BBC 2
Project details:
Director: Fergus O’Brien
Writer: Nick Leather
Production (role):
MURDERED FOR BEING DIFFERENT - Producer
Company:
BBC 3/BBC 1
Project details:
Writer: Nick Leather
Director: Paul Andrew Williams
Production (role):
AGAINST THE LAW - Producer
Company:
BBC 2
Project details:
Director: Fergus O’Brien
Writer: Brian Fillis

OFFICIAL SELECTION – OPENING NIGHT GALA at the BFI FLARE: London LGBT Film Festival 2017, FRAMELINE San Francisco 2017,
GAZE Film Festival Dublin 2017, FICGLB Barcelona 2017, Seoul Pride Film Festival 2017
Production (role):
MURDERED BY MY FATHER - Line Producer
Company:
BBC 3
Project details:
Writer: Vinay Patel
Director: Bruce Goodison

WINNER – BAFTA for ‘Best Actor’ 2017, RTS Award ‘Best Single Drama’ 2017. BAFTA nominated for ‘Best Single Drama’.
Production (role):
JIHADI HOLIDAY - Co-producer
Company:
BBC 2
Project details:
Development and early prep

Writer: Simon Tyrrell
Production (role):
DON’T TAKE MY BABY - Line Producer
Company:
BBC 3
Project details:
Writer: Jack Thorne
Director: Ben Anthony

WINNER – BAFTA for ‘Best Single Drama’ 2016, BAFTA nominated also for ‘Best Actress’ and RTS nominated for ‘Best Actor'
Production (role):
MURDERED BY MY BOYFRIEND - Line Producer
Company:
BBC 3
Project details:
Writer: Regina Moriarty
Director: Paul Andrew Williams

WINNER – BAFTA for ‘Best Actress’ 2015, RTS Award for ‘Best Single Drama’ 2015, BAFTANominated for ‘Best Single Drama’
Production (role):
BRITISH ART AT WAR: BOMBERG, SICKERT AND NASH - Associate Producer
Company:
BBC 4/Danny Katz Productions
Project details:
Doc Series (3 x 60 min) looking at the impact of WW1 on three British Artists.
Production (role):
POMPEII: THE MYSTERY OF THE PEOPLE FROZEN IN TIME - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 1/Discovery
Project details:
Director: Chris Holt
Production (role):
VIVIAN MAIER: WHO TOOK NANNY’S PICTURES - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Director: Jill Nichols
Executive Producers: Alan Yentob and Michael Jackson
Production (role):
THE HIGH ART OF THE LOW COUNTRIES - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 4
Project details:
Producer/Directors: Ian Leese and Colette Camden
Executive Produced by Basil Comely
Production (role):
SHAKESPEARE IN ITALY - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 2
Project details:
Presented by Francesco Da Mosto
Featuring Emma Thompson, Ciaran Hinds and Mark Rylance
Production (role):
A PICTURE OF LONDON - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 2
Project details:
Directed by Sam Hobkinson
Executive Produced by Basil Comely
Production (role):
IMAGINE: THE FATWA, SALMAN’S STORY - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Director: Jill Nichols
Executive Produced by Alan Yentob
Production (role):
ART OF AMERICA - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 4
Project details:
Presenter: Andrew Graham Dixon
Producer/Directors Paul Tilzey and Ian Leese
Production (role):
TREASURES OF HEAVEN - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 4
Project details:
Directed by Paul Tilzey
Production (role):
ART OF GERMANY - Production Manager
Company:
BBC 4
Project details:
Presenter: Andrew Graham Dixon
Producer/Directors: Karen McGann and Roger Parsons
Production (role):
RETURN TO TIANANMEN - Production Manager
Project details:
Directed by Nic Read
Production (role):
NUCLEAR SECRETS: VANUNU & THE BOMB - Line Producer
Company:
BBC 2
Project details:
Directed by Nat Sharman
Starring Rene Zagger and Nic Moran
FILM
Production (role):
MEMENTO MORI (Short) - Writer, Director & Producer
Company:
Hanabi Films Ltd.
Project details:
Starring Alexandra Roach and Joel Fry

OFFICIAL SELECTION – LOCO London Comedy Film Festival 2017, Bermuda International Film Festival 2017.
Production (role):
THE DEEP SWIMMER (Short) - Co-writer & Producer
Company:
Raucous Pictures
Project details:
Starring Nina Sosanya and Joseph Millson
Directed by Pier Wilkie
Production (role):
GIBBERISH (Short) - Executive Producer
Project details:
Starring Chloe Pirrie and Jo Hart
Directed by Nathalie Biancher
Production (role):
THE CROSSING (Short) - Executive Producer
Project details:
Starring Sabrina Bartlett, Jo Hartley and Cherie Lunghi
Written & Directed by Nathalie Biancheri

WINNER – ‘Best International Short’ Santa Monica Film Festival 2015, Official Selection: Edinburgh International Film Festival
Production (role):
THE MAPMAKER (Short) - Writer and Producer
Company:
Flame47
Project details:
Starring Charles Dance and Jenny Agutter
Directed by Stephen Johnson

Official Selection – Raindance Film Festival 2012 (nominated for ‘Best UK Short’), Seattle Film Festival 2012,
The New York International Short Film Festival 2012, Palm Springs 2012, LA Shorts Fest 2012
Production (role):
EVERYWHERE AND NOWHERE - Line Producer
Company:
Stealth Films/Arena Films
Project details:
Development and early prep

Starring James Floyd and Adam Deacon
Directed by Menhaj Huda
Production (role):
THE ARBOR - Production Manager
Company:
Film4/Artangel/The UK Film Council
Project details:
Starring Manjinder Virk & Jimi Mistry
Directed by Clio Barnard

WINNER - ‘The Sutherland Award’ and ‘Best British Newcomer’ LFF 2010, ‘Best Screenplay’ Evening Standard Film Awards, ‘The
Douglas Hickox Award’ (plus 5 nominations including ‘Best Achievement in Production’) BIFA Awards 2010 – BAFTA nominated
Production (role):
HANDS SOLO (Short) - Producer
Company:
104 Films/The UK Film Council
Project details:
Starring Nicola Stapleton
Directed by William Mager
Production (role):
SCRATCH - Line Producer
Company:
BreakThru Films/ Motlys
Project details:
Starring Victoria Winge and Luke Treadaway
Directed by Jacob Rorvik
Production (role):
HUNGER (Short) - Writer and Producer
Company:
Flame47/Mainframe Films
Project details:
Starring Daniel Betts and Nadia Cameron Blakey
Directed by Stephen Johnson

Official Selection – Encounters Film Festival 2009 (nominated for ‘Best British Short’), Vancouver Film Festival
2009, Palm Springs 2009, LA Shorts Fest 2009, Victoria Film Fest 2009, Jaipur Film Fest 2009
Production (role):
BROKEN LINES - Line Producer
Company:
Axiom Films/Matador Pictures
Project details:
Starring Paul Bettany, Olivia Williams and Rita Tushingham
Directed by Sallie Apprahamian
Production (role):
HOW TO BE - Line Producer
Company:
How To Films
Project details:
Starring Robert Pattinson
Directed by Oliver Irving

WINNER – ‘Grand Jury Honorable Mention’ Slamdance 2008
Production (role):
BRICK LANE - Production Manager
Company:
Ruby Films/Film4
Project details:
Additional Filming
Starring Tannishtha Chatterjee
Directed by Sarah Gavron

BAFTA Nominated

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): MOTHER'S DAY (In Development) - Producer
    Company: BBC 2
    Project details: Director: Fergus O’Brien
    Writer: Nick Leather
  • Production (role): MURDERED FOR BEING DIFFERENT - Producer
    Company: BBC 3/BBC 1
    Project details: Writer: Nick Leather
    Director: Paul Andrew Williams
  • Production (role): AGAINST THE LAW - Producer
    Company: BBC 2
    Project details: Director: Fergus O’Brien
    Writer: Brian Fillis

    OFFICIAL SELECTION – OPENING NIGHT GALA at the BFI FLARE: London LGBT Film Festival 2017, FRAMELINE San Francisco 2017,
    GAZE Film Festival Dublin 2017, FICGLB Barcelona 2017, Seoul Pride Film Festival 2017
  • Production (role): MURDERED BY MY FATHER - Line Producer
    Company: BBC 3
    Project details: Writer: Vinay Patel
    Director: Bruce Goodison

    WINNER – BAFTA for ‘Best Actor’ 2017, RTS Award ‘Best Single Drama’ 2017. BAFTA nominated for ‘Best Single Drama’.
  • Production (role): JIHADI HOLIDAY - Co-producer
    Company: BBC 2
    Project details: Development and early prep

    Writer: Simon Tyrrell
  • Production (role): DON’T TAKE MY BABY - Line Producer
    Company: BBC 3
    Project details: Writer: Jack Thorne
    Director: Ben Anthony

    WINNER – BAFTA for ‘Best Single Drama’ 2016, BAFTA nominated also for ‘Best Actress’ and RTS nominated for ‘Best Actor'
  • Production (role): MURDERED BY MY BOYFRIEND - Line Producer
    Company: BBC 3
    Project details: Writer: Regina Moriarty
    Director: Paul Andrew Williams

    WINNER – BAFTA for ‘Best Actress’ 2015, RTS Award for ‘Best Single Drama’ 2015, BAFTANominated for ‘Best Single Drama’
  • Production (role): BRITISH ART AT WAR: BOMBERG, SICKERT AND NASH - Associate Producer
    Company: BBC 4/Danny Katz Productions
    Project details: Doc Series (3 x 60 min) looking at the impact of WW1 on three British Artists.
  • Production (role): POMPEII: THE MYSTERY OF THE PEOPLE FROZEN IN TIME - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 1/Discovery
    Project details: Director: Chris Holt
  • Production (role): VIVIAN MAIER: WHO TOOK NANNY’S PICTURES - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Director: Jill Nichols
    Executive Producers: Alan Yentob and Michael Jackson
  • Production (role): THE HIGH ART OF THE LOW COUNTRIES - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 4
    Project details: Producer/Directors: Ian Leese and Colette Camden
    Executive Produced by Basil Comely
  • Production (role): SHAKESPEARE IN ITALY - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 2
    Project details: Presented by Francesco Da Mosto
    Featuring Emma Thompson, Ciaran Hinds and Mark Rylance
  • Production (role): A PICTURE OF LONDON - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 2
    Project details: Directed by Sam Hobkinson
    Executive Produced by Basil Comely
  • Production (role): IMAGINE: THE FATWA, SALMAN’S STORY - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Director: Jill Nichols
    Executive Produced by Alan Yentob
  • Production (role): ART OF AMERICA - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 4
    Project details: Presenter: Andrew Graham Dixon
    Producer/Directors Paul Tilzey and Ian Leese
  • Production (role): TREASURES OF HEAVEN - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 4
    Project details: Directed by Paul Tilzey
  • Production (role): ART OF GERMANY - Production Manager
    Company: BBC 4
    Project details: Presenter: Andrew Graham Dixon
    Producer/Directors: Karen McGann and Roger Parsons
  • Production (role): RETURN TO TIANANMEN - Production Manager
    Company:
    Project details: Directed by Nic Read
  • Production (role): NUCLEAR SECRETS: VANUNU & THE BOMB - Line Producer
    Company: BBC 2
    Project details: Directed by Nat Sharman
    Starring Rene Zagger and Nic Moran
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): MEMENTO MORI (Short) - Writer, Director & Producer
    Company: Hanabi Films Ltd.
    Project details: Starring Alexandra Roach and Joel Fry

    OFFICIAL SELECTION – LOCO London Comedy Film Festival 2017, Bermuda International Film Festival 2017.
  • Production (role): THE DEEP SWIMMER (Short) - Co-writer & Producer
    Company: Raucous Pictures
    Project details: Starring Nina Sosanya and Joseph Millson
    Directed by Pier Wilkie
  • Production (role): GIBBERISH (Short) - Executive Producer
    Company:
    Project details: Starring Chloe Pirrie and Jo Hart
    Directed by Nathalie Biancher
  • Production (role): THE CROSSING (Short) - Executive Producer
    Company:
    Project details: Starring Sabrina Bartlett, Jo Hartley and Cherie Lunghi
    Written & Directed by Nathalie Biancheri

    WINNER – ‘Best International Short’ Santa Monica Film Festival 2015, Official Selection: Edinburgh International Film Festival
  • Production (role): THE MAPMAKER (Short) - Writer and Producer
    Company: Flame47
    Project details: Starring Charles Dance and Jenny Agutter
    Directed by Stephen Johnson

    Official Selection – Raindance Film Festival 2012 (nominated for ‘Best UK Short’), Seattle Film Festival 2012,
    The New York International Short Film Festival 2012, Palm Springs 2012, LA Shorts Fest 2012
  • Production (role): EVERYWHERE AND NOWHERE - Line Producer
    Company: Stealth Films/Arena Films
    Project details: Development and early prep

    Starring James Floyd and Adam Deacon
    Directed by Menhaj Huda
  • Production (role): THE ARBOR - Production Manager
    Company: Film4/Artangel/The UK Film Council
    Project details: Starring Manjinder Virk & Jimi Mistry
    Directed by Clio Barnard

    WINNER - ‘The Sutherland Award’ and ‘Best British Newcomer’ LFF 2010, ‘Best Screenplay’ Evening Standard Film Awards, ‘The
    Douglas Hickox Award’ (plus 5 nominations including ‘Best Achievement in Production’) BIFA Awards 2010 – BAFTA nominated
  • Production (role): HANDS SOLO (Short) - Producer
    Company: 104 Films/The UK Film Council
    Project details: Starring Nicola Stapleton
    Directed by William Mager
  • Production (role): SCRATCH - Line Producer
    Company: BreakThru Films/ Motlys
    Project details: Starring Victoria Winge and Luke Treadaway
    Directed by Jacob Rorvik
  • Production (role): HUNGER (Short) - Writer and Producer
    Company: Flame47/Mainframe Films
    Project details: Starring Daniel Betts and Nadia Cameron Blakey
    Directed by Stephen Johnson

    Official Selection – Encounters Film Festival 2009 (nominated for ‘Best British Short’), Vancouver Film Festival
    2009, Palm Springs 2009, LA Shorts Fest 2009, Victoria Film Fest 2009, Jaipur Film Fest 2009
  • Production (role): BROKEN LINES - Line Producer
    Company: Axiom Films/Matador Pictures
    Project details: Starring Paul Bettany, Olivia Williams and Rita Tushingham
    Directed by Sallie Apprahamian
  • Production (role): HOW TO BE - Line Producer
    Company: How To Films
    Project details: Starring Robert Pattinson
    Directed by Oliver Irving

    WINNER – ‘Grand Jury Honorable Mention’ Slamdance 2008
  • Production (role): BRICK LANE - Production Manager
    Company: Ruby Films/Film4
    Project details: Additional Filming
    Starring Tannishtha Chatterjee
    Directed by Sarah Gavron

    BAFTA Nominated

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London, W1T 2RH

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