DALE ELENA McCREADY NZCS

Directors of Photography

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Drama includes Sky Atlantic’s Tin Star shot on location in Canada and directed by Rowan Joffe, Julian Fellowes’ Belgravia and Russell T Davies’ Cucumber. Other drama includes The Last KingdomBaghdad CentralThe Tunnel: Vengeance and the one-off special A Midsummer Night’s Dream directed by David Kerr. Features include Blackwood and Tony directed by Gerard Johnson.

FEATURES / DRAMA

TIN STAR S3 (Eps 5, 6)
Prod. Kudos
Dir. Patrick Harkins

BELGRAVIA S1 
Prod. Colin Wratten / Carnival Films
Dir. John Alexander

BAGHDAD CENTRAL (Blk 2)
Prod. Euston Films
Dir. Ben A. Williams

TIN STAR – S2 (Eps 2, 5, 6, 7)
Prod. Kudos
Dir. Gilles Bannier, Jim Loach, Chris Baugh

THE LAST KINGDOM S3 (Eps 2, 4)
Prod. Carnival
Dir. Andy de Emmony

THE SPLIT S1
Prod. Sister Pictures
Dir. Jessica Hobbs
Nomination: Best TV Drama – National Film Awards 2019

THE TUNNEL S3 (Eps 1, 2)
Prod. Kudos
Dir. Anders Engstrom

TIN STAR S1 (Lead Cinematographer)
Prod. Kudos + Sky Atlantic / Mark Jobst
Dir. Rowan Joffe, Craig Viveiros, Alice Troughton
Starring Tim Roth, Christina Hendricks, Christopher Heyerdahl
Nomination: Broadcast Digital Awards 2018 – Best Drama Programme
Nomination: Best Drama Series – Broadcast Awards 2018

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Prod. BBC
Dir. David Kerr
Screenplay Adaptation Russell T. Davies
Starring John Hannah, Maxine Peake, Richard Wilson, Elaine Paige
Nomination: RTS Programme Award 2017 – Best Single Drama

AGATHA RAISIN S1 (Eps 1, 2)
Prod. Mammoth Screen
Dir. Geoffrey Sax

LUCKY MAN S1 (Eps 3, 4)
Prod. Carnival Productions Ltd
Dir. David Caffrey

TATAU (Lead Cinematographer)
Prod. Touchpaper/South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Wayne Yipp

CUCUMBER S1 (Eps 4, 5, 6)
Prod. Red Productions / Matt Strevens
Dir. Alice Troughton
Winner: Best Drama Writing BAFTA Craft 2016

ATLANTIS S2 (Eps 1, 2, 3)
Prod. Urban Myth Films/BBC/BBC America / Julian Murphy/Johnny Capps
Dir. Julian Molotnikov

IN THE FLESH S2 (Eps 5, 6)
Prod. BBC
Dir. Alice Troughton

BLACKWOOD (Feature)
Prod. Wildcard Films / Adam Morane-Griffiths
Dir. Adam Wimpenny
World Premiere: BFI London Film Festival 2013

ATLANTIS S1 (Eps 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9)
Prod. Urban Myth Films/BBC/BBC America / Julian Murphy/Johnny Capps
Dir. Justin Molotnikov/Declan O’Dwyer

DOCTOR WHO S7 (Ep 8)
Prod. Marcus Wilson
Dir. Farren Blackburn

PLEBS: THE ORGY (Pilot)
Prod. Teddy Leifer
Dir. Sam Leifer
Winner: Best New Comedy Programme – British Comedy Awards 2013

BEING HUMAN S5 (Eps 1, 2, 3)
Prod. Polly Buckle
Dir. Philip Johna

MERLIN S5 (Eps 1, 2)
Prod. Shine Drama/BBC / Julian Murphy / Johnny Capps
Dir. Justin Molotnikov

SILK S2 (Lead Cinematographer)
Prod. Richard Stoakes
Dir. Peter Hoar/Alice Troughton/Jeremy Webb

MERLIN S4 (Eps 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11)
Prod. Shine Drama/BBC / Julian Murphy / Johnny Capps
Dir. Alice Troughton, Justin Molotnikov, Jeremy Webb

DOCTOR WHO S6 (Ep 3)
Prod. Marcus Wilson
Dir. Jeremy Webb

TONY (Feature – shared DOP credit with David Higgs BSC)
Prod. Paul Abbot, Dan McCulloch
Dir. Gerard Johnson
Starring: Peter Ferdinando

MADDIGAN’S QUEST
Prod. Simon Bennett
Dir. Peter Burger/Charlie Haskell/Vanessa Alexander/Geoffrey Cawthorne

SERIAL KILLERS
Prod. Judith Trye
Dir. Mike Smith
Starring: Robyn Malcolm, Dean O’Gorman, Antony Starr

BEING EVE
Prod. South Pacific Pictures / Vanessa Alexander/Peter Salmon
Dir. Vanessa Alexander/Andrew Merrifield/Peter Salmon

TEESH & TRUDE (Feature – shared DOP credit with Rob Bygott)
Prod. Cecile B de Meux/Screenwest / Melissa Hasluck
Dir. Melanie Rodriga

LOVE MUSSEL (Feature)
Prod. Frame Up Films
Dir. Michael Hurst

DEAN SPANLEY (2nd Unit – DOP Leon Narbey)
Prod. Atlantic Film Productions
Dir. Toa Fraser
Starring: Peter O’Toole, Jeremy Northam, Sam Neill, Bryan Brown

CLEOPATRA 2525 S2 (Eps 11, 13)
Prod. Renaissance Pictures / Robert Tapert/Sam Raimi
Dir. Garth Maxwell/TJ Scott

JACK OF ALL TRADES
Prod. Renaissance Pictures / Robert Tapert/Sam Raimi

THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE (2nd Unit – DOP Donald McAlpine, Brad Shield)
Prod. Walden Media
Dir. Andrew Adamson

HERCULES: THE LEGENDARY JOURNEYS
Prod. Renaissance Pictures

YOUNG HERCULES
Prod. Renaissance Pictures

TOPLESS WOMEN TALK ABOUT THEIR LIVES (Feature)
Prod. John Swimmer Ltd
Dir. Harry Sinclair
Starring: Fiona Copland
Winner: Best Film, New Zealand Film Awards 1997

SHORT FILMS

MODERN MAN
Dir. Sebastian Solberg
Best Comedy Short: Isle of Man Film Festival
Official Selection: San Diego Film Festival

FORGIVE ME MY SINS
Prod. Goblin Market Films / Yuna Lee
Dir. Roxanna Danae

NOTHING SPECIAL
Prod. Lucky Pictures / Helena Brooks
Dir. Helena Brooks
In Competition: Cannes Film Festival 2005

RITES OF COURAGE
Prod. Curious Film / Mei-Ling Wong
Dir. Miki Magasiva

HONEY
Prod. Frame Up Films / Christine Rogers
Dir. Seth Keen
Starring: Michael Hurst, Addrienne Scott-Kemp

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