James Friend BSC

Director of Photography

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Agent: Silvia Llaguno
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James was named as one of Broadcast's Hot Shots for 2010, and is a member of the Guild of British Camera Technicians.

Please see his website and IMDB page for more information.

Television

ProductionCompanyNotes

PATRICK MELROSE

2018

Showtime / Sky Atlantic

Dir: Edward Berger
Prod: Stephen Smallwood

VICTORIA
SERIES 2, EPS 7-8

2017

Mammoth Screen / ITV

Dir: Daniel O'Hara
Prod: Paul Frift

GRANTCHESTER
SERIES 3, EPS 2, 5 & 6 - ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY

2017

ITV

Dirs: Tim Fywell, Rob Evans
Prod: Emma Kingsman-Lloyd

LUCKY MAN
SERIES 2, EPS 1, 2, 5 & 6

2017

Carnival / Sky 1

Dirs: Marek Losey, Daniel O'Hara
Prod: Madonna Baptiste

RILLINGTON PLACE

2016

BBC

Dir: Craig Viveiros
Prod: Sharon Bloom
* Won: Photography & Lighting: Fiction, BAFTA Television Craft Awards 2017
* Nominated: Best Cinematography in a Television Drama Award, BSC Awards 2017

THE MUSKETEERS
SERIES 3, EPS 8 & 10

2016

BBC

Dir: Udayan Prasad
Prod: Matthew Bird

BEOWULF
EPS 11 & 12

2016

ITV

Dir: Marek Losey
Prod: Stephen Smallwood

SILENT WITNESS
SERIES 19, EPS 1 & 2

2016

BBC

Dir: David Drury
Prods: Julie Clark, Madonna Baptiste

LEWIS
SERIES 9, EPS 5 & 6

2015

ITV

Dir: David Drury
Prod: Chris Burt

SILENT WITNESS
SERIES 18, EPS 1-10 (FULL SERIES)

2015

BBC

Dirs: David Richards, Craig Vivieros, David Drury, Marek Losey
Prod: Sharon Bloom

LETTERS OF NOTE

2015

Sunny March Films

Dirs: Adam Ackland, Lucia Helenka
Prods: Adam Ackland, Benedict Cumberbatch
With Benedict Cumberbatch, Ian McKellen, Ben Kingsley

DINNER WITH JIMMY

Fulwell 73

Dir: Gabe Turner
Prods: Jimmy Carr, Gabe Turner

SILENT WITNESS
SERIES 17, EPS 5 & 6 - DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY, 2ND UNIT

2014

BBC

Dir: Craig Viveiros
Prod: Sharon Bloom

STREET FIGHTER: ASSASSIN’S FIST

2014

Aquarius Films

Dir: Joey Ansah
Prod: Jacqueline Quella

ENDEAVOUR
SERIES 1, EP 3 - DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY, 2ND UNIT

2014

Mammoth Screen / ITV Studios

Dir: Craig Viveiros
Prod: Dan McCulloch

Film

ProductionCompanyNotes

ENEMY OF MAN

2015

Hell Kite Films

Dir: Vincent Regan
Prod:Steve Harvey, Vincent Regan

BREAKDOWN

2014

Screen 360

Dir: Jonnie Malachie
Prod: Craig Fairbrass, Luke Fairbrass

MEET THE GUVNORS

2014

Fulwell 73 / Metrodome

Dir: Gabe Turner
Prod: Leo Pearlman, Gabe Turner, Danny Potts

LITTLE FAVOUR

2013

SunnyMarch

Dir: Patrick Victor Monroe
Prod: Adam Ackland, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ben Dillon, Patrick Viktor Monroe

THE LIABILITY

2012

Corona Pictures

Dir: Craig Viveiros
Prod: Rupert Jermyn, Richard Johns

PAPADOPOULOS AND SONS

2012

Double M Films

Dir: Marcus Markou
Prod: Sara Butler

PIGGY

2012

Creativity Media / Fulwell 73 / DP Films

Dir: Kieron Hawkes
Prod: Leo Pearlman, Danny Potts

TRUTH OR DIE

2012

Corona Pictures

Dir: Robert Heath
Prod: Richard Johns, Rupert Jermyn

LOST IN ITALY

Finger of Suspicion Films

Dir: Craig Viveiros
Prod: Glen Murphy

7LIVES

2011

Starfish Films

Dir: Paul Wilkins
Prod: Mike Parker

JACK FALLS

2011

Regency Films

Dir: Paul Tanter, Alexander Williams
Prod: Dominic Burns, Toby Meredith, Simon Philips

GHOSTED

2011

Motion Picture House

Dir: Craig Viveiros
Prod: Rupert Bryan, James Friend

DEAD CERT

2010

Black & Blue Films / Regency Films

Dir: Steven Lawson
Prod: Jonathan Sothcott, Steven Lawson

JUST FOR THE RECORD

2010

Black & Blue Films / Regency Films

Dir: Steve Lawson
Prod: Jonathan Sothcott, Gerry Toomey

STALKER

2010

Black & Blue Films

Dir: Martin Kemp
Prod: Jonathan Sothcott

THE RAPTURE

2010

Swiss Family

Dir: William Steel
Prod: Billy Murray, Jonathan Sothcott

CARMEN'S KISS

2010

Albion Films

Dir: David Fairman
Prod: David Fairman, Barbara Gorna

LADY GODIVA

2008

Jewson Film Productions

Dir: Vicky Jewson
Prod: Adam Kempton, Rupert Whitaker

Promos

ProductionCompanyNotes

ROBBIE WILLIAMS – ONE NIGHT AT THE PALLADIUM (MUPPETS SEQUENCES)

Ben Winston

Dir: Philip Friend, Chloe Jenden

RONAN KEATING – ‘SEND OUT A MESSAGE’

Motion Picture House

Dir: Chole Jenden

OZZY OSBOURNE - 'LIFE WONT WAIT'

Jacko Productions

Dir: Jack Osbourne

MICA PARIS - 'BORN AGAIN'

Motion Picture House

Dir: Rupert Bryan

CHICO - 'ENGLAND TIME'

Chico

Dir: Dan Shipton

M - 'THIS TIME'

Motion Picture House

Dir: Rupert Bryan

GIGGS - 'TALKING THE HARDEST'

Dot Dot Dot Productions

Dir: Teddy Nigh

SLIC1 - 'NU DAY'

Dot Dot Dot Productions

Dir: Darin McLeod

GIGGS - 'YOU RAISED ME'

Dot Dot Dot Productions

Dir: Darin McLeod

Commercials

ProductionCompanyNotes

THE SUN NEWSPAPER

Moxie Pictures

Dir: MJ Delaney

BLACKBERRY FLOW

Motion Picture House

Dir: Kelvin Hutchinson

JAMIE OLIVER 'RIGHTSIDE CAMPAIGN'

GORGEOUS

Dir: Tom Carty

NISSAN GT/SONY

Pinewood, Movie Tech, Topteck

Dir: James Friend

GUINESS

Motion Picture House

Dir: Mark Downs

TED BAKER

Motion Picture House

Dir:Darren Statman

RENAULT -­‐ VIRAL

Motion Picture House

Dir: Mark Downs

CLOSER MAGAZINE

Motion Picture House

Dir: Mark Downs

RED ‘POKER GEEZERS’

Motion Picture House

Dir: Rupert Bryan, Craig Viveiros

FUJI FILM

Ice Screen Development

Dir: Patrick Fischer

ADDISSON LEE

Ice Screen Development

Dir: Patrick Fischer

SLIMFAST -­ TEST COMMERCIAL

LFS

Dir: Nicole Volavka

HOUSEWIVES

Flathead Media

Dir: Adam Baxter

ID FRAUD ‘EVIL TWIN’

TD Productions

Dir: Tom Dean

PET TOY

Flathead Media

Dir: Adam Baxter