Michael Hines

TV Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Assistant: Charlotte Edwards

Film, TV & Theatre

Michael is a BAFTA winning single and multi-camera director, highly experienced in network sitcom and scripted comedy, drama, commercials and children’s TV.  He also directs theatre, specialising in theatre for the arena.

He was awarded a Lifetime Achievement BAFTA in 2019 for directing all 62 episodes of Still Game.  The award-winning comedy remains the most watched non-sports programme in Scotland over the last decade.

Television

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2019

BBC Alba/The Woven Thread

Director and Producer
4 x 30'

2019

BBC Studios

6 x 30'

FUNC

2018

BBC Alba/The Woven Thread

Director and Producer
4 x 30' Gaelic sketch show
RTS Scotland Award for Best Comedy

STILL GAME 8

2017

BBC Studios

6 x 30'

STILL GAME 7

2016

BBC Studios

6 x 30'

BELLADRUM FESTIVAL

2010 - 2016

BBC Alba

7 cameras on 10 hours of live music for 3 consecutive days each year
Live OB unit with BBC Scotland.

2015

BBC Alba/The Woven Thread

4 x 30'
Director and Producer

HOGMANY LIVE

2010 - 2015

BBC Alba

Live show on 7 cameras at various venues and live OB unit with BBC Scotland

GAOL @ GAEL

2014

BBC Alba/The Woven Thread

4 x 30'
Director and Producer

PANTOCRACY

2013

BBC Learning

6x10' films on democracy for Secondary and Primary pupils.
Multi camera drama and comedy in studio.

GLEUSTA 4

2013

BBC Alba/Sealladh Television

Multi camera quiz show

RAPAL

2013

BBC Alba

Multi camera studio rock music show
12x 30’

TWO DAYS IN OCTOBER

2013

BBC Alba/The Woven Thread

60' single camera comedy documentary
Best Entertainment Award at Celtic Media Festival

2013

BBC Alba/Sealladh Television

Multi-camera Gaelic entertainment show including quiz, celebrity interviews, music and chat
12 x 60'

CEOL COUNTRY

2013

BBC Alba

Live 6 camera 4 day music festival in Caithness
3 x 60'

ALL OVER THE PLACE

2012

CBBC/BBC Scotland

13 episodes

DANNSA

2011

BBC Alba

Multi camera live OB shot at Tramway for culmination of documentary series on modern dance across whole of Scotland

STILL GAME 6

2007

BBC Studios

8 x 30'

STILL GAME 5

2006

BBC Studios

7 x 30'

STILL GAME 4

2005

BBC Studios

7 x 30'

CHEWIN' THE FAT

2000 - 2005

BBC

11 episodes, including 3 Hogmany Specials

STILL GAME 3

2004

BBC Studios

6 x 30'

STILL GAME 2

2003

BBC Studios

9 x 30'

STILL GAME

2002

BBC Studios

9 x 30'

BALAMORY

2002

BBC

6 episodes

MR WYMI

1998

BBC Scotland

15 episodes

Theatre

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STILL GAME LIVE: THE FINAL FAREWELL

2019

SSE Hydro, Glagow/Phil McIntyre Entertainments

15 night arena show
Directed live show and screen cut on 7 cameras

STILL GAME LIVE: BON VOYAGE

2017

SSE Hydro, Glagow/Phil McIntyre Entertainments

15 night arena show
Directed live show and screen cut on 7 cameras

STILL GAME LIVE

2014

SSE Hydro, Glagow/Phil McIntyre Entertainments

21 night arena show
Directed live show and screen cut on 7 cameras

Film

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2014

Independent Feature

Director

Commercials

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COMMERCIALS

Commercials for companies including Tunnocks, Scottish Government, National Health Service, Belhaven Best, Milk and Baxter’s Soup.

Short Films

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THE LIST

2015

The Woven Thread/Edinburgh Film Festival