Now you’ve seen what the Boot Camp series entails, it’s time to meet the speakers:
Matt is the founder of thecallsheet.co.uk and has spent 20 years working in the film and TV industry. Matt is the author of the industry bestseller ‘Breaking into UK Film and TV Drama’ and has delivered, lead and talked at industry training programmes and events for The Oscars, Warner Bros., Film London, ScreenSkills, Pinewood Studios & Into Film.
Jude is a freelance, broadcast television Line Producer with over 20 years of experience in production. She’s also founder of an online jobs board for the TV industry: www.theunitlist.com. Jude combines working at the coalface of TV production management with delivering industry training.
Regularly invited to speak at universities, social enterprises and industry events, Jude is also a volunteer events producer for the Royal Television Society and often consulted on industry developments.
Matt and Jude have designed, led and organised the induction training programme for prestigious, industry leading Screenskills’ Film Trainee Finder scheme for the last four years, bringing in guest speakers to cover specialist topics.
Yuen Wai Liu
Yuen’s background is in production, working in both TV drama and feature film. Her credits include The Dark Knight Rises and Jason Bourne. Yuen is currently the Client Services Manager at Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden, working directly with the productions filming on site such as Mission Impossible, Fantastic Beasts and where to find them and Wonder Woman.
Gary Richens is a 2nd Assistant Director with more than 10 years experience. He has worked on features and TV dramas including Official Secrets, Johnny English Strikes Again, Trust, Taboo and The Crown.
Gary’s role as a 2nd Assistant Director leads him to working directly with on screen talent such as Kiera Knightley, Tom Hardy and Olivia Coleman as well as working under Directors such as Danny Boyle.