Oliver Hackett-Watson CV

Oliver Hackett Watson

Intern / Runner / Researcher / Writer

Mobile: 07982 036502

Email: olhwatson@gmail.com

LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/oliverhackettwatson

Blog:Filmbuffer.com

 

Surrey/London based – Full UK Driving Licence

 

I am a highly presentable, energetic, engaged and well educated individual, committed to building a career TV and Film. I hold good communication skills with an ability to build effective interpersonal relationships in a diversity of settings. I consistently demonstrate a commitment to deliver the best outcomes, learn quickly and show myself to be a conscientious and tenacious individual.

 

 

Internships

The Producers Films                                                                              November 2016 – January 2017

  • Researching books, scripts and Blacklist for potential films/TV ideas
  • Writing script/book reports
  • Researching film production finance

Agile Films                                                                                                                           November 2016

  • On-Set experience, including music video / advertisement
  • Researching accommodation for shoots.
  • General runner duties around London.

F.&.ME                                                                                                                      July – September 2016

London based production house, film and music

  • Research
  • Script reading
  • Script Report
  • Finances – Excel
  • Petty cash receipts – Excel
  • Editing documents- Word
  • Telephone work
  • Editing film- iMovie
  • Preparing film proposals and presentations
  • Travel receipts / Currency conversion
  • Ongoing liaison with one of the company directors based in Europe
  • General running duties
  • Analysing best suited audio tracks use for specific film scene

 

Freelance Work

Script Report for Gavin James for ‘Hypnosis’ – 2016

Editor of TV and Film – Concourse University Magazine

  • Creating content for my section
  • Editing – my own and others’ submissions
  • Style development

 

Work Experience

Whilst in full time education I held various roles;

Superhero Television Production; Intern – working with Sebastian Scott

  • Researcher
  • Public Surveys
  • Telephone duties
  • Team Player

Tiger Aspect Television Production – Runner

  • Researcher

Jaeger, London – Runner

  • Researcher

Jockey Club Epsom and Esher

  • General hospitality, waiter and bar work, often over extended shifts

Crystal Marque – Erecting and dismantling Marques

  • Demanding physical work
  • Extended shifts
  • Unpredictable hours
  • Team player

The Way Consulting (family business)

  • Customer Service
  • IT support

Skill Set

  • Editing- WordPress, IMovie
  • IT literate including Apple Mac and Microsoft Office

 

 

Education

BA Film and Philosophy – Keele University

Dissertation – How successfully do Marvel productions challenge the traditional gender stereotypes of sexuality and ideology of its characters within superhero inspired adaptions?

 

Ardingly College

GCSE A-C grade – English x 2, Maths, History, English, Religious Studies, Drama

AS levels:  Theatre Studies, History, English, Philosophy and Ethics

A Levels:  Theatre Studies, History, Philosophy and Ethics

Extended essay – Ethics and American Warfare