director / cinematographer
director / producer
Rob has been producing drama & documentary projects for international broadcast for over a decade, working with BBC, RAI Italy, Channel Four UK and film funds including FVG Italy, MEDIA EU and Screen South UK.
He's made his way across the Rio Grande with modern troubadour Tom Russell and cowboy poet Paul Zarzyski, shared burgers with Presley’s Guitarist Scotty Moore, traced the story of Redneck Music across the US and filmed location work in Burma, Saudi Arabia, Africa and China.
His projects have included Biographies on Hip-hop Pioneers Public Enemy, Britain’s first Muslim Convert William Quilliam and the Beat Poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti, which won the World Award at the New York Media Festival. Most recently he produced the Grierson nominated 'The Man Whose Mind Exploded' which broadcast on FilmFour Uk & Netflix US.
Android in La La Land is his second project with Director Steve Read, previously partnering as producer/director team for the critically acclaimed 'Knockout Scousers' also produced by perfectmotion.
Steve originally made a name for himself in the 90‘s, as the founding art director of the hugely influential men’s magazine Loaded.
Since then he has won numerous awards and accolades as designer, art director, photographer and most recently as documentary film director, for his debut doc for Channel Four ‘Knockout Scousers.’
Filmed over two years and in five countries, Knockout Scousers follows the lives of three talented young boxers from Liverpool, as they strive to make the GB Boxing team and qualify for the 2012 London Olympics.
Steve has travelled the world and worked with many of its most engaging habitants; sharing the stage with rock star Michael Stipe, the road with Hells Angel chief Sonny Barger, a cigar with movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and an Olympic Dream with GB boxer Tom Stalker...
...and now a year with the Numans.