Neil’s career in the film industry started in the early 80’s as a 3rd Assistant Director progressing to 2nd Assistant Director and First Assistant Director. He has worked on various TV series and feature films until 1999 when he joined Film Finances.
Film Finances, is the market leader in the provisions of Completion Guarantees for the Film and Television Industry. The organisation, whose principal operating company today is a California corporation, Film Finance Inc, was founded in London in 1950.
As the senior production executive for the London office, Neil has worked on approximately 10-15 films a year for the past 19 years and has overseen feature films with budgets from $1m to $50m.
Responsible for assessment of a project’s script, budget, personnel and production schedule for feasibility and inherent risk in order to guarantee completion and delivery of the film.
Supervising the production to ensure the film is delivered on time and on budget and addressing issues when problems arise during production.
The King’s Speech
Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll
The Wind that Shakes the Barley
Lock Stock Series
Under The Skin
Bend It Like Beckham
Guest Lecturer at the National Film and TV School
Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7629 6557