Jeanie’s a TV Producer with extensive experience in documentaries, news/current affairs, adventure travel formats, factual entertainment, children’s programmes and digital content. She’s made programmes for broadcasters around the world including the BBC, ITV, Sky, Channel 4, Discovery Channel, National Geographic TV, the ABC, TVNZ and many more.
It’s work that’s taken her to many fascinating and far-flung places – from refugee camps and war zones to adventures in remote deserts, mountains and jungles. She’s filmed with everyone from high-profile celebrities to isolated African pygmy tribes!
During her career, she’s worn many different “hats” including Head of Factual, Head of Development, Executive Producer, Producer, Director, Camerawoman, Editor, Scriptwriter, and Development Executive.
Jeanie’s been a long-standing member of BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television), and has appeared at screen industry events around the world, notably the Edinburgh International Television Festival, Realscreen, BANFF, MIPCOM and MIPTV, the Cannes Film Festival, and the Adventure Travel Film Festival.
She’s listed by BBC Media Action as a highly-experienced Trainer and Consultant Producer. She was also UNICEF UK’s Television Manager 2015 – 2016, working on projects with high-profile UNICEF Ambassadors including Ewan McGregor, Tom Hiddleston and David Beckham as well as Channel 4 documentary Children Of War and the BBC’s The Boy On The Bicycle, both highlighting the plight of Syrian refugee children.
She’s currently based in Sydney, Australia, where she’s producing films and digital content for Amnesty International, and cooking up her next big TV adventure project!
For a more comprehensive list of Jeanie’s TV and film-making work, check out her LinkedIn profile.