STEVE WHITFORD

  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Address: Eldon Building, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth PO1 2DJ
  • Telephone: 023 9284 5695
  • Email: steve.whitford@port.ac.uk
  • Department: School of Film, Media & Communication
  • Faculty: Creative and Cultural Industries

Biography

Senior Lecturer (BA Film Production) – Sound & Documentary

Over the last 20+ years Steve has worked across a whole range of programme output for international broadcasters and a host of independent TV companies. His first love is Documentary Sound Recording, but he has also worked on many dramas and features, and for corporate production companies and their international clients, including BBC, Wall to Wall, Minnow Films, Lion TV, Channel 4, Garden Productions and Granada.

In 2003 Steve won an RTS Award for Sound Recording on BBC2′s ‘Fighting The War’ documentary series where he was embedded with the Black Watch (7th Armoured) during the invasion of Iraq.

Research

I am producing a series of filmed interviews with Master Practitioners for this website and am also in pre-production on a Documentary about English Music festivals.  I completed my Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, in June 2012.  I stared my MA degree in September 2012, and continue to record Sound on TV Documentaries.