Audiovisual Arts and Communication ”Looking through the lens: making a documentary” - AudioVisual2012
Senior Lecturer in Film Production Technology at Staffordshire Univerity, specialising in Production and Post Production.
Cease to Exists – Editor – Feature Film(in post production)
|Shore – September 2007 – Installation video art – Shown at Bacon Street Gallery London
Vaux – September 2007 – Producer on feature film (post production), dir John Bradburn. (Working Title)
Sunflower – August 2007 - Co Director/writer with John Bradburn – Shot on HD. Panasonic are presently using internationally to sell their latest range of P2 HD cameras.
Even In Amsterdam – March 2004 – Director/ Editor – Short film
Music Videos: Young and in the Way – The Gathering – Feb 2012, Jefre Cantu-Ledesma - River Like Spine – January 2012, Jute Gyte - To Return and Revere the Desolate Places, Tired Irie – For Those Who Swung Hips - March 2007, Soundhacker – Confused Function – November 2006, Blind IO – She Was Here – May 2004
Robert Chilcott studied film at the London College of Printing. His graduation film, To Plan is Fatal, was a runner up in the Royal Television Society student awards and at the DM Davies short film competition at the International Film Festival of Wales. He then worked as a freelance film editor on various promos, documentaries and shorts, before becoming a researcher at ICA Cinema Projects and, subsequently, a journalist and features contributor for FilmFour, Wallflower Press and Vertigo magazine.
He made a two more shorts, Girl 22, and Cameo, both again nominated for the DM Davies award, and directed promotional films for Agent Provocateur, The Rubbishmen, and The Lady Luck Club. In 2006 he edited the feature film Kyle which premiered at the Seattle Film Festival. He is currently a contributing editor for the recently re-launched Vertigo magazine and writes a regular film column for The Chap, a satirical gentlemen’s quarterly.
|Robert is a partner in Tiresias Media, and last year directed a BBC documentary on the painter and writer Molly Parkin. The company is also producing a feature documentary with filmmaker Michael Grigsby on the suicides in Bridgend. Tiresias’ most recent commissions include promotional clips for Ronnie Scotts, documenting installations for Arckiv.net, and a series of Super 8 sequences to accompany the cyber-novel Imagination Thief by Rohan Quine.
He has an MA in film from the Welsh College of Art & Design and has previously taught film at the University of Worcester.
Lecturer in Screenwriting and Direction in
Digital Audiovisual Arts in the Department of Cultural Technology and Communication, University of the Aegean, Greece.
Teaching modules: Camerawork and Audiovisual
Production, Narrative techniques, Audiovisual Communication in Advertising and
Editing of Digital Data.
2002 – present: Screenwriting and direction of
dozens of Corporate Videos, Commercials and
theatrical events on behalf of Pfizer / Pfizer Hellas,
Coca Cola/3E Hellas, Procter & Gamble, Merck/MSD, Εurobank, Roche, Novartis, Praktiker, Vodafone, Alcatel, Wrigley, Kraft / Kraft Foods Hellas, UCI, Edision, Photovision /Press Photo Publications, Alfavito,
SAP/SAP HELLAS, Sinalco/ IBS Hellas. Award of the
National Competition 2004 Ermis Bronze Award
for the organization and audiovisual support of Pfizer Zithromax
2010‐2011:Screenwriting and Direction
of a Documentary TV series for the
National Greek Television (ERT) about the past
and the present of Greek architecture, titled From
The 45-minute episodes are:
1. Myths and narratives of Greek architecture
2. Public buildings and historical places
3. In research of the lost
4. Entertainment parks and sports installments
5. Buildings with a cultural character
6. Old and new markets
7. Office buildings
8. Τhe evolution of the apartment building
9. Mass architecture
10. Illegal and organized planning
11. Luxury suburbs and houses
12. Planning the city of the future
13. The ideal city
2009 : Screenwriting, direction and production of the documentary film
With stone and soil on behalf of the Museum of Olive Industry in Lesvos.
2008 : Screenwriting, direction and production of the documentary film
Silk, sheer beauty on behalf of the Museum of Silk in Soufli.
2007 : Screen writing and direction of the documentary film
Apart from the Olive oil on behalf of the Museum of Olive Oil in Sparti.
2006: Screen writing and direction of the historical documentary film
The Communal Engine (on behalf of the Museum of Olive Industry in Lesvos)
about the establishment ofa communal factory in AgiaParaskevi, Lesvos,
in 1911, and the use of its profits by the people
for refurbishing their old schools.
2005 : Screen writing, direction, production and editing of the
ethnological documentary film. A cooper from Pripitsa (on behalf of the Historical Museum of Exohorio in Mani) about the art of
coppery in the western area of Mani, Greece.
2004 : Screen writing, direction, camera and editing of the
social historical documentary film In Exchange for Five Apartments and One Shop (on behalf of Benaki Museum) about the architectural
and social evolution of Athens as shown in the Greek feature
films of the 20TH century.
2000: Screenwriting and Direction of the Educational Video
The social sciences in everyday life on behalf of the
Greek Educational Institute, Athens.
1998 – 1999 : Screenwriting, direction, camera and editing
of the art‐documentary film Before Galleries on the work of the veteran Greek photographer Kostas Balafas. Honorable Prize for best Documentary, Festival of Drama, 1999 and Greek State
Distinction for best Short Film, 1999.
1998 : Assistant director and Still photographer in the short film
Oathbound which was produced by Goldsmiths College, London (Official Participation in Fuji Film School Competition 1998) .
1997 : Direction and camera of the Video Dance
“Konstantinos Michos Choreographs” at Anichto Theatro, Athens.
1997 : Screen writing, direction and editing of the short fiction film
To pediko vlemma tou Larry King – The childish Gaze of Mr. Larry King.
Best film award, 2nd Meeting of Young Artists, 1998, Athens.
1996 : Screen writing, direction and editing of the short fiction film
Proino gevma –Breakfast. Participation in Official Competition, Drama 1996
1995 : Screen writing and direction of the short documentary
A short reference to Nikos Koundouros.