Brian Hill

Documentary and fiction director for film and television
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Director

 
Awareness-raising short for UNICEF about child trafficking.

Theatrical release at various cinemas, appears on DVD Robbie Live at Knebworth.

 
Producer Katie Bailiff
Writer Simon Armitage
Starring
  • Tilda Swinton (Narrator)
  •  
    Documentary Feature
    Participant Media
    Century Films
     

    Writer & Director

    The Tyre
    Winner of the Yorkshire Film Award
    Producer Abi Bach and Caroline Levy
    Starring
  • Christopher Ecclestone
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    A sales rep feels trapped by his life. During a business trip that takes him through his hometown, his car has a puncture.

    Film Four
    Century Films
     

    TV

    Director

    Class Rule
    4 x 50'
     
    Films about the class factor in British politics.
    Century Films for BBC 2
     
     
    Series about life in an Australian suburb.
    Century Films for BBC 1
     
    The Club
    Nominated for Flaherty Award BAFTA
     
    Film about a golf club for Cutting Edge.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
     
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
     
    Feature-length film about people who got married in the same year as Charles and Diana.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
     
    Cutting Edge about show-jumping.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
     
    Film about a night out in Leeds.
    Century Films for BBC 2
     
     
    A film about lottery winners for Cutting Edge.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
     
    Three films about wannabee MPs.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Pommies
    3 x 50'
     
    Three films about British people living in Australia.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Drinking For England
    Winner of Best Documentary - Royal Television Society 1998
    1 x 50'
     
    Drinkers speak in verse and sing about their relationship to alcohol.
    Century Films for BBC 2
     
     
    Cutting Edge about men born on the same day as Prince Charles.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Burglars
    1 x 50'
     
    Real Life about two incorrigible burglars.
    Century Films for ITV
     
     
    Film based on Simon Armitage's millennium poem of the same name. A mixture of drama, documentary and animation.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
     
    Film about the life of a cow from birth to dinner plate.
     
    Producer Katie Bailiff
     
    Feature-length documentary about Robbie Williams' European tour 2000.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Falling Apart
    BAFTA - Best New Director - Fiction 2002
    1 x 60'
    Producer Katie Bailiff
    Writer Anna Maloney
    Starring
  • Hermione Norris
  • Mark Strong
  • Tamsin Greig
  • Daniel Ryan
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    Falling Apart is a reality-based drama that charts the course of a marriage from its blissful beginning to its violent end.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Feltham Sings
    BAFTA - Flaherty Award - Best Documentary 2003
    1 x 50'
    Producer Katie Bailiff and Amy Flanagan
    Writer Simon Armitage
     
    Musical documentary featuring the inmates and officers at Feltham Young Offenders Institute.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Producer Katie Bailiff
     
    Musical documentary featuring porn stars singing and talking about their work.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Producer Katie Bailiff
     
    Documentary set in an abattoir in the north of England, revealing how the men who work there feel about their lives, their work and the area in which they live.
    Century Films for BBC 2
     
    Songbirds
    1 x 50'
    Producer Katie Bailiff
     
    Documentary musical set in a women's prison.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Producer Katie Bailiff
    Starring
  • Sophie Okonedo
  • Lesley Sharp
  • Anne Reid
  • Richard Wilson
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    Three hard-hitting films that tell the dramatic stories of real people in their own words.
    Century Films for More 4
     
    Consent
    Best Drama Documentary 2007 Grierson Awards
    1 x 100'
    Producer Katie Bailiff
    Writer Anna Maloney
    Starring
  • Anna Madeley
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    Drama documentary
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    Writer Simon Armitage
     
    Documentary, with poetry by Simon Armitage, that tells the story of three soldiers from different generations who are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.
    Century Films for Channel 4
     
    The Gift
    1 x 4'
    Producer Katie Bailiff
    Starring
  • Gwyneth Paltrow (Narrator)
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    Awareness-raising short film for UNICEF about the prevention and transmission of the AIDS virus from mother to baby during pregnancy and birth.
    Century Films for online release
     

    Writer & Director

    Producer Katie Bailiff
    Starring
  • Billie Piper
  • Jane Lapotaire
  • Freddie Cunliffe
  • Tom Burke
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    Drama about the lives of three young people who grew up in a care home. Starring Billie Piper.
    Century Films for BBC 2
    Reims International Television Award 2005 for Best Single Drama