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Jay J Odedra

Lighting Cameraman / Operator

A highly skilled technician with over 17 years International experience in features, TV dramas, documentaries, corporates, promos, and commercials.

US Green Card holder with valid Visa |Indian PIO Visa (all vaccinations up to date) |CRB checked & certified| Bases in London & Bristol | Full UK & International Driving Licence.

Feature Films

Production Production Company Director Role
MigrationMirabai FilmsMira NairCamerman Main Unit/Cameraman 2nd Unit
The NamesakeMirabai Films/Fox SearchlightMira NairCameraman 2nd Unit
SunshineDNA FilmsDanny BoyleCamera Operator 2nd Unit (Dailies)
Breakfast On PlutoPathe International Neil JordanCameraman 2nd Unit (Dailies)
Vanity FairMirabai Films/Fox SearchlightMira NairCameraman 2nd Unit
Sliding DoorsIntermediate FilmsPeter HowittCameraman 2nd Unit
Lucky BreakFilm Four ProductionsPeter CartoniCameraman 2nd Unit
World Cup '98 OfficialFIFA FilmD WoosterAdditional Unit Cameraman

Feature Documentaries/Shorts

Production Production Company Director Role
Working Title “ The Road From Durban “ Major Feature Doc for The World Health OrganisationSparkwater ProductionsDylan Mohan GrayLighting Cameraman -(shot on 4 Continents on 4k)
The Man Behind the Microphone (ft. length)Claire de Luna FilmsClaire BelhassineLighting Cameraman
Fire In The Blood (2013 Official Sundance Entry)Sparkwater ProductionsDylan GrayLighting Cameraman
How To Say I Love You (Short)Lextricity ProductionsAlexander SufitLighting Cameraman
PompeiiBBC TV ProductionsPeter NicholsonCameraman 2nd Unit
PyramidBBC TV ProductionsJonathan StampCameraman 2nd Unit
Walking With CavemanBBC TV ProductionsRichard DaleCameraman Main Unit (1 of 3)
Badassssss Cinema (Short)IFC ProductionsIsaac JulianAdditional Photography
Gorge-Us (15 Min Short)Breath ProductionsJ J OdedraCameraman

TV/Dramas

Production Production Company Director Role
London News & Sport (ongoing)BBC TV ProductionsVariousPSC Cameraman
World Cup 2014Astbury MarsdenToby RobertsLighting Cameraman
Marple '09/10ITV ProductionsTom ShanklandCameraman 2nd Unit/B Cam Operator
MoGranada TV ProductionsPhillip MartinCameraman 2nd Unit
The Death Of Tom HurndallGranada TV ProductionsRowan JoffeCameraman/Operator 2nd Unit
Ballet ShoesBBC TV ProductionsSandra GoldbacherCameraman 2nd Unit, 2nd Operator
Afterlife Series IIClerkenwell Films/ITVMartyn FriendCamerman 2nd Unit 5 & 6
Murder CityGranada TV ProductionsIan VoightCameraman 2nd Unit
Michael Palin's New Europe 2007Prominent TV ProductionsJ P DavidsonAdditional Photography 2nd Unit
The Murder of Stephen LawrenceGranada TV ProductionsPaul GreengrassCameraman 2nd Unit
Mayor of CastorbridgeGranada TV ProductionsDavid ThackerCameraman 2nd Unit
Michael Palin's Hemingway AdventProminent TVDavid Turnbull2nd Cameraman
The Human BodyBBC TV ProductionsRichard DaleAdditional Photography

Commercials

Production Production Company Director Role
Sainsburys 3 x 'Pop TV'Instore CommercialsMartin Thompson

Music Promos

Production Production Company Director Role
'Sateen in Mind'Tamrah AerynLionel HicksDirector/Cameraman

Corporates

Production Production Company Director Role
Stagecoach 3 x 5 mins promosCaloosa ProductionJ J OdedraDirector/Cameraman
'Love Shack' 1 x 22min in-house corporateSymantecJ J OdedraDirector/Cameraman

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