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Sam Donaghy-Bell

Focus Puller / 1st AC

Sam is a highly technical focus puller with experience spanning 10 years. He prides himself on professionalism, efficiency and up-to-date technical knowledge. His work for the last number of years has been on long running, high-end TV dramas and features in some of the harshest conditions.

London, N.Ireland & Ireland

Feature Films

Production Production Company Director Director of Photography
Normal People (B Cam)Kero FilmsGlen Leyburn /Lisa Barros D'SaPiers McGraill
Zoo (B Cam)Metro International Ent.Colin McIvorDamien Elliot
The Dark Tower (2nd Unit, B Cam 2nd AC)Columbia PicturesGeorge Marshal RugeTrevor Michael
Red Sparrow (2nd Unit, B Cam 2nd AC)20th Century FoxChris O'HaraJallo Faber FSF
The Foreigner (2nd Unit 2nd AC)STX EntertainmentJamie MarshallOliver Longcraine
Halo: Nightfall (Iceland - A Cam & Dailies)Scott Free ProductionsSergios Mimica-GezzanGavin Struthers BSC
Starred upFilm 4David MackenzieMichael McDonough ASC BSC
A Patch of FogThe Fyzz FacilityMichael LennoxMatthias Pilz
I Am HereCanderblinks FilmDavid HolmesChristopher Doyle
Stand OffGenerator EntertainmentTerry GeorgeDes Whelan
Your HighnessUniversal PicturesSimon CraneFraser Taggart

TV/ Drama

Production Production Company Director Director of Photography
Lind Of Duty (C Cam)BBCJohn StricklandStephen Murphy
Brassic (B Cam)SkyDaniel O'HaraRichard Stoddard
BrooklynHBOAndrij ParekhChris SegarDalies
The CrownLeft Bank Pictures / NetflixBenjamin CaronAdriano GoldmanDalies
Game of Thrones - Season 8HBODavid Nutter /Miguel Sapochnik / David Benioff /Dan WeissJonathan Freeman /Fabian Wagner /David Franco
Game of Thrones - Season 7HBOJeremy Podeswa /Mark Mylod /Matt Shakman /Alex TaylorGregory Middleton /PJ Dillon /Robert McLachlan /Jonathan Freeman
Da Vinci's Demons (B Cam Reshoots)FOXPeter Hoar /Colin Teague / Alex PillaiDamian Bromley /Owen McPolin /Toby Moore
Ride (A Cam)NickleodeonStefan ScainiMark Garrett
Game of Thrones - Season 6HBOJeremy Podeswa /Daniel Sackheim /Jack Bender /Mark Lloyd /Miguel SapochnikGregory Middleton /Anette Haellmigk / Jonathan Freeman /PJ Dillon /Fabian Wagner
Game of Thrones - Season 5HBOMichael Slovis /Mark Mylod /Jeremy Podeswa /David NutterDavid Franco /Anette Haellmigk /Gregory Middleton /Fabian Wagner /Robert McLachan

Equipment

- 1303 HDR 13" SmallHD Monitor - 7" TV Logic Monitor - 2x 5.6" TV Logic Monitors - Remote FIZ lens control kit - Cinetape & Cinelink - Modular handheld kit