Handcrafted Films

Paul Redman

Paul Redman, Director, lighting cameraman, editor and activist: Paul Redman has been a documentary filmmaker for over 12 years with the Environmental Investigation Agency and since 2006 with Handcrafted Films and Freelance. His work has involved directing, filming and editing a variety of films on a range of issues including the trade in tiger parts, […]

Tim Lewis

Working as a camera operator, sound recordist, video editor, photographer, production manager and writer, Tim Lewis produces documentary films for a wide range of international charities, government agencies and the arts sector. His experience also includes broadcast and corporate pieces, ranging from glossy celebrity portraits to feature length documentaries. His work has taken him to […]

Jamie Elkins

Handcrafed films’ soundtrack composer has been developing his style of music from youthful guitar angst to soulful, thought provoking present. He now composes on a freelance basis and has worked on a number of adverts, short films and with various Non-Governmental Organisations (WSPA, EIA, Earthsight and Eco-storm).

Tom Thistlethwaite

After a two-year stint at EIA editing campaign films and extensive expierence of producing language versions, Tom relocated to Berlin to go freelance. Recent work on EIA and WSPA projects has continued the NGO focus, but has been complimented with more experimental short film and music videos.

Simon Waller

Simon Christopher Waller (Handcrafted’s web designer) has been gratifyingly immersed in the design industry for over 9 years – acting as graphic designer, photographer and music composer. Most of his professional career has been spent working in London; however he spent a year working in Paris and works with an agency in New York. Simon absolutely loves his work with a passion and surrounds himself with other freelancers of the same mindset, which helps inspire and challenge him.

Joel Redman

Joel has worked as a photographer for over 10 years. His images have been recognised at a number of prestigous photography awards and have been part of a number of exhibitions, including an appearance at the National Portrait Gallery. In 2009 his work on behalf of Handcrafted ‘LFP’ received recognition at ‘International Photography Awards’. Follow […]

Nanang Sujana

Nanang Sujana, born in October 14th 1980. He is originally from forest people (Rejang) tribe in Bengkulu, Sumatra. Start his filmmaking carrier after finishing his Marine Biology degree in Bogor Agricultural University in 2003.   Under Telapak (Environmental NGO’s) in Bogor, West Java, he and 6 other filmmakers established Gekko Studio. With the main goal […]

Ridzki Sigit

Born in Bogor, West Java Ridzki graduated in Foresty from Bogor Agricultural University. Since 1998 he has been an activist working in the areas of advocacy, public awareness and environmental education. In 2004-2006, Ridzki was the Executive Director of Telapak, a national environmental NGO dealing with the issue of illegal logging and FLEGT, community rights […]

Jay Radosavljevic

Jay came to Handcrafted with a wealth of broadcast and drama experience, He has been a professional sound recordist since 2002 and has also directed and edited several drama and documentaries. A desire to be involved in worthwhile documentary filmmaking brought Jay to Handcrafted Films – the diligent, cooperative and fun work ethic has subsequently […]

Craig Saunders

Craig Saunders is a musician who has contributed music to short films and documentaries. Currently living in Hamburg he is also the front man of the singer-songwriter project Kid Decker, and is a co-organiser of the Melodica Acoustic Festival which now takes place in over 5 countries. Kid Decker’s debut album ‘Your Kind’ was released […]