RÉSUMÉ / CV
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London was my home
I worked for these companies,
Thames Television 1979 – 1982
My first job out of art school. In my last year there I was sent to Argentina during the Falklands war, my duties included smuggling money and film in from Uruguay and bribing customs officials.
Channel 4 1982 – 1984
Assistant Director / Editor / Sound Recordist
Working with renowned war cameraman Nick Downie, I travelled all over the world making six one hour documentaries about human survival.
MTV Europe 1987 – 1988
Producer / Director
I was part of the team that launched the first MTV channel outside the United States.
The Children's Channel 1988 – 1993
Director / Head of Production
Created Shows, cast talent, hired crews & creatives. Budgeted shows and negotiated funding deals. Managed multiple production teams. Ran the on-air presentation department.
The Children's Channel /Music Box / Premiere 1984 – 1987
I helped launch all three channels.
I moved to LA in '93
I have worked for these companies,
Virgin Interactive 1993 – 1997
Director of Digital Video
·Designed and commissioned in-house post-production unit and green screen stage.
Co-ordinated production and editing for in-game video and marketing promotions.
An Ideal World 1997 – 2018
Created content for film, broadcast, online video, web sites, social media, theme parks, stage, and trade shows.
VFXLA 2018 – Present
Robb runs VFXLA a cloud based company that specializes in providing simple and affordable solutions to filmmakers, production companies, agencies and whoever is in the situation where they need to – “Fix it in Post”
New York Festivals – Short Documentary
Telly Awards - 6 Bronze - 1 Silver
Addy Awards - 4 Bronze - 5 Silver - 1 Gold