Course leaders

Jake Shaw

Jake has over twenty years experience in the broadcast film and television industry.

He has worked up from the bottom as a runner to producing
and directing broadcast documentary and TV commercials.

He has run several production companies and has worked
in the US, Middle East and Europe.

Jake regularly lectures for various universities,schools and government agencies on media, training and implementation.

Jake is currently working on a documentary with contributions from Sir Michael Caine, Roger Moore, Mickey Rooney and Michael Hodges.

Patrick Carpenter

Our courses have been designed by Patrick; former creative director of a media production company; former teacher of English and current Head of Media Studies at St. Peters Performing Arts college in Chelmsford Essex, OCR media studies assistant examiner, National Diploma in Media moderator and trained scriptwriter.

The last film Patrickworked on before returning to teaching was Jerry Bruckheimer’s King Arthur.