The Level

6 x 60min TV Drama Series for ITV1 / UK / 2016
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Production Company: Hillbilly Films
Lead Director: Andy Goddard
Block 2 Director: Mark Everest
Producer: Jane Dauncey
Writers: Gaby Chiappe & Alexander Perrin
Executive Producers: Polly Leys & Kate Norrish for Hillbilly Films


Shot in & around Brighton, UK, in the Spring of 2016, I was honoured to photograph the entire series of this bold six-part thriller, featuring an all star cast.

Collaborating with lead Director Andy Goddard & Production Designer Candida Otton, we created a tense world in a British seaside town, telling the story very much from the perspective of the lead character Nancy Devlin, played beautifully by Karla Crome.

Keen not to deliver yet another ‘gritty’ cop procedural, we drew from Cinematic references such as Miss Bala, Sicario & Prisoners to name but a few…


Silvia Llaguno / Julian Dickson

Andrew Naylor / Daniela Manunza