Hummingbird Films is an award winning Production Company. Our team of creatives are all experts in their chosen field. We make feature films, broadcast programmes, network commercials and web films. We approach all our projects with dedication and enthusiasm. We are a Channel Four and BBC approved supplier. 

Jayne Chard Producer 

A psychology graduate, Jayne was nominated for a BAFTA for her moving portrayal of women with HIV and AIDS in the Channel Four Film Speaking Out. She has five awards from the British Medical Association for documentaries and the Royal Shakespeare Buzz Goodbody Director's Award for a theatre production of Beckett's Happy Days. She has made single documentaries for network broadcasters and produced series for HTV and BBC. She has shot internationally in Thailand, Canada, Hawaii, Hong Kong, Spain, France, Germany and Israel. Jayne is also an accomplished commercials producer and drama director. Network drama directing includes HollyoaksGrange Hill and single drama's The Bench with Maria Aitken and The Anorak with Sandi Toksvig.

Jayne has also produced feature films Dartmoor Killing, which won the Best Thriller at the 2016 National Film Awards and B&B starring Paul McGann, Tom Bateman and Sean Teale,released in 2017, written and directed by (Trance co-writer) Joe Ahearne. Short film's produced: I'm a Feminist Myself also written and directed by Joe Ahearne, premiered at the London Film Festival; Things We Do For Love, released by Warner Brothers and I'll Tell You, written and directed by BAFTA winner Rachael Tillotson. This film won Best of The West at the 2012 Encounters Films Festival. 

Fiona Wilson. Associate Producer

Fiona began her career over twenty years ago in theatre working extensively in the UK, US and Asia before moving into film and television. She cut her teeth producing and directing on several award nominated children's TV shows. During the last ten years she has enjoyed a variety of roles on the production team on BAFTA winning dramas such Holby CityEastenders and Doctor's. Fiona worked on the company's award winning short I'll Tell You and feature film Dartmoor Killing. Other features include Truth About Love starring Jennifer Hewitt and Doughy Scott and Frail starring Simon Shepherd and Catrin Stewart. 

Scott Matthew Watson. Script Editor

Scott has worked in and out of the film industry for the last ten years in a variety of production roles including Prop Man, Production Assistant and Script Reader. He consolidated his writing carrier by joining the The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama to study a Master of Fine Arts in writing for Film, Theatre, TV and Radio. 

Lewis Chard Digital Consultant

With over 15 years experience working in digital media Lewis has worked with many international brands including: Orange, Peugeot, HSBC and Budweiser. His development work includes launching the first cross-channel youth brand with the UK Disney team and working for two years with Virgin on new brand development including the launch of the Global Bybox brand. As mentor for Bristol University at SetSquare he worked with who won the seed camp award gaining investment of over £250k. He has worked in Asia, Europe and the United States.

Pete Levy Graphic Designer/Animator

Pete is an animator and illustrator. He began his career in broadcasting at TV-am, cutting his teeth in live TV as HoD to a design team producing ‘live’ broadcast design and graphics. Moving to Bristol he joined the production facility 422 South as a Producer joining the board following the companies acquisition by the Barcud Derwen group. Over the last ten years Pete has worked on a number of high profile projects such as ‘The Future Is Wild’ (Animal Planet/ZDF/John Adams), “Animals – The Inside Story” and Massive Nature both for the BBC. His most recent projects include producing a commercial project for Alfa Romeo, all 2D animation for the last series of ‘Scrapheap Challenge’ for RDF Television as well as a range of illustrations for Blue Peter (BBC).

About Us

Hummingbird Films is an award winning Production Company formed in 1990. We have made series and one-off's for Channel Four and the BBC. We are now starting to produce feature films for cinema release.