Matt is a double BAFTA & EMMY award-winning DOP & film producer. He began his career as a focus puller on feature films, television dramas and commercials. He has worked with a diverse range of internationally acclaimed filmmakers on both cinema and television productions. Matt shoots across documentary, commercials and drama.
His first feature documentary as producer and DOP was "Marathon Boy", made for HBO Documentary Films, BBC Storyville and ARTE. It was nominated for an EMMY ("Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Longform") as well as three Grierson awards and won over 25 Grand Jury Prizes & Audience Awards at international film festvals. It received a cinema release in UK and US. The Hollywood Reporter called it: "An unforgettable documentary. Rivals any dramatic thriller." Variety Magazine called it: "Epic, artistic and even archetypal." For his work as a producer on"Marathon Boy", Matt was inducted into the Asia Pacific Screen Academy.
Over the last 20 years, Matt has filmed in all terrains and climates: from the jungles of Congo and Amazon to the Arctic Circle. He has travelled and filmed from source to sea the 3 mighty rivers: the Amazon, Mekong and Ganges.
In his spare time, Matt enjoys diving, snowboarding and losing to his 9 year old son at fencing.