Personal Profile

Welcome to Under Your Hat productions the home of Director and Producer Baz Hodson. A highly pro-active and creative senior professional who has experience in building and leading teams within broadcast, corporate and webcast productions. Proven capacity to meet tight deadlines within budget.

Key Skills

Director – multi-camera and PSC crews.

Self-shooting and camera operation - DSLR, HD and 4K

Edit Producer & Offline Editor - FCP, Premier, Motion and Compressor.

Live productions – OB, gallery and studio operations.

Strong communication - interviewing, script writing and reports.

Relationship building at all levels internally and externally.

Creative interpretation of briefs and idea execution.

International travel and working different time-zones.

Budget accounting and general administration.

Computer literate (PC & Mac).

Career Summary

March 2003 – Present

Director & Producer – Freelance (sub-contracted)

Live Director/VM
Director & Producer
Studio Producer
Edit Producer
Assistant Producer
Associate Producer
VT/Promo Producer
QC & Ingest Operative

Snooker, Darts, Tennis & Badminton
Corporate Events
News, Fashion & Medical
Audi Channel
A1GP, EPL & European Golf
F1 World Feed
Quiz TV
Disney, Discovery & Movies 24

Perform Group
Trickbox TV
North One TV
SKY Sports
Optimistic Media

Director & Producer – Freelance (self-financed)

All in the Game
A Family Affair
A Kiss Goodbye
Home Cooking
Great ocean of Truth
Of Note
Fatal Reaction

Short Film
Short Film
Short Film
Short Film
Short Film
Short Film
Short Film
Music Videos

Post Production
Reed Film Comp
50 Kisses Feat. Film
4 Horror
Forf Film Comp


A Kiss Goodbye
Great ocean of Truth

2014 – Winner Best Performance Elizabeth Croft ’50 Kisses’
2013 – Winner Best Short Film Lindfield Arts Festival.

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Contact Information

Mobile: +44 (0) 7768 168 864
Email: baz@underyourhat.co.uk

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Personal Information

Full UK passport and driving licence.
RSPCA home visiting volunteer.
Keeping fit at the gym and playing squash representing team in county.
TV – sport events, British independent drama and US crime thrillers.
Reading current affairs and fictional novels.
Cinema, art exhibitions and live music/festivals.
Natural world and gardening.