Course leader Peter Jaques joined the film industry as Press Officer with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer’s London distribution operation opening films such as “Doctor Zhivago” and “The Yellow Rolls Royce”. There followed a natural move to Director of Publicity responsible for the representation of films during production including Jack Clayton’s “Our Mothers House” .
A subsequent move into the production department gained practical knowledge and experience as an Assistant Director, Location Manager, UPM, Line Producer, Co Producer, Producer and Executive Producer working world-wide on numerous films, including “Performance”, “The Duellist”, “Sid and Nancy”, Anna and the King”, “Al’s Lads” amongst many others. He also produced television films, documentaries and commercials.
At Creative Media Skills we have a constantly growing bank of tutors. We understand the importance of perfecting key skills. Most importantly we understand that the soft skills accumulated from simply spending time with those who have great knowledge is invaluable.
We hand pick the most experienced and generous professionals from some of the biggest sets in the world. By being adaptable around working schedules, we succeed in continually persuading these top level professionals to give of their time.
All of our course leaders at CMS share a passion to enlighten younger crew coming up behind them. They love to pass on their huge knowledge and expertise that only years of experience can bring. Most importantly in this way crew receive highly professional training targeted to their greatest point of need.