Gavin Searle
films clips

A few film clips


For more information please the filmography page. Copyright resides with respective companies and broadcasters.
I Bought A Rainforest - BBC2
Three x 60 min films. Wildlife photographer Charlie Hamilton James buys 100 acres of Peruvian rainforest and learns (the hard way) that solving poverty is key to saving the rainforest. Produced by Keo Films for BBC2. (Role: Series Director /Camera). See Nominations & Awards.
Welcome to Lagos - BBC2
Three x 60 min observational films inside the slums of Lagos, Nigeria. How to survive, prosper and triumph. Produced Keo Films for BBC2. (Role: Series Director/Camera). See Nominations & Awards.
Arctic with Bruce Parry - BBC2
One x 60 min film following Bruce Parry to Siberia as he visits the Sakha Republic and Eveny reindeer herders. Produced by Indus Films for BBC2. (Role: Producer/Director/Camera).
Fish: A Japanese Obsession - BBC4
One x 90 min film understanding the Japanese through their intense relationship with fish. Presented by Charles Rangeley Wilson. Produced by Keo Films for BBC4 – Japan Season. (Role: Producer/Director/Camera).
Meet the Natives - Channel 4
Three x 60 min observational films in reverse anthropology where a group of tribal villagers do the anthropology on British working, middle and upper class life. Produced by Keo Films for Channel 4. (Role: Series Director/Camera). See Nominations & Awards.
Bobski the Builder - Channel 4
One x 60 min observational film looking at the different cultural approaches to work and workmanship between one group of British and Polish builders. Produced by Princess productions for Channel 4 - Cutting Edge. (Role: Director/Camera).
Tribe - Penan - BBC2
One x 60 min programmes for popular anthropology series following presenter Bruce Parry to a remote community of Penan hunter-gatherers in Sarawak, Borneo. Produced by BBC Wales. (Role: Director/Producer/Camera). See Nominations & Awards.
Tribe - Layap - BBC2
One x 60 min programmes for popular anthropology series following presenter Bruce Parry to a remote tribal community of Layaps in Bhutan (Himalayas). Produced by BBC Wales. (Role: Director/Producer/Camera). See Nominations & Awards.
Jungle Hooks - Amazon- Discovery
Five x 30 min documentaries on the trail of the world largest freshwater fish, the arapima, with adventure fisherman, Jeremy Wade. Produced by Carlton TV for Discovery Europe. (Role: Series Director/Camera)
Jungle Trip - Channel 4
One x 60 min documentary about a plant-collecting mission to Amazonia that goes belly up. Produced by Keo Films for Channel 4, To the Ends of the Earth strand. (Role: Director/Camera).
Bravo 2 Zero - Channel 4
One x 60 min documentary shot in Iraq finding out the real story behind the failed Bravo 2 Zero, SAS patrol behind enemy lines during the Gulf War. Produced by Fulcrum TV for Channel 4, To the Ends of the Earth strand. (Role: Director).