Born and educated in London, where he graduated with a BSc in Psychology and trained as a Sound Engineer, Alan has been in South Africa since 1991 and has worked in television outside broadcasts and documentaries.
Moving to film and TV commercials in 1992, Alan worked as a Location Scout, Unit Manager, Production Manager and Line Producer before Starting Bird in 2002.
He combines a wealth of random knowledge with a profound dislike of bullshit. And takes time out exploring the dusty backroads of South Africa on two wheels.Email Alan Lawson
Fiona Kinsella has over 20 years’ experience in film and television production. She has produced work for brands like Toyota, O2, Rabodirect, Ulster Bank, Barry’s Tea and RTE.
Fiona’s heartfelt passion for film, coupled with her extensive experience in film industry training and development in the UK, give her an instinctive ability to bring out the very best in the many talented people with whom she works.
In addition to the rich array of commercials she has delivered, Fiona has also produced a number of highly regarded short films for the Irish Film Board. She has also been a Board Member of ICAD (the Institute of Creative Advertising and Design), the representative body of Ireland’s creative community.
We hatched in March 2002 and have been specializing in technically complex service production ever since.
Outstanding technical expertise, combined with great logistics, allows us to foster favourable relationships with suppliers and crew. And results in your getting the most bang for your budget.
We have always been a solutions-driven company, recognizing that the success of service production is:
Your project is your baby. We don’t want a custody battle!
Our job is to make you look good. We do the work, you take the credit.