Aleysha Minns works as a Freelancer within the media industries, with an ambition to become a Producer, who has worked in various capacities over TV, feature film and photography. She graduated from the University of Lincoln in 2013 with a BA (Hons) Media Production degree and is at the start of her professional career, with experiences working as a Studio/Location Assistant, Runner and Production Assistant.

Currently, Aleysha is working as a Studio/Locations Assistant in feature films and has gained work with Disney, Lucasfilm, Channel 4, Darrell McQueen, Brown Bob, True North, Channel 5/ The Garden Productions over the past 2 years, as well as producing short films and photography projects in between. She was previously a trainee on the Skillset Film Finder scheme and was 4Crew Production Manager for Channel 4 and is currently on the High End TV Connect scheme will thecallsheet.co.uk.

As well as this, she is also a Media Mentor and Guest Lecturer for the University of Lincoln, regularly helps out at media summer schools and schools talks for aspiring future filmmakers.

1st Assistant Director

Recently helped out on a weekend shoot for Giles Kristens’ Gods of Vengeance trailer with Urban Apache Films, ready for the book release in April 2014.

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Sundance London Short

Created a short film for the Sundance London competition with FyreUK creator Matt Needler. The film was based on the brief ‘making a go of it’ starring Tom Broad by Approaching Nirvana.

Warp Films

Spent February in the Warp Films Office in Sheffield as a Production Assistant Intern. Worked mainly in an administrative position, being the first port of call for the Warp Films staff and assisting with varying types of work.