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.

Location Assistant

Worked as a Locations Assistant in Cardington on Tim Burton’s live action remake of Dumbo. Out in cinemas 29th March 2019.

View trailer here

High End TV Connect

Aleysha has gained a place on thecallsheet.co.uk HETV Connect scheme, enabling her to have contacts within the High End TV area and will hopefully open up new contacts and opportunities.


Aleysha has earned her place for the 3rd year in a row on the BAFTA Crew scheme, which gives her access to special events and panels run by BAFTA.