Hazel Priest Portfolio


I have graduated from Solent University, Southampton, where I achieved a 'First Class Bachelor Honour Degree' in Film production. I based my education and experience undertaking the role of Producer, as well as Production Managing and Directing throughout my projects.
I enjoy managing short films and promotional videos, as well as creating content with an emotion and strong story to drive the project forward. I have a strong work ethic and have an innovative drive. I am a creative and organised individual who is number focussed with a marketing and media background with client relations experience. I would describe myself as an influential person with strong leadership qualities who thrives on developing my skill set further in the creative industry.

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Recent Events



Words can not describe how happy and excited we are to announce that WE HAVE WON OUR FIRST FILM FESTIVAL FOR DOVETAIL!!

Awards Won

- Best of the Fest

- Best Director

- Best Actor - (Paul Dewdney)


- Best Screenplay

- Best Cinematography

We all put so much work into making this film and it fills us with so much joy that we can see what hard work can do. Thank you to everyone for supporting us in the making of Dovetail, lets hope we can keep the ball rolling!

More information found at www.feelthereeliff.com/july-2019

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Dovetail Makes International Film Festivals! (August 2019)

Dovetail Makes International Film Festivals! (August 2019)

My graduate film Dovetail is doing tremendously well this year already, after being selected for two international film festivals so far. One being the 'Feel the Reel International Film Festival' and the other being 'Southampton International Film Festival'. Could not be happier about our achievement so far. Hopefully more exciting news will keep happening.

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Graduation! (July 2019)

Graduation! (July 2019)

Graduating with a First Class Honours Degree in Film Production.

After a challenging and exciting three years at Solent University, where I have made some amazing friends, learnt so much that will help me with my future, I am happy to say that I have GRADUATED WITH A FIRST! So happy and over the moon. I could not of worked harder and shows that hard work does pay off! Thank you to everyone who has supported me and helped me over the last three years. Was such an amazing journey and a wonderful day to remember it all by. 

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Solent Sofia Awards! (May 2019)

Solent Sofia Awards! (May 2019)

Dovetail win 'Best Technical Achievement' and 'Best Film'.

In May, I was apart of the crew for our graduate film 'Dovetail'. This was a challenging yet amazing experience for me as I got to see what an amazing outcome we had from all our hard work in the making of our film. 

At the end of our final year of University, we had the Sofia Awards, celebrating everyones projects and the films that we have all produced over the last year. It was such an amazing night with so many emotions to share. Dovetail was an amazing production for me, as not only did I achieve something amazing from the time spent on making the film, but we had also been nominated for all awards of the evening, including Best Directing, Cinematography, Screenplay, Editing and Sound. Not only being nominated was overwhelming enough, but we had also won the award for 'Best Technical Achievement' and to finish the night with 'Best Film'. Was an amazing achievement for the crew and cast to be praised for our work and we could not have worked hard enough.

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On The Rocks Studios

I am the CEO and Producer at On The Rocks Studios, based on an emotional heart felt story that made her the strong, independent person that I am today, with a different outlook on life. The company was formed based on family, home and strength. It is to show the strength and courage that people face every day, and how we can all overcome different experiences by looking at our past, dealing with the present and to create our future.

On the Rocks Studios, is an entertainment company headquartered in Hampshire, England.
A diligent and innovating corporation who thrive in developing state-of-the-art work involving short films, documentaries and promotional videos. On The Rocks Studios was founded in 2018, to form together a group of individuals, creating visionary content to rise up through the industry.

To get more information about On The Rocks Studios, please look at their website at www.ontherocksstudios.com

On The Rocks Studios On The Rocks Studios



With my experience and knowledge of the creative industry, I am able to professionally bring the creative and organised skill set to successfully produce and manage a production. I can over look a production, whilst planning and coordinating various aspects throughout a production; involving script, editing, directing and arranging finances.

Production Manager/ Co-ordinator

I can assess projects, review documentation for management and production staff. I can plan and delegate daily work throughout the production staff, agree on budgets and timescales and negotiate with clients. I will ensure the health and safety of the cast and crew and will manage the project where required.

Line Producer, Finance

I am number focussed and able to work to a large production budget with an advance skill set using Microsoft Excel. I am organised and have experience with client relations, preparing reports, budgets, and invoices. As well as working on the budget, I can also use my managerial skill set in leadership and collaboration on a production.

Production Assistant

I am confidently able to assistant where needed. Preparing the set of a production, assisting with directors, producers and other production crew members. I am able to organise and distribute daily paperwork and learn from working with superior members of the team.


As well as managing productions, I am also a creative and influential photographer, working on Behind the Scenes of projects, Weddings and Proms. I have 6 years experience in photographing large events, capturing the special moments and able to capture photographs at a professional level for portfolios and campaign use.

Post Production - Editor

My main focus is production, but also an experienced editor working on several short films and documentaries. I have an eye for creating content and piecing together footage to create a story. I primarily work with Adobe Premiere Pro with experienced in Final Cut and Avid.



Please feel free to contact me for further information on my services, pricing, or and queries you may have and I will get back to you as soon as I can.