Beach House Pictures
is Asia’s largest independent production company specialising in factual television and children’s content for the international market.

To date, BHP has produced over 300 hours of high quality programs across an extensive array of genres – from Travel to Science, Reality TV to Natural History. Our clients and partners include Discovery Channel, Discovery Kids, ZooMoo, TLC, National Geographic Channel, History Channel, Diva Universal, CICC, Channel News Asia, AXN and many more. At Beach House, you can trust us to take a project from concept to completion with the high standard of service we are known for.

About

Beach House Pictures | Beach House Kids | Beach House Entertainment | Beach House Digital

With a portfolio that includes top rated shows such as Hidden Cities Extreme (History Channel), Himalayan Tsunami (Discovery Channel), Kids vs. Film (Discovery Kids) and Lonely Planet Six Degrees (TLC), Beach House Pictures has built a reputation for creating new and exciting factual content that is watched worldwide; from Asia-Pacific to Europe and North to South America. In 2013, BHP expanded its capabilities and brand by launching three new divisions – Beach House Kids (children’s television), Beach House Entertainment (reality formats) and Beach House Studios (apps, animation & design).

The company is part of former Fox Networks Group president David Haslingden’s global stable of channels and independent television production companies: ZooMoo Network, NHNZ based out of Washington (USA), Dunedin (NZ) and Beijing (China), Beach House Pictures in Singapore and Taipei (Taiwan), and Northern Pictures in Sydney (Australia).

BHP is a multiple award winner and has brought some of the world’s greatest travel experiences to the screen with Lonely Planet’s Roads Less Travelled (Nat Geo Adventure, Travel Channel) and Stressbuster (Channel News Asia, BBC Worldwide). It has an expanding slate of wildlife programs including Kakadu (ABC TV) and Asia’s Deadliest Snakes (Nat Geo Wild, Smithsonian Channel). It has produced US format hits like Hot Guys Who Cook (Diva Universal) and was part of the team for Top Chef Season 7 (NBC Universal) and The Bachelorette (ABC). BHP is also an experienced stereoscopic 3D filmmaker with over 15 hours of original content delivered to 3net in the US and Nat Geo International.

With strong roots in Asia combined with a truly global reach, Beach House Pictures aims to create more groundbreaking projects guaranteed to engage, entertain and inform audiences worldwide.

Services

Original Content For Television

Beach House Pictures specialises in generating original concepts and then spearheading their production for all our clients. From Factual (Beach House Pictures), to Formats (Beach House Entertainment), Kids (Beach House Kids) to Animation (Beach House Studios), we are proven experts in a wide variety of genres as well as brand funded programming. You can trust Beach House to have the experience to take a project from concept to completion successfully.

International Co-Productions

Beach House Pictures can be involved in a co-production in any number of ways, from a co-financing arrangement in which partners provide partial funding and split production duties, to more complex arrangements that involve joint creative control over projects. Our co-production partners can include broadcasters, distributors, independent producers, multinational companies or other production companies.

Corporate Films

Beach House Pictures is equally adept at producing corporate films as we are at producing international television shows. Our successful corporate track record is proof of that claim. Clients include Shell, Microsoft, Nokia, EBay, ING Private Banking, NEC and the LTA.

Apps, Animation & Design

Beach House Pictures has a top team of artists, designers, animators and developers who are experts in animation and broadcast design, as well as web, mobile and tablet applications. We believe not just in the entertainment value of these crafts but also in their educational worth and strive to produce content with that goal in mind. With the creative muscle to produce original content for these platforms, Beach House often incorporates them in conjunction with new television series.

Production Support & Facilities

Beach House Pictures provides reliable production management and experienced crew support worldwide. Our intimate knowledge of Asia and our extensive network in the region has enabled us to act swiftly and effectively for clients. BHP is equipped with a 2000 sq ft broadcast studio, 10 Avid Symphony and Final Cut Pro editing suites for 4K and Stereoscopic 3D post-production, an audio mix and voiceover facility, as well as the Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve colour grading and finishing system. We also stock Stereo 3D and HD camera gear that include 3D rigs, Sony and Canon professional 4K & HD camcorders, Canon SLR cameras, Go Pro Hero cameras, Ion Air Pro Plus cameras, Glidecam and timelapse rigs, the DJI Phantom Aerial UAV Drone Quadcopter and various other accessories and lighting kits.

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Portfolio

Broadcast

Travel & Adventure

Food & Lifestyle

Science & Engineering

History & Culture

Wildlife & Nature

Kids & Animation

Corporate

Awards

2014

Kakadu – Episode 4
Winner
5th Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards 2014
Kids vs. Film Season 1
Best Game & Quiz Show
Asian Rainbow TV Awards 2014
Kids vs. Film Season 1
Best Program Host – Oli Pettigrew
Asian Rainbow TV Awards 2014
Kids vs. Film Season 1
Best Program Hostess – Mohini Sule
Asian Rainbow TV Awards 2014
Himalayan Tsunami
Best Colour Grading – Karen Ng
Apollo Awards 2014
Himalayan Tsunami
Best Sound Design – Jerry Teo
Apollo Awards 2014
Kakadu
Best Documentary Cinematography
Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards 2014
Kakadu
Gold World Medal
Nature & Wildlife
New York Festivals 2014
Secrets Of Shaolin With Jason Scott Lee
Silver World Medal
Sports & Recreation
New York Festivals 2014
Boomtown Asia – Japan
Bronze World Medal
Science & Technology
New York Festivals 2014
Kids Vs Film
Bronze World Medal
Technical Category – Best Editing
New York Festivals 2014
Lost City of Jinsha
Finalist
History & Society
New York Festivals 2014
Revealed: DNA – The Next Wave
Finalist
Science & Technology
New York Festivals 2014

2013

Mao’s Cold War (China versus India)
Gold World Medal
Best Writing
New York Festivals 2013
Mao’s Cold War (China versus USA)
Gold World Medal
History & Society
New York Festivals 2013
The Great Elephant Gathering
Silver World Medal
Nature & Wildlife
New York Festivals 2013
Megastructures – Gardens by the Bay
Finalist
Best Editing
New York Festivals 2013
Freedom Riders Asia
Bronze Award
Best Brand-Commissioned Project
Festival of Branded Content & Entertainment
Freedom Riders Asia
Winner
Best Cross-Platform Content
Asian Television Awards 2013
Hidden Cities Extreme – Bali, Indonesia
Highly Commended
Best General Entertainment Programme
Asian Television Awards 2013

2012

Asia’s Deadliest Snakes
Silver World Medal
Nature & Wildlife
New York Festivals 2012
Megastructures: Singapore’s Vegas
Silver World Medal
Best Editing
New York Festivals 2012
Hidden Cities – Beijing
Finalist
Best Direction
New York Festivals 2012
Hidden Cities – Indonesia
Finalist
History & Society
New York Festivals 2012
Innovasians – Social Robots
Finalist
Science & Technology
New York Festivals 2012

2011

Lonely Planet’s Stressbuster
Winner
Best Lifestyle Programme
Asian Television Awards 2011

2008

China 21 – The People’s Dumplings
Winner
Best Half-Hour Documentary Programme
Asian Television Awards 2008
China 21 – Green Wall of China
Highly Commended
Best Social Awareness Programme
Asian Television Awards 2008
China 21 – Go Buddha Boys
Highly Commended
Best Direction
Asian Television Awards 2008

2007

The First Time Film Makers 2006 – Art Factory
Runner-up
Best Half-Hour Documentary Programme
Asian Television Awards 2008

Press

Career

Now Hiring

Editor

Freelance/Full-time

A team player with a flair for great story telling, a keen eye for visual detail and strong technical abilities in both Final Cut and Avid. Preference is given to those with more than 2 years of experience in television editing particularly for international productions. Those with a background in film, media studies and IT and an eagerness to learn are also highly encouraged to write in.

Writer/Researcher

Freelance/Full-time

The right candidate possesses the ability to crystallize research ideas and materials into riveting story arcs. We are looking for candidates who thrive on challenges and who are able to deal well with pressure. An outgoing personality is a must as the job entails a lot of dealing with people. A highly enquiring mind is an absolute asset. Background in journalism is a plus.

Producer/Director

Freelance/Full-time

Candidates must have strong story-telling abilities, a keen eye for visual detail, and sharp writing skills. A team player with a can-do attitude is highly desired. Experience in international productions will be a big plus. Preference is given to those with at least 2 years of producing or directing experience, and/or a strong interest and background in reality formats, children’s content, travel, history and science. Those with qualifications in subjects other than TV production or media studies but have the requisite skills are also encouraged to write in.

Production Manager

Freelance/Full-time

The Production Manager is an organized and resourceful leader. This team player’s responsibility is to manage budgets, schedules and oversee productions from start to finish. Strong command of Chinese and Class 3 driver’s license are a plus. Applicants must have at least 2 years experience in television production, and must be based in Singapore.


Selected candidates will join an award-winning team and have the opportunity to be involved in some of the most exciting factual programmes commissioned for the international market. Please send your resume and cover letter to – newhires@beachhousepictures.com. Only shortlisted candidate will be notified. Thank you for applying.

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We are located at

189 New Bridge Road #04-01/02
Singapore 059422

T. +65 6236 9560

F. +65 6532 7905

contact@beachhousepictures.com