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Laura Jean Healey
2nd Camera Assistant & DIT

Location: London / South East

Laura Jean Healey is an award winning filmmaker, who creates films and holographic installations and choreographs performances to explore the nature of the cinematic experience.  Laura has extensive experience in feature films, film installations and television including being mentored by the award winning BSC Cinematographer Seamus McGarvey; working as a camera Assistant, Data Wrangler, and Digital High Speed Technician on projects such as Guy Ritchie’s Knights of the Round Table: King Arthur,MaleficentGravityEdge of Tomorrow and World War Z; and collaborating with Musion Systems Ltd. to produce innovative High Definition holographic film installations for Will-I-AmBurberry Body Perfume and Yota.  These diverse experiences have inspired Laura to use new and emerging digital film technologies to create large scale, cinematic and innovative films and installations that seek to both engage and seduce her audience.

In particular, Laura produced the very first slow motion, holographic film installation filmed entirely underwater, The Siren.  This critically acclaimed film has been exhibited internationally and was awarded the Passion for Freedom Film Gold Award for it’s ‘artist value and powerful message embodying the freedom of women’ and the MAMA’s Corporate Award for its innovative artistic design concept using the Musion Eyeliner (holographic projection) system.


Television Drama:

The Crown
Daily Phantom Operator
Phantom Flex4K
Left Bank Pictures
London, UK
Directors: Julian Jarrold & Philip Martin
DOP: Ole Birkeland

Valentine’s Kiss – 2nd Unit
Clapper Loader
Arri Alexa & SxS ProRes Cards
Valentine Pictures Ltd.
London, UK
Director: Sarah Harding
Main Unit DOP: Dave Marsh
2nd Unit DOP: Si Bell

David Attenborough’s Natural History
Museum Alive in 3D
2nd Assistant Camera
Red Epic
Colossus Productions Ltd.
London, UK
Director: Dan Smith
DOP: Tim Cragg

The Great Train Robbery ~ A Copper’s Tale
Additional Photography Unit
2nd Assistant Camera
Arri Alexa & SxS ProRes Cards
World Productions Ltd.
London, UK
Director: James Strong
Additional Photography DOP: Dave Marsh

Fast Freddie, The Widow & Me
Daily Camera Trainee
Arri D21 & Panasonic P2 Recorder
STV Productions
London, UK
Director: David Richards
DOP: Chris Seager BSC

Holby Blue ~ Series Two
B Assistant Camera
Sony HDW-F900R
Red Planet
London & Surrey, UK
DOP: Ian Liggett, John Daly BSC, &
Stephan Phersson

Moving Wallpaper ~ Series One
Camera Trainee
Arri 416 & Arri SR3 (Super 16mm)
Surrey & Cornwall, UK
DOP: Ian Liggett

Features Highlights:

‘Gravity’ – Prep Unit & VFX Elements
Daily Codex Technician
Arri Alexa & Codex Studio Arriraw Recorder
Velocity Productions
London, UK
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
DOP: Emmanuel Lubezki & Michael Seresin

‘World War Z’
2nd Unit Codex Technician
Arri Alexa & Codex Onboard Arriraw Recorder
Paramount Pictures
Malta, Glasgow & London
2nd Unit Director: Simon Crane
2nd Unit DOP: Igor Meglic

‘Maleficent’ – Additional Photography
Phantom Download Technician
Phantom Flex
Briar Rose Productions
London, UK
Director: Robert Stromberg
Additional Photography DOP: Mick Coulter

‘Edge of Tomorrow’ – VFX Element Unit
Phantom Download Technician
Phantom Flex
The Magic Camera
London, UK
VFX Supervisor: Nick Davies
DOP: Alan Stewart


Awards & Bursaries

Passion For Freedom Gold Film Award (November 2013)

Awarded to The Siren for its ‘artistic value and powerful visual message embodying the freedom of women’

MAMA’s 2012 Corporate Award (February 2012)

Awarded to The Siren for the most innovative design concept working with the Musion Eyeliner System

Women in Film & Television ~ Technical Change Scheme, London, UK (April 2007 – July 2007)

Bursary and Mentorship Programme with Seamus McGarvey BSC


Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design (October 2002 – July 2006)

BA (Hons) Fine Art – Specialising in 4D: Film & Installation – First Class Honours

Chelsea College of Art & Design (September 2001 – July 2002)

Diploma in Foundation Studies of Art & Design – Specialising in Painting & Mixed Media –Pass with Merit

Additional Courses

Trained by Panavision London as Phantom Operator and Download Technician

The National Film & Television School – Lighting for Film & Television, Beaconsfield, UK (April 2010)

Intensive lighting for 35mm film and High Definition industry standard course with Steven Priovolos

Musion Academy, Musion Systems Ltd, London, UK (October 2008 – January 2009)

Ten-week course exploring the practice, discourse and tensions of holographic film projection

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