Charlie Parkin Head of Screen Production

Charlie Parkin

Head of Screen Production


Charlie Parkin is a video editor and an award-winning visual effects compositor working on short films, corporate video, web series and digital releases.

While co-ordinating and teaching post-production at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, he continues his professional practice as a freelance video editor and visual effects artist for clients like the NHS, the National Police Wellbeing Service and as part of the filmmaking collective City Lights Films.

He is also an award-winning composer and music producer, primarily scoring web releases, indie games and media. His work ranges from orchestral to electronic and hip-hop.

Students developing and growing in confidence during their time here, seeing their work reaching professional standards in approach and execution; a student who intends to be a stage manager producing a wonderful sound design; a first year student making a lovely recording of a song for their recording project; tracking the careers of former students and seeing them be successful; being able to find a job opportunity for a recent graduate. Frank Bradley, Sound Tutor