POLLY DUVAL is a British post production supervisor. For over twenty years she has been working in London at the heart of British independent film alongside some of the most highly regarded directors and producers in the industry. Polly has worked with Directors such as Mike Leigh, Mike Newell, John Crowley, Richard Eyre, Neil Marshall, Lone Scherfig, Alan Rickman ,Chiwetel Ejiofor and many others.

Polly has worked on more than forty feature films including NOTES ON A SCANDAL, QUARTET, MR TURNER, BROOKLYN, COLETTE, PETERLOO and THE BOY WHO HARNESSED THE WIND. This year she completed post production on Renée Zellweger’s JUDY, and is currently in post on the film adaptation of Tim Winton’s acclaimed novel DIRT MUSIC, and on the story of the 1970 Miss World competition MISBEHAVIOUR, starring Keira Knightley.

Topics discussed include:
  • The role of the Post Production Supervisor
  • Typical career path to Post Production Supervisor
  • Planning post production before post production
  • The post production schedule
  • Budgeting for post production
  • Case studies
  • Film Delivery and its evolution 

Learning Outcome

Participants will gain a deep understanding of how the feature film post production process and Polly Duval's approach to it

Who should Attend?

  • Post Production Supervisors
  • Editors
  • Junior editors
  • Filmmakers
  • Directors

Eligibility Criteria

  • Participants should already have a basic understanding of the filmmaking process
This course is endorsed under Talent Assistance (T-Assist).
To find out more about T-Assist Funding, please refer to Programme Support under T-Assist page

Information as accurate as of 7 April 2020