B4Films is an independent television production company based in Scotland.  Led by award-winning filmmaker Jim Brown, B4Films is one of the UK’s most original and innovative production companies.  We create factual and entertainment programming for broadcasters in the UK and around the world.
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Jim

Jim is a filmmaker who has Produced, Directed and Written award winning shows throughout the world.

The much-traveled Scotsman started his career as a camera operator at the home of British movies, Pinewood Studios, working on feature films like Superman and The Spy who Loved me, before moving into TV with Southern, Scottish and Grampian television going on to hold the position of Head of Entertainment at 3 of the country’s ITV franchises, Scottish, Anglia and Yorkshire.

Jim has worked with many broadcasters throughout the world including the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, and 5, BSkyB, PBS, Alliance Atlantis, Discovery Networks and A&E.

Entertainment
  • Star Search - 480 Episodes
  • Don’t Give up your Day Job - Series
  • Roy and HG’s Bughouse - 2 Seasons
  • Vanessa meets - Series
  • Talking Loud – Series
  • The Warehouse - 2 Seasons
  • Get Fresh - 2 Seasons
  • Hogmanay from the Hanger
  • Run the Gauntlet - Series
  • All Fright on the Night
  • Scotch and Irish – Series
  • Talking Loud – Series
  • A Touch of Music - Series
  • Wemyss Bay 902101 - 100 Episodes
  • The Video Show - 3 Seasons
  • Local Heroes – Series
  • Pure Strength - 3 Seasons
  • Highway
  • The Astrology Show – Series
  • Wet Wet Wet in America
  • That’s her Again (BAFTA)
UK Game Shows
  • Countdown - 5 Seasons
  • The Wildlife Quiz – Pilot
  • Bruce Forsyth’s Price is Right - 3 Seasons
  • Upshot – Series
  • Sale of the Century - 420 Episodes
  • Beauty and the Beasts – Series
  • Jeopardy - 3 Seasons
  • P’s and Q’s – Pilot
  • Going for Gold - 4 Seasons
  • Jeremy Beadle, Born Lucky – Series
  • Press your Luck - 2 Seasons
  • Chain Letters - 2 Seasons
  • Is That It – Series
  • The Hit Man – Series
  • Split Second – Series
  • Vanessa meets - Series
  • Bring me the Head of Light Entertainment - 5 Seasons (Silver Rose Comedy Award, Montreux)
  • In the Dark - Series
International Game Shows
  • Win Your Weight in Gold - Series
  • Hop Oder Top – Series
  • Ruk Suk – Series
  • Questionario Millionario – Series
Chat Shows
  • Vanessa - 4 Seasons
  • The Time…The Place - 3 Seasons
  • Trisha - 1 Season
  • Guilty - Series
  • The Ladies Room - Series
  • Scottish Women - 2 Seasons
International Drama and Documentary
  • Neighbours
  • Building the Biggest
  • Underground in Singapore
  • The Diamond Hunters
  • The Battle of the Rollercoaster’s
  • Black Gold
  • The International Space Station, Out of this World
US Films
  • The Names Bond, Sean Connery
  • The Child Star, Valerie Bertinelli
  • Hopelessly Devoted, Olivia Newton John
  • Daniel Craig, The 21st Century Spy
  • I Was the Worlds First Super Model, The Twiggy Story
  • I Want To Break Free, The Real Freddie Mercury
  • Wild Boys, Duran Duran
  • A Family Affair, Behind Closed Doors with Fleetwood Mac
  • Can One Man Change The World? Bob Geldof
  • From Nutbush to the City Limits, Tina Turner
  • The Diva, Aretha Franklin
  • When the Music Stops, Bono
  • Love and Haight in America, Grace Slick, 60's icon
  • Girl Power, The Spice Girls
  • Do You Really Want To Love Me? Boy George
  • Never Mind The Bollocks, The Story of The Sex Pistols
  • Faith, The Real George Michael
  • The Dictator, The Rise and Fall of Augusto Pinochet
  • Walking in the Shadows, Brunei Built on Oil
  • The Real Pirate of the Caribbean
US Drama and Documentary
  • Great Estates Scotland - Series
  • The Hollywood Dream chasers – Series
  • 90 Days in Hollywood - Series
  • Weddings Unveiled – Series
Factual Entertainment
  • Great Estates Scotland - Series
  • Good Driver – Series
  • Soap Secrets – Series
  • Everything Must Go - Series
  • Under the Hammer - Series
  • Heroes and Villains – Series
  • National Theatre Awards
Team
Jayne
Development Executive
Chris
Managing Director
Will
Production Co-ordinator
Jonathan
D.O.P.
Lesley
Office Manager
Shanna
Development Assistant

Good Stories,
Well told.