Hatti Beanland

Hatti Beanland

Director of Photography

Los Angeles, California

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May 2015
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About Hatti

Hatti is a British born cinematographer raised in East Anglia, who works in the USA and the UK as a Director of Photography. Her work combines a sensitivity and a distinct sensibility with a strong technical background and a wealth of onset experience, having worked for many years in the British film industry working her way up within the camera department, past films include Gravity (Emmanula Lubezki AMC, ASC) and RUSH Anthony Dod Mantle BSC ASC). Hatti studied Fine Art at the Glasgow School of Art and cinematography at the university of the creative arts before attending the American Film Institute in LA.

Unique traits: Creative, organized, and good sense of the absurd!


  • The Lossen

    The Lossen (2015)
    Film Director of Photography

  • Rush

    Rush (2013)
    Film by Ron Howard (Action, Biography, Drama and Sport) Camera and Electrical Department Set against the sexy, glamorous golden age of Formula 1 racing in the 1970s, the film is based on the true story of a great sporting rivalry between handsome English playboy James Hunt (Hemsworth), and his methodical, brilliant opponent, Austrian driver Niki Lauda (Bruhl). The story follows their distinctly different personal styles on and off the track, their loves and the astonishing 1976 season in which both drivers were willing to risk everything to become world champion in a sport with no margin for error: if you make a mistake, you die. Written by P. Morgan

  • Gravity

    Gravity (2013)
    Film by Alfonso Cuarón (Sci-Fi and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Dr. Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) is a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalski (George Clooney) in command of his last flight before retiring. But on a seemingly routine spacewalk, disaster strikes. The shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky completely alone - tethered to nothing but each other and spiraling out into the blackness. Written by MuTaTeD

  • Terp

    Terp (2013)
    Film (short) Director of Photography

  • Defining Fay

    Defining Fay (2012)
    Film by Sasha C. Damjanovski (Short, Drama, Romance and Sci-Fi) Camera and Electrical Department A greedy multinational company, a poetic vision of the end of the world, an extraordinary drug-induced dream, great love. Not necessarily in that order.

  • Grey Matter

    Grey Matter (2012)
    Film by James B. Cox (Short, Drama, Horror, Mystery and 2 More) Camera and Electrical Department GREY MATTER is the official adaptation of Stephen King's short story from the anthology NIGHT SHIFT. The film tells the story of Issac, a young man who must care for his war vet, alcoholic father after they're both abandoned by his mother. Issac finds release from his trouble at home by acting out in school, mainly by telling lies. Unfortunately, these lies have consequences when Issac's father begins a horrific transformation. Written by James B. Cox

  • Skyfall

    Skyfall (2012)
    Film by Sam Mendes (Action, Adventure and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Gareth Mallory (Ralph Fiennes), the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. 007 takes to the shadows - aided only by field agent, Eve (Naomie Harris) - following a trail to the mysterious Silva (Javier Bardem), whose lethal and hidden motives have yet to reveal themselves. Written by JoaoBond

  • Inni

    Inni (2011)
    Film by Vincent Morisset (Documentary and Music) Sound department Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Rós melds its sonic landscape with visuals in this concert film/documentary.

  • Injustice

    Injustice (2011)
    Television by Anthony Horowitz (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department On the surface William Travers is a picture of success. An accomplished criminal barrister happily living with his wife in rural Suffolk. However, Travers is still recovering from a traumatic series of events that have shaken his belief in the legal system. Written by itv

  • Vera

    Vera (2011)
    Television (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Camera and Electrical Department The central character is Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope. Who is obsessive about her work and driven by her own demons. If she's lonely she doesn't show it and faces the world with caustic wit, guile and courage. Her trusted and long suffering colleague is Sergeant Joe Ashworth. Together they approach every new case with unparalleled gusto and professionalism. Written by Anonymous

  • Nanny McPhee Returns

    Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)
    Film by Susanna White (Comedy, Family and Fantasy) Camera and Electrical Department Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman's children and their two spoiled cousins five new lessons.

  • Pack of Pain

    Pack of Pain (2010)
    Film by Pawel Regdosz (Short, Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department An exiled cop uncovers a governmental conspiracy to tackle the issue of population control in a radically inhumane way.

  • Gulliver's Travels

    Gulliver's Travels (2010)
    Film by Rob Letterman (Adventure, Comedy, Family and Fantasy) Camera and Electrical Department Lemuel Gulliver has been working in the mail room of a New York daily newspaper for the past ten years. Afraid to put himself out there, he considers himself a loser, as do all his peers. One day, after having finally had enough, he decides to declare his flame to the beautiful Darcy Silverman, the newspaper's travel editor and one of Gulliver's only friends...only to chicken out at the last minute and instead tell her that he'd like to try his hand at writing a column. Darcy accepts and sends him on an assignment to the Bermuda Triangle. There, Gulliver becomes shipwrecked and ends up on the island of Liliput, where he is twelve taller than the tallest man. For the first time, Gulliver has people looking up to him... Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
    Film by David Yates (Adventure, Family, Fantasy and Mystery) Camera and Electrical Department Voldemort's power is growing stronger. He now has control over the Ministry of Magic and Hogwarts. Harry, Ron, and Hermione decide to finish Dumbledore's work and find the rest of the Horcruxes to defeat the Dark Lord. But little hope remains for the Trio, and the rest of the Wizarding World, so everything they do must go as planned. Written by Chris Green

  • Rite

    Rite (2010)
    Film by Michael Pearce (Short and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Mike picks up his teenage son on his birthday so they can spend a rare day together, but soon realizes that there is a lot they don't know about each other anymore.

  • StreetDance 3D

    StreetDance 3D (2010)
    Film by Dania Pasquini (Drama, Music and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department London's venerable Royal Dance School is in a soulless slump under uninspired choreographer-director Helena, so chairman Harding warns that failure to win Royal ballet auditions will result in dismissals. In a desperate attempt to inspire passion into brilliant Tomas's technically gifted final class of five, she strikes a deal: free use of the splendid accommodation in exchange for Tomas's five incorporation into the street-dance team Jay-0-2, which is training for the national final in a few weeks and just lost its founding leader, so challenging reigning champions The Surge looks hopeless under Jay's unpractical lover, Carly. Perfect gentleman Tomas makes it all work better then anyone hoped and becomes Carly's new lover. Written by KGF Vissers

  • Valhalla Rising

    Valhalla Rising (2009)
    Film by Nicolas Winding Refn (Adventure, Drama and Fantasy) Camera and Electrical Department 1000 AD, for years, One Eye, a mute warrior of supernatural strength, has been held prisoner by the Norse chieftain Barde. Aided by Are, a boy slave, One Eye slays his captor and together he and Are escape, beginning a journey into the heart of darkness. On their flight, One Eye and Are board a Viking vessel, but the ship is soon engulfed by an endless fog that clears only as the crew sights an unknown land. As the new world reveals its secrets and the Vikings confront their terrible and bloody fate, One Eye discovers his true self. Written by Anonymous

  • Ladies of Letters

    Ladies of Letters (2009)
    Television (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Two middle-age crazy English widows become best friends via letters, over many misadventure-filled years. Having met under a table at a wedding, when both were drunk with merriment, misunderstanding comes naturally to them. The ladies and their kin act out the events in the letters: in their homes, prison or wherever else they land, revealing the hilarious, venomous, or empathetic truth, between their ever-increasing lines. Based on a 13 year long BBC 4 radio series, which originated from books by directors/actresses Carole Hayman ("Rides") and Lou Wakefield ("Firm Friends"), who also wrote the TV series. Co-star Anne Reid was also in the radio series. Written by David Stevens

  • Bookaboo

    Bookaboo (2009)
    Television by Lucy Goodman (Family) Camera and Electrical Department When world famous drum playing rock puppy Bookaboo slams his drum sticks down grumbling 'a story a day or I just can't play!', its up to celebrity fans in his audience to save the concert. Each episode a famous face goes back stage to see if they can lure Bookaboo back to his drums by sharing a picture book with him on his tourbus. Bojo restored, this puppy can play and cheered on by his celebrity guest, he wows the crowds with the best canine drum solo ever heard. Written by Lucy Goodman

  • The Day of the Triffids

    The Day of the Triffids (2009)
    Television by Richard Mewis (Action, Horror, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department It's an up-to-date setting of the 1962 Sci-fi thriller. With the world blinded and the Triffids set loose, it falls upon a band of scattered, sighted survivors to fight this carnivorous plant invasion. With a brave new world of maniacs, warring factions and renegades, the battle on the streets is not only directed at the purple-headed organisms but a battle to survive the sinister street-army headed by megalomaniac Torrence. Written by Cinema_Fan

  • Wishbaby

    Wishbaby (2007)
    Film by Stephen W. Parsons (Horror) Camera and Electrical Department WISHBABY is a savage fairytale set in a contemporary urban landscape. A troubled young black teenager MAXINE rescues an eccentric old lady EVE from an unhappy slap by a mixed-race gang of teens and is rewarded for her act of kindness with the gift of a terrible secret: how to make and operate a WISHBABY. With Eve's help Maxine gives life to a magic doll and sets out to solve her current problems, inadvertently releasing Eve's dead GOVERNESS from her astral prison and unleashing a storm of supernatural activity. Her older brother COLIN is gradually drawn into the dangerous situation created by the 'Little King' and must finally face his own mother in a brutal fight to the death. Written by Stephen W. Parsons

  • Invasion

    Invasion (2006)
    Film by Marina Vellou (Short and Drama) Cinematographer As German troops invade Athens in 1941, the nine-year-old Vina comes face to face with her desire to grow-up but also with the intimate fear of adulthood. When the invaders occupy her house a German officer, discovering her talent in classical singing, will provide the internal key that will help her overcome her fears. Written by Anonymous


  • Selected for BAFTA Newcomers
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  • American Film Institute

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