Christopher Holt | Fat Lip Films
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Fat Lip Films is a full service production company run by award winning Producer, Writer and Director Christopher Holt.  Chris has produced, directed and written films for a wide variety of blue chip clients, including BBC, Netflix, Channel 4, Channel 5, National Geographic, Discovery & A&E.



Chris has been producing and directing television, film and branded content for over 20 years. He was BAFTA nominated “Best Director’ and ‘Best Factual Series’ for the internationally successful ‘Wonders of the Solar System’ and ‘Wonders of the Universe’ for the BBC. He has since been nominated for 2 more BAFTA. He was awarded the Peabody Award  for  his writing, two Royal Television Society Awards and a New York Festival Award.

In 2018, Chris wrote and directed the critically acclaimed ‘Elizabeth I” (3x1hr) starring supermodel turned actress Lily Cole as the eponymous queen. The series was nominated ‘Best drama’ in the National TV Awards.   


In 2019, Christopher  wrote, directed and co-produced ‘3 Sleeps’. The short film has been included in over 40 international film festivals and nominated for ‘Best Film’ in the BAFTA accredited Underwire Festival, Norwich Film Festival, Cambridge, Foyle, Alice Nella Citta and LIFF.  ‘3 Sleeps’ was  longlisted for BAFTA in 2020.


Chris is currently writing ‘Crocodile’ a four part scripted TV drama/thriller – recently optioned by Eleventh Hour Films.