All of our tutors are working industry professionals who are as passionate about teaching as they are about film.
We employ a combination of regular tutors and guest lecturers to give you a comprehensive insight into all aspects of filmmaking. They are chosen for their knowledge of their discipline as well as their ability to inspire!
Jonny Persey - Chief Executive
Jonny Persey is the Chief Executive of Met Film, which unites Met Film School and independent production company, Met Film Production and post production facility, Met Film Post.
Having studied psychology at Cambridge University and worked for several years as a youth worker and organisational development consultant, Jonny Persey produced his first feature film, Everyone’s Child, in Zimbabwe in 1996. He then went on to study at the National Film & Television School where he produced a series of acclaimed short films both through the school and independently. He serves on PACT’s Film Policy Group and is a member of ACE.
Under Jonny’s leadership of Met Film has grown with Met Film School becoming the largest provider of filmmaking training in London. Met Film Production has produced a number of award-winning feature films including, The Infidel written by David Baddiel and Little Ashes starring Robert Pattinson. In addition, it has produced a range of documentaries including, for example, the BIFA nominated The Great Hip Hop Hoax and the critically acclaimed Town of Runners (conceived and co-produced by Met Film School graduate Dan Demissie and postproduced by Met Film Post).