Reality Lies was set up by Chris Roberts as his production arm for drama. He comes from an established background as a broadcast editor and is now Writing, Producing and Directing for drama-docs, as well as developing his own independent dramas. His CV is viewable here.
A selection of clips from his work are viewable below. Recent projects may be embargoed but private links may be available on request - please enquire via email below.
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Chris Roberts' directing builds upon a strong backbone of industry experience as a film editor for more than a decade. He edited countless documentaries and drama-docs for broadcast in Britain and America as well as numerous short drama films.
A small sample of this Editing background can be seen in the links below. His editing
showreel - along with more information - is also viewable from the Editing Origins tab.
Enemy Within is a tense character-led short drama.(Wr. Prod. & Dir.)
The trailer is viewable by playing the video link.
THE COMPLETE SHORT FILM IS ALSO NOW VIEWABLE HERE.
A drama-doc series for Discovery, investigating aviation disasters. This episode probes the cause of three fatal crashes - and discovers they are tragically simple. (Prod. & Dir.)
The Real Story of Lone Survivor -
Drama-doc revealing the dramatic consequences for an Afghan villager after he saves the life of a Navy SEAL – as he himself becomes a prime target for the Taliban. (Prod. & Dir.)
Game Day is Chris' most recent scripted drama project,
as a Writer-Director.
This is a dytopian science-fiction short, starring
Stephen McGann - known to many millions across the globe for his role as Dr. Turner in
Call the Midwife. (Wr. & Dir.)
Other television projects include Edit Producing two episodes of the Discovery ID crime series Killer Clergy - exploring what drives supposedly devout men of God to commit the ultimate sin. (Edit Prod.)
A collection of scenes from some of his recent projects can be seen in his Directing Showreel.
Please click on the individual programme clips for more examples of his work.
Drama-doc uncovering the controversial truth behind the astronomical rise of Facebook and its creator Mark Zuckerberg.
(Prod. & Dir.)
The Real Story of 13 Hours - Drama-doc uncovering the true story behind the brutal killing of US Ambassador Chris Stevens, during the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi in 2012. (Prod. & Dir.)
A viral video was released as a teaser for Game Day, which takes the form of a infomercial for the fictional Neo Social Party - this is the future extremist group which rises to totalitarian rule over the United Kingdom. (Wr. & Dir.)
The Real Story of Zodiac - Drama-doc investigating the infamously elusive Zodiac serial killer - and demolishes the case against the prime suspect. (Prod. & Dir.)