BBC Unmissable

Gavin Leisfield and Rafaela Perera creatively directed a series of brand films for the BBC which showcased the passion, and dedication of the program makers of Natural History, Drama and News. The films were shot by the world renowned photographer Ian Rankin, in collaboration with DMA United and were aired globally on BBC platforms. The aim was to strengthen the BBC’s reputation among international audiences as a World Class content creator across every genre. 


Launch Trailer

Editorial Portraits

Editorial Portraits


I tell the story of those with no voice.

Yalda Hakim
Presenter & correspondent
BBC World News


The reward is when you get something that no one has seen before.

Ed Charles
Planet Earth II

Editorial Portraits

Editorial Portraits

Editorial Portraits

Editorial Portraits


Watching things that haven’t been filmed before gives you a sense of joy.

Emma Napper
Planet Earth II





Made in house with BBC Studios Marketing and Branding

Executive Creative Director: Rafaela Perera
Creative Director: Gavin Leisfield