Charles Hunter Ryder
Charles Hunter Ryder
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Date of Birth


Imaginative, focused and deadline driven director and copywriter.

A creative who can outreach client expectation with beautifully crafted work, and one who finds joy in the sound of a tapping keyboard and a Courier 12 Font.
Work Experience
• Wrote copies and directed promotional content across platforms for DStv MultiChoice.

• Lead on-air and online projects; carefully researching the target markets to skilfully reach client objectives.

• Worked in the Film Industry for 6 years, accumulating skills in directing, producing, writing, editing & cinematography.
Production Experience
Commercial / Advertising Corporate Feature Film Music Video Short Film Documentary
Endorsed By
Special Skills
Client Communication Writing Commercial Directing Copy Editor Cinematographer Voice Over Direction Radio Copy Marketing Online Marketing Strategy screenwriting Editing Promos


Channel Creative Head for DStv VAS Account

Type : Commercial / Advertising
Role : Promo Director & Copy Writer
Period : 2016 - 2017
Company : Birthmark Design & Digital
About :

Creating promotional content across the platforms of on-air, radio and online, for one of South Africa's largest entertainment providers- DStv.

Production Assistant | Researcher | Writer

Type : Feature Film
Role : Researcher | Writer | Coordinator
Period : 2015 - 2015
Company : DOProductions
About :

Researcher | Writer | Coordinator

Endorsed By :
Music Video Director and Producer

Type : Music Video
Role : Music Video Director and Producer
Period : 2015 - 2015
Company : Private
About :

Produced and Directed a community music video for Loyiso Bala in association with Lonmin for the "Phatsima" Initiative.

Music Video Producer & Director

Type : Music Video
Role : Music Video Producer & Director
Period : 2013 - 2013
Company : Private
About :

Produced, directed and shot the "Jesus Song" music video for Award Winning Gospel singer, Neville D.