Paolo De Battista

1st Assistant Director in Features & TV Drama

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Features & TV Drama

Prod Co Title Type Director Producer 1st AD Role Vimeo / Youtube Link

Signature Films

Take Cover

Feature Film

Nick McKinless

Ben Jacques

1st AD - 2nd Unit (Stunts)

N/A

Signature Films

One More Shot

Feature Film

James Nunn

Ben Jacques, Marc Goldberg, Sarah Gabriel

1st AD

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Ordinary Shoes

Booty

TV Pilot

Cole Edwards

Connor Hollman

1st AD

N/A

Teashop Productions / Signature Films

Little Bone Lodge

Feature Film

Mathias Hoene

Mark Lane, Leonora Darby

1st AD

play clip

Sunken Garden Productions

Bridgeton Season 3

TV Drama

Amy McIntryre,

Michael Write

2nd UNIT - 1st AD - Cover

N/A

MSR Media

Assailant

Feature Film

Tom Paton

Philippe Martinez & Alan Latham

UK UNIT - 1st AD

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MSR Media & Golden Finch

One Year Off

Feature Film

Philippe Martinez

Alan Latham

UK UNIT - 1st AD

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Pulse Films, Sky Studios, AMC

Gangs of London Season 1

TV Drama

David Winstone

Hugh Warren

2nd Unit PUs- 1st AD

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Kindred Comms

Shepherd

Feature Film

Russell Owen

Sam Orams

1st AD

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GC Films

Inmate Zero

Feature Film

Russell Owen

Aslam Parvez Karim Prince Tshibangu

1st AD

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Blue Light Films

Chasing Shadows

Feature Film

Aoun Kahn

Harel Goldstein & Aoun Kahn

1st AD

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Sony Pictures

Gran Turismo

Feature Film

Neill Blomkamp

Doug Belgrad

Martin Krauka

Floor 2nd AD

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Apple TV

Silo - Season 2

TV DRAMA

Bert

Joanna Thapa, Nina Jack, Rebecca Ferguson, Michael Dinner, Fred Golan, Remi Aubuchon, Jessica Blaire

Alice Caronna

Floor 2nd AD - Daily

N/A

Apple TV

Silo - Season 2

TV DRAMA

Michael Dinner

Joanna Thapa, Nina Jack, Rebecca Ferguson, Michael Dinner, Fred Golan, Remi Aubuchon, Jessica Blaire

Andy Pearson

Floor 2nd AD - Daily

N/A

Blueprint Pictures, Film4, Wildside

The Beautiful Game

Feature Film

Thea Sharrock

Graham Broadbent, Anita Overland, Ben Knight, Peter Czernin

Martin Krauka

Floor 2nd AD

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Sony Pictures Entertainment, Abundantia Entertainment

Shakuntala Devi

Feature Film

Anu Menon

Vikram Malhotra

Shiladitya Sen

Floor 2nd AD

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Warner Bros.

Magic Mike 3 – Magic Mike’s Last Dance

Feature Film

Steven Soderbergh

Reid Carolin, Gregory Jacobs, Peter Kiernan

Martin Krauka

3rd AD

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Signature Films

One Shot

Feature Film

James Nunn

Ben Jacques, Marc Goldberg

Christiaan Faberij de Jonge

3rd AD

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MSR Media

City Girls

Feature Film

Roger Spottistwoode

MSR Media

Gerry Gavigan

3rd AD

N/A

Avalon

At Home with the Horn Section - Pilot

TV Drama

Barbara Wiltshire

Nadine Smith – Farrell

David Scott

3rd AD

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Maven Screen Media

Unicorns

Feature Film

Sally El Hosaini

Philip Herd, Celine Rattray, Trudie Styler

Clare Awdry

Additional 3rd AD

N/A

BluePrint Pictures

All of us Strangers

Feature Film

Andrew Haigh

Graham Broadbent

Marco Petrucco

Additional 3rd AD

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The Film Beuro

After Love

Feature Film

Aleem Khan

Matthieu de Braconier

Jeroen Bogaert

Additional 3rd AD

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Warp Films & Amazon Studios

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

Feature Film

Jonathan Butterell

Arnon Milchan

Stephen Carney

Crowd 3rd AD

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TV Commercials / Branded Content

Prod Co / Agency Brand / Title Type Director Producer Role Vimeo / Youtube Link

Rosco / Creative Lab

Under NDA (Leading Tech company)

Stills

Francsco Nazardo

Alice Kasinather-Jones

1st AD

N/A

PlanProductions / UDox

00's Adidas

Stills & Motion

Sophie Jones

Jake Perry

1st AD

N/A

Prodigious / Saatchi & Saatchi

IBIS Hotels / 360 Campaign Shoot

Stills & Motion

Sophie Jones

Brigette Martin

1st AD

N/A

Visual Artists / Neverland

Ladbrokes Bring Your Wave Campaign

Stills

Dean Rogers

Amy Siddons

1st AD

N/A

Rosco / Creative Labs

Under NDA (Leading Tech Company)

TVC Sizzler & Stills Global Campaign

Francesco Nazardo

Stephanie Lawley Alice Kasinather-Jones

1st AD

N/A

Untold Studios

TOEFL

Branded Content

Salim Adam

Gem Souleyman

1st AD

N/A

Stella MacCartney

Stella MacCartney

Stills & Motion Campaign

Harley Weir

Joseph Beattie

1st AD

N/A

Creative Blood Agency

Hotels.com - Top 10

Branded Content

Posy Dixon

Sian Saunders

1st AD

N/A

The Midnight Club

ADIDAS - Lifestyle Culturewear

Stills

Lauren Mastoe

Chloe Shaw

1st AD

N/A

33seconds

Macmillan Cancer Support

Stills & Motion

James Anastasi

Rob Greenfield

1st AD

N/A

Creative Blood

COACH / Ramadan 2024

Stills & Motion

Tami Aftab, Eddie Nelson, Martin Senyszak

Emmy-Lou Tovey

1st AD

N/A

Creative Blood / Ranaverse

Gordons Gin / Maya Jama Love letter to friendship

Stills & Motion

Gabriella Kingsley

Emmy - Lou Tovey

1st AD

N/A

Hifen / Waste Creative

Opera / Bury Boring

Branded Content

Dan French

Kris Brown

1st AD

N/A

Creative Blood / U DOX

ADIDAS - Originals 00s Running

Stills

Ewen Spencer

Sarah Thomson, Vanessa Lewis Jones

1st AD

N/A

Creative Blood / U DOX

ADIDAS - Originals 00s Running

Branded Content

Sophie Jones

Sarah Thomson, Vanessa Lewis Jones

1st AD

N/A

Kode / M&C Saatchi

Barclays / The Land of Football

TVC

Dan French

Neil Edson

1st AD

N/A

Prodigious / Saatchi & Saatchi

EE - Nayan Interactive Film

Branded Interactive

Dan French

William Breedman

1st AD

N/A

Prodigious / Saatchi & Saatchi

EE - Samsung

TVC

Dan French

William Breedman

1st AD

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Gather / Creative Lab

Google Pixel

Stills Global Campaign

Jeremy Liebman

Victoria Hutchings, Virgilia Facey, Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

N/A

Clapper Boy Films

W Clothing

TVC

Bosco Christopher Bhandarkar

Sarmad Variach, Vijay Narayankutty Nair

1st AD

N/A

Lawless / Science Magic

ebay - Luxury Jewellery

Branded Content

Dionne Loftus

Stephanie Lawley, Rachael Ward

1st AD

N/A

Untold

Dr. Martens x Deyaz

Branded Content

Meeks & Frost

Tia Varnnard

1st AD

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Craft / McCann

Pure Gym

TVC

Dan French

Fiona Williams

1st AD

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Sticker Studios / R/GA

Meet Meta - Healthy Eats

TVC

Dan French

Ed Whelan

1st AD

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Sticker Studios / R/GA

Meta - VeganGlow

TVC

Dan French

Ed Whelan

1st AD

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Papaya Films / M&CSaatchi

Barclays – Open Your Future

TVC

Dan French

Ellis Fox

1st AD

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Sticker Studios / Above + Beyond

Depop – Save On

Branded Content

Dan French

Stephanie Lawley

1st AD

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Partizan / Matta

Tottenham Hotspurs F.C. - Third Kit & EU Training Kit

Branded Content

Salim Adam

Charlie Scannell

1st AD

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Great Coat / Kingdom Collective

Relentless – Aitch + S2

Branded Content

LX

Lucy Miles

1st AD

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Dirty Films / The Croc

Soho Net – Home Page

Branded Content

DI AL

Ellis Fox

1st AD

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Partizan

Versace Jeans Cotour– The Journey Home

Branded Content

Sophie Jones

Jackson Farsythe

1st AD

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Oldie & Co

Logitech – McLaren

Branded Content

Rex & Luke

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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Wall of Entertainment

JBL – Orange Box

Branded Content

Tafara Makopa

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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Analog Folk

Footlocker Spring 21

Stills & Motion

Shamil Tanna

Gil Kolirin

1st AD

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Chrome Picture / Wunderman Thomson

KitKat - Salsa

TVC

Hemant Bhadari

Nancy Beso

1st AD

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Kindred Comms

VASELINE - With Love X

Stills & Motion

Russell Owen

Sam Orams

1st AD

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Courage / NETFLIX

Sex Education - Get Educated

Branded Content

Marco Graziosi & Maria Hostlevessich

Davide Caselli

1st AD

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TNT Films Tate

Tate Gallery – Pierre Bonnard

Branded Content

Elliot Gonzo

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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TNT Films / Helen Bamber Foundation

Helen Bamber Foundation – Mannequin

Branded Content

Tom McNie

Thomas Lameau

1st AD

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Mrs Baxter / Arcade Singapore

Heineken, Tiger Beer - Street Football

TVC

Christoph Chrudimak

Selena Cunningham

Additional 2nd AD

N/A

The Edge Picture Company

Green King

Branded Content

Jake Wynne

Jon Hearn

3nd AD

N/A

Music Videos

Date Prod Co Artist / Title Director Producer Role Vimeo / Youtube Link

2024 - Feb

Double or Nothing Limited

K-Trap - Old School Era

DonProd

Adam John Watts

1st AD

N/A

2023 - Nov

Creative Label

IZ - BIG DREAMS

Geerten Harmens

Joseph Beattie

1st AD

N/A

2023 - Jul

DADBOD FILMS

James Blunt - Beside You

Craig Bingham

Pete Wilson

1st AD

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2023 - Apr

AJW Films

Crop Circles The Film

Nines

Adam Watts

1st AD

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2022 - Jul

Lola LND

Central Cee – DOJA

Cole Bennett

Lavinia Noel

1st AD

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2022 - Jan

Sticker Studios – Saturday Night Live

Griff and Sigrid – Head On Fire for Jimmy Fallon

India Rose Harris

Ellis Fox

1st AD

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2022 - Jan

Cardel

Stereophonics – Forever

Navs

Ellis Fox

1st AD

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2021 - Dec

Lola LDN

Ms Banks – On My Way

Wowa

Lavinia Noel

1st AD

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2021 - Nov

Cardel

Bloc Party – Traps

Alexander Brown

Ellis Fox

1st AD

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2021 - Jun

Cr8tive Row & Creativs Label

Not3s ft Young T & Bugsy – BamBam

Dalia Dias

Amara Russel

1st AD

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2021 - Jun

Partizan

Rachel Chinouriri ft. Hak Baker – November

Sekou Abineri

Charlie Scannell

1st AD

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2021 - Jun

Partizan

Amber Simone – Black No Sugar

Sophie Jones

Charlie Scannell

1st AD

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2021 - Jun

Great Coat

M1llionz - Pedestrian

Dir. Meeks&Frost

Amara Rossell

1st AD

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2021 - Jun

Great Coat Films

Jay 1 ft. KSI – Swerve

LX

Gil Kolirin, Ellis Fox

1st AD

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2021 - May

Great Coat

Russ Millionz ft. Stefflon Don – Baby Shark

LX

Melissa Massey

1st AD

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2021 - Apr

Great Coat

Django Django – Kick The Devil Out

Jack Barralough

Amara Rossell

1st AD

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2021 - Apr

Lola LDN

Jaykae - Chop

Wowa

Lavinia Noel

1st AD

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2020 - Sep

Sticker Studios

Nothing But Thieves – Impossible

Elliot Gonzo

HarleyMoon Kemp

1st AD

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2020 - Sep

Great Coat Films

Wes Nelson ft Hardy Caprio – See Nobody

Wowa

Gil Kolirin

1st AD

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2020 - Aug

Full Circle Prod.

Dizzee Rascal ft. Smoke Boyz - Act Like You Know Me

Mornix

Shamara Adams

1st AD

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2020 - May

Great Coat Films

Ill Blu ft Unknown T & M24 – Dumpa

LX

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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2020 - Mar

Great Coat

DC - Neighbourhood

LX

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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2020 - Mar

Great Coat

Alana Maria - Happier Without You

LX

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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2020 - Mar

Sticker Studios

CC Clark - I'm Not Playing

Charlotte Ellis

Noor Miah

1st AD

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2020 - Feb

Sticker Studios

Paper Moon - Joseph Salvat

Elliot Gonzo

Noor Miah

1st AD

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2020 - Feb

Great Coat Films

New Rules – Pasta

Gemma Yin Taylor

Sandra Spethmann

1st AD

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2020 - Feb

Great Coat Films

SL ft PA Salieu – Hit the Block

Joshua Meeks

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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2019 - Nov

Pretty Bird

Amun - Talk to Me Nice

Beatriz Sastre

Paulette Caletti

1st AD

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2019 - Oct

Great Coat Films

Deno ft Jay1 – Lauren

LX

James Cross

1st AD

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2019 - Jul

Great Coat

Kojo Funds ft. WizKid – I Like

LX

Linah Bensadok

1st AD

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2019 - Jul

Caroline International

LION - Wolf

Elliot Gonzo

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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2019 - Jun

Great Coat Films

Remedee ft. Young Adz & Not3s – LOML

LX

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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2019 - Apr

Great Coat Films

Donae’O – Party over Here

LX

Kareem Adeshina

1st AD

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2019 - Mar

Indi

KXYZ – Thug Lovin

Joshua Meeks

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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2018 - Nov

Universal Music

Mae Muller – Busy Tone

Josh Cohen

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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2018 - Oct

Sony Music

Mr Eazi ft. Sneakbo – Chicken Curry

Mornix

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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2018 - Sep

Sony Music

Mr Eazi – Surrender

Mornix

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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2018 - Sep

Sony Music

Lotto Boyz - Did It Again

Ashleigh Jade

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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2018 - Jul

Sony Music

EYK – Our Generation

Jamie Cox

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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2018 - Jun

Sony Music

Tom Zanetti – Make it Look Good

Neron Turner

Ben Pengilly

1st AD

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Countries Worked in

  • Dubai
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Italy

Directors Worked with

  • Amy McIntryre
  • Anu Menon
  • Bosco Christopher Bhandarkar
  • Cole Bennett
  • Craig Bingham
  • Dan French
  • David Winstone
  • Di-Al
  • Dionne Loftus
  • Hemant Bhadari
  • India Rose Harris
  • James Nunn
  • Luke Alexander
  • Matthias Hoene
  • Meeks & Frost
  • Michael Dinner
  • Neill Blomkamp
  • Nick McKinless
  • Philippe Martinez
  • Russell Owen
  • Salim Adam
  • Sophie Jones
  • Steven Soderbergh
  • Thea Sharrock
  • Tom Paton

Languages

  • English
  • Italian

Education

  • MET Film School MA in Film
  • University of Kent BA History & English Joint Honours

Production Companies Worked with

  • Analog Folk
  • Apple TV
  • Blueprint Pictures
  • Courage
  • Craft//
  • Creative Blood
  • Dirty Films
  • Film4
  • Gather
  • GreatCoat
  • Kindred Comms.
  • Kode
  • Lawless
  • MSR Media
  • Netflix
  • Oldie & Co.
  • Papaya Films
  • Partizan
  • Prodigious
  • Pulse
  • Rosco
  • Sticker Studios
  • Sunken Garden Productions
  • Teashop Productions
  • Untold
  • Warner Bros
  • Wildside

1st ADs Worked with as a 2nd AD

  • Alice Caronna (Floor Second)
  • Andy Pearson (Floor Second)
  • Christiaan Faberij de Jonge (3rd)
  • Clare Awdry (3rd)
  • Gerry Gavigan (3rd)
  • Marco Petrucco (3rd)
  • Martin Krauka (Floor 2nd)
  • Tristen Hefele (Floor 2nd)

Celebrities Worked with

  • Cara Delevingne
  • Orlando Bloom
  • David Harbour
  • Djimon Hounsou
  • Channing Tatum
  • Salma Hayek
  • Bill Nighy
  • Greta Scacchi
  • Michael Ward
  • Thandiwe Newton
  • Francesco Totti
  • Sir Derrek Jacobi
  • Elizabeth Hurley
  • Lando Norris
  • Ryan Phillippe
  • Vidya Balan
  • Dizzy Rascal
  • Nines
  • Eddie Nketiah
  • Reiss Nelson
  • Ben White
  • Leah Williamson
  • Amanda Ilestedt
  • Cloé Lacasse

Technical Skills

  • Movie Magic Scheduling
  • Excel

Additional Skills

  • Valid 1st AID certificate until Jan/2023
  • Valid driving license
  • Car owner
  • Passed APA Covid Assessment