As a documentary producer and director I have worked on documentary films covering a wide range of subject matters. I have broadcast credits as a camera man and editor on independent feature length documentaries & factual tv series, including broadcast credits for BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky Arts.
SHORT DOCUMENTARIES My short documentaries have won a number of international film festival awards and prizes.
Brave New World Filmed on an iphone, this film was chosen as the winner of the Bertha Dochouse 5th 'Creative Response to Self-Isolation' competition. BRAVE NEW WORLD follows Tanasha, a survivor of domestic abuse, and how the pandemic offered her an opportunity to reflect on life.
In Search of David Corio - (as Camera operator) Artist Andy Katz and his @deltabravo Hip-Hop mash-up missions head to Kensington - London, UK where he meets up with photographer David Corio, as they track down and discuss the now legendary photos of Biz Markie, Big Daddy Kane, MC Shan, and Marly Marl David took in 1988.
Beautiful Thing A conversation about beauty standards & makeup with professional makeup artist Lauren Kay.
Unlocking Hunger In Lockdown The story of the volunteers and community organisations in Woolwich, south east London coming together during the Covid-19 lockdown to make sure that local people in need don't go without food.
The Dancer & The Dress - mini documentary
Bella's Lockdown Story - mini documentary
Border Identities Academic and community dance artist Dr. Adesola Akinleye travels to Belfast, Enniskillen and the Irish border to work with local people to on a dance project themed around borders and boundaries.
VAEG Studio - My lockdown story Vaeg Studio uses repurposed materials to create one-of-a-kind and sustainable clothing. It was launched during lockdown in 2020 after founder Urvashi Srivastava found herself furloughed from her full-time job. I filmed, directed and edited this short documentary.
The Knowledge - made for Manifesto NYC. I filmed, directed and edited this prize-winning short film.
The Seafront - short documentary about two BMX riders in Southsea, Portsmouth. I produced, directed and edited this short film.
For All the Tea in England A short documentary funded by the Newham Film Fund. I produced this short film directed by Kerry McLeod.
Azan - a call to prayer A short documentary funded by Film London made by first time director Heena Bukhari. I produced this film.
Walk Tall No sponsorship, one kidney, tuberculosis, a broken back... All set for the London Olympics... 1948. Walk Tall is a short animated/live action documentary about ex-Olympic gymnast and good posture advocate George Weedon. Funded by Film London & Eastern Edge Film Fund, made by first time director Kate Sullivan. Selected by Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle as Shooting People "Film of the Month". I worked as the Exec Producer for the Eastern Edge film fund on this film.
Home A dance / documentary film about three families living in East London, exploring what home means to each of them. One family is of mixed British / African heritage, another from Kosovo, and the other from Sri Lanka. This film was made as part of a unique education and community arts participatory project. I directed and edited this film shot on 16mm film.
Journeys Across My City - Buenos Aires, Argentina This short documentary was made as part of a unique cultural exchange project coordinated by Fundacion Kine in Argentina and funded by the British Council Argentina and NESTA. Six students travelled from NewVIC college in East London to the Antonioni Zaccagnini school in Buenos Aires to create two short films to explore their lives in each of their home cities. I coordinated the project, co-directed and produced the films. The completed films were screened at a children's film festival in Buenos Aires.