Cops Like Us (2020), BBC2 (3 x 60 mins)

Series Director. A police series with a difference, featuring the police as key characters rather the crimes, this ‘brutally honest’ observational series looked at the impact of austerity on the police – and how this has affected the town in which they police.

 

Hometown: A Killing (2019), BBC3 and iPlayer (6 x 30 mins) 

Series Director. Journalist Mobeen Azhar goes back to his home town of Huddersfield, to investigate the police shooting of one of his community. Through his investigation, he uncovers the story behind the West Yorkshire drugs trade.

NOMINATED: Best Series, RTS Awards 2020

WINNER: Best Presenter, RTS Awards 2020

SHORTLISTED: Best Series, Grierson Awards 2020

SHORTLISTED: Best Presenter, Grierson Awards 2020

 

Panorama: The Race for Number 10 (2019), BBC1 (1 x 30 mins)

Edit producer. Fast turnaround current affairs programme, looking at the candidates running to be the next prime minister.

 

Made on Earth (2019), BBC World News (8 x 30 mins)

Series Producer/Director. This specialist factual series, presented by Babita Sharma and Finn Aberdein, look at the journey to market of eight key products that make the world tick.

 

Her Majesty’s Cavalry (2019), ITV1, (6 x 30 mins)

Series Producer/Director. Observational series following one of the most famous regiments in the British Army.

Army: Behind the New Frontlines (2017), BBC 2 (3 x 60mins)

Producer/Director. Three part series looking at the changing role of the British Army around the world.

 

Five Days on Lesvos (2016), worldwide festival release.

Producer/Director/Editor. Feature documentary about five keys days in the European refugee crisis.

 

WINNER: Best International Film, Melbourne Documentary Film Festival

NOMINATED: Best UK Feature, Raindance Film Festival

 

The Secret Life of the Zoo (2015), Channel 4 (6 x 60 mins)

Director. First series of the part rig/part obs-doc shot in Chester Zoo.

 

Britain’s Oldest Crooks (2015), ITV1 (1 x 60 mins)

Producer/Director. Lighthearted but often poignant character-led film looking at old age, through the eyes of pensioners who struggle to stay on the right side of the law.

 

Call Security (2015), BBC 1 (1 x 60 mins)

Producer/Director. Character-led obs-doc examining the rise of the private security industry in the UK.

 

Kids Behind Bars (2014), ITV 1 (1 x 60 mins)

Producer/Director. Powerful obs-doc shot inside the children’s wing of a US maximum security prison.

 

Shakespeare Uncovered: Antony and Cleopatra with Kim Cattrall (2013), Sky Arts & PBS (1 x 60 mins)

Producer/Director. Art/history series, as a famous actor takes the viewer through a Shakespeare play.

 

Dispatches – Britain’s Big Fat Bill (2013), Channel 4 (1 x 30 mins)

Producer/Director. Investigation into the problems obesity is causing the NHS.

 

Dispatches – How Weigh Watchers Make Their Millions (2013), Channel 4 (1 x 30 mins)

Producer/Director. Investigation into Britain’s biggest diet company.

 

Plebgate (2012) Channel 4 (1 x 25 mins)

Director. Investigation into MP Andrew Mitchell’s confrontation with police in Downing Street.

 

WINNER: RTS Award – Best Independent Investigation

 

What You Didn’t Know About The West (2012), CCTV (6 x 30 mins)

Producer/Director. Series looking at western culture, the first time Chinese Television had commissioned a UK company to make a series.

 

Britain’s Secret Treasures (2012), ITV 1, (3 x 60 mins)

Shooting Producer. Archeology series in conjunction with the British Museum.

 

Unlocking the Secrets of Our Cells: The Nobel Prize (2012), PBS (1 x 30 mins)

Producer/Director. Film profiling the 2012 Nobel Laureates in Medicine and Chemistry.

 

Weathermen (2011), festival release, (1 x 15 mins)

Producer/Director/Editor. Visiting two people in the US and UK, who pursue their hobby in very different ways.

 

The Art of Doing Nothing (2009), festival release, (1 x 15 mins)

Producer/Director/Editor. A profile of people who choose to be Living Statues.

 

WINNER: Best Short Documentary, London Independent Film Festival

 

Sub-Zero Teachers: Surviving Antarctica (2008), Teachers’ TV, (3 x 30 mins)

Obs-doc series following four teachers on a science expedition to Antarctica.