Crafting Resistance: The Art of Chilean Political Prisoners (2018)

Crafting Resistance: The Art of Chilean Political Prisoners is an oral history film examining how craftwork, made by political prisoners during their internment in the 1970s by the military regime led by General Pinochet, has contributed to the mental health and well-being of those involved, particularly following their exile to the UK. The film engages… Continue reading Crafting Resistance: The Art of Chilean Political Prisoners (2018)

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Working River: An Oral History of London’s Boatyards (2017)

In 2017 I managed the project 'Working River', documenting the living history of London's boatyards, from the Thames Barrier up to Teddington Lock. The project was run by the wonderful Thames Festival Trust, in partnership with the Museum of London, supported with a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. To help make this project happen,… Continue reading Working River: An Oral History of London’s Boatyards (2017)

Thinking With your Hands (2016)

  Since 2014 I've been involved as a filmmaker with a series of workshops and events, originally organised by Professor Roger Kneebone and his team at Imperial College Hospital (ICCESS), engaging craftspeople, engineers, surgeons and scientists to exchange knowledge and expertise in their practices. These remarkable series of engagements have happened at the Art Worker's Guild, culminating… Continue reading Thinking With your Hands (2016)

Personal is Political Choice (2016)

Working with midwife and activist Jodi Garrod (@DoulaParis) over the past few months, I had the pleasure of meeting and filming the remarkable Renata Rodrigues, at the birth of her daughter, Ludmilla. My short film, 'My Choice' is intended as a document of one woman's personal experience of childbirth, and her positive testimony of a… Continue reading Personal is Political Choice (2016)

Women in Film (2016)

For Women's History Month 2016, I curated the film programme, 'Women in Film'  for the London's Screen Archives, exploring the representation of women on screen across the 20th century. The programme includes footage from a Suffragette march in 1910, to the election of local MP Judith Church for the borough of Dagenham in 1994, and covers… Continue reading Women in Film (2016)

The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger (2016)

'The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger' is a feature length essay film of four parts, made over the past five years by the Derek Jarman Lab. I had the pleasure of being the Assistant Producer and a Camerawoman on this film, and to work with this extraordinary team. The film will be… Continue reading The Seasons in Quincy: Four Portraits of John Berger (2016)