Biography

Sophie is an award-winning documentary filmmaker. She has an exceptionally strong reputation for bringing her stories to life through the powerful and emotive characters that are at the core of her films.

Some of her most recognised films are for Horizon, the BBC’s flagship science series, as well as the highly acclaimed ‘Your Life In Their Hands’, ‘Edge of Life’, ‘What’s Killing Our Bees’ and ‘The Ultimate Climb’.

 

She is now Head of Documentary at Sunshine where she has also produced feature music documentaries such as; ‘Mumford & Sons; We Wrote This Yesterday’ and is directing and producing the feature film ‘I Get Knocked Down – The Untold Story of Chumbawamba’.

Her most recent feature documentary ‘My Beautiful Broken Brain’ won awards at IDFA and the Ahvaz Film Festival, Iranand was launched on Netflix in March 2016 and was also recently nominated for an EMMY.

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