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Suzanne is a Cinematographer originally from Merseyside in North West England, with 16 years experience in the industry.  She first moved to London to work for a camera and lighting rental house as an in-house technician and camera assistant, before leaving to work as a freelance assistant on high end dramas.  She learned her craft through the traditional route, working as an AC for Cinematographers such as Tim Palmer BSC, Peter Sinclair BSC, Ben Wheeler BSC and Roberto Schaefer ASC AIC.

 

Suzanne's most recent narrative work, short film Hunting Bears starring Nathaniel Parker and Joel Beckett, was an Official Selection at the BAFTA Qualifying Cambridge Film Festival 2021, where it had it's UK Premier in November 2021.  It was also an Official Selection at Kingston International Film Festival where it screened in June 2022.

Short film Gliding starring Ailema Sousa and Shirley Wiggins, was recently selected for BIFA Qualifying Little Wing Film Festival 2022 where it will screen this coming October.  The film was also an Official Selection at BAFTA and OSCAR Qualifying Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur Short Film Festival in Switzerland 2021.   Short Film Disarm starring Sophia Myles and Shri Patel, won awards at the London Indi Short Film Festival and 4th Dimension Independent Film Festival, and also received an honourable mention at London International Monthly Film Festival.

Suzanne's first feature film Guardians took home awards at Genreblast Film Festival and Swindon Independent Film Festival as well as receiving a Special Mention at Ramsgate Film Festival, before being distributed on Amazon Prime, Sky Store and VirginMedia.

 

Suzanne has been working as a DOP for 6 years, with a further 4 years of operating before then in a wide range of genres, and has filmed across the country and internationally.  She  is a member of the Guild of British Camera Technicians, a Friend of the Association of Camera Operators and a member of BFI Network x BAFTA Crew 2021.

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