Sophie is a BAFTA Guru and BAFTA Crew listed director. She has a BA in Film from Kings College London, and graduated both the BFI Film Academy and NFTS BFI Talent Campus. She is now one of 6 industry participants selected for the NFTS Directors Workshop, an intensive year-long mentoring and training programme supported by Barbara Broccoli's EON Productions.
Her last film, THE TRIP, was selected by BAFTA and OSCAR qualifying film festivals around the world, and was nominated for a variety of awards including Best Drama and Best International Short. It screened at Hollywood’s Chinese Theatre and was distributed by AMC’s Shorts International. THE TRIP premiered on American TV as a primetime Saturday night ‘Movie of the Week’, and is now available on Amazon and iTunes. Her previous short, SWOON, was nominated for Best Director at BAFTA-qualifying Underwire Festival.
She has just finished filming her latest film UNEATABLE with the NFTS, which will be complete in summer 2018.
Sophie is also a producer and occasionally director at JUST SO FILMS in London, where she creates high end, cinematic commercials for brands such as Mulberry, Sennheiser, Christie’s and Amazon, shooting around the world including London, Los Angeles, and New York.
‘One to watch’ - Henry Barnes, The Guardian
‘A bright future within the film industry’ - Noel Goodwin, BFI
‘You will go far’ - Tim Corrie, United Agents/BAFTA