Susanne Salavati

Susanne Salavati is a London-based DoP with diverse experience shooting award winning drama and documentary in a multitude of worldwide locations. She is focused on projects that both challenge her and examine the society we live in. Her current range of drama projects include the critically acclaimed BACK TO LIFE series 2, BBC/Netflix drama THEN BARBARA MET ALAN written by Jack Thorne, MARYLAND based on Lucy Kirkwood’s eviscerating play and Jane Gull’s forthcoming feature LOVE WITHOUT WALLS
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Back to Life series 2 || TV Drama || dir: Ella Jones || prod: Catherine Gosling Fuller || BBC/Netflix/Showtime
Royal Television Society – Best director – Comedy Drama – Nominee
Then Barbara met Alan || TV Movie || dir: Bruce Goodison and Amit Sharma || prod: Bryony Arnold and Debbie Shuter || BBC/Netflix
My Feral Heart || Feature || dir: Jane Gull || prod: James Rumsey and Duncan Paveling || BFI
Cinequest 2016 – Audience Award: Best Drama Feature – Winner
Nominated for 3 BIFAs
White Riot || Feature Documentary || dir: Rubika Shah || prod: Ed Gibbs || BFI
Grierson Award – Best Documentary – LFF 2019 – Winner
Berlin International Film Festival – Special Mention of the Generation 14plus International Jury
BIFA Nominated

Enterprice series 2 || TV Comedy || dir: Ella jones || prod: Phil Gilbert || BBC

Royal Television Society – Best director – Comedy Drama – Winner