Al is an award-winning producer and Head of Documentary at MetFilm Production. Her latest film is Jerry Rothwell’s ‘School in The Cloud’ which premiered at CPH DOX in 2018.
Al produced ‘Sour Grapes’ directed by Jerry Rothwell and Reuben Atlas for Netflix, Arte and VPRO; and ‘How to Change the World’ (Sky Atlantic/BFI/Impact Partners/CTV) which premiered as a Day One film at the Sundance Film Festival 2015 and won the World Cinema Special Jury Award: Editing and a Grierson award.
Al is currently in production on ‘Last Breath’ (Creative Scotland/BBC Scotland/Zdf/Arte) directed by Richard da Costa and Alex Parkinson and ‘After A Revolution’ (Sundance Documentary Institute).
Previous films include Jeanie Finlay’s films ‘Pantomime’ (BBC Storyville) and the The Great Hip Hop Hoax’ (BBC/Creative Scotland), Sarah Gavron’s ‘Village at The End of the World’ which premiered in Competition at 2012 BFI London Film Festival; Jerry Rothwell’s ‘Town of Runners’ (ITVS/Britdoc C4) which premiered at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival; the Grierson nominated film ‘Donor Unknown’ (More4/ITVS/Arte) winner of the Audience Award (online) at Tribeca Film Festival 2011 and MEN WHO SWIM (BBC Storyville/Arte/SVT/VPRO) winner of the Audience Award at Silverdocs 2010; ‘Heavy Load’ (BBC Storyville, IFCtv, ITVS); and ‘Deep Water’ (Pathe/UKFC/FilmFour) winner of the Grierson Award for Best Cinema Documentary.