Al is an award-winning producer and Head of Documentary at Met Film Production. Her films include the critically acclaimed Town Of Runners (dir. Jerry Rothwell), the Grierson nominated films Men Who Swim (dir. Dylan Williams) and Donor Unknown (dir. Jerry Rothwell) also winner of the Audience (online) Award at The Tribeca Film Festival; Heavy Load and Deep Water winner of the Grierson Award for Best Cinema Documentary.
Her latest feature documentary, Sarah Gavron’s Village At The End Of The World, received its World Premiere at the 2012 BFI London Film Festival and will be released in the UK by
Dogwoof in 2013.
Al is currently in production on Sarah McCarthy’s The Dark Matter Of Love and films on her development slate include, Jeanie Finlay’s Pantomime, Jerry Rothwell’s How To Change The World (BFI), Katie Mark’s Street Girls (Sundance Worldview) and Poppy Simpsons The Method and the Madness.
Al’s films have been bought and/or co-produced by a range of international distributors and broadcasters including BBC, Channel 4, Pathe, VPRO (Netherlands), ITVS (US), PBS (US), ARTE (France), Fox (Italy), RAI (Italy), SVT (Sweden), NRK (Norway), Dr (Denmark) and ABC (Australia).