Documentary Shorts

These Wheels, Our Wings

Anita is a 13 year old girl from Batumi who becomes a wheelchair user after a botched medical treatment. As she struggles to come to terms with new reality, an online introduction helps her finds friendship and inspiration in world champion wheelchair fencer and paralympian, Irma Khetsuriani. This film was commissioned by MAC Georgia, a

Georgia: Ana’s School (The Path to Inclusion)

Inclusive education is compulsory across public schools in Georgia. By law, schools cannot refuse to enrol children with special needs or disabilities. Yet, many schools are struggling to provide the services required to make inclusive education work. We follow the life of Ana, a little girl with special needs and her school’s efforts to provide

Mongolia: A Cashmere Future

Five years after filming “A Cashmere Story”, the documentary where nomadic herders spoke about the dilemma they faced, caught between their reliance on cashmere and the impacts of climate change and overgrazing on the fragile grasslands of Mongolia, I returned to film a follow up story on the changes herders in the province have undertaken to

Mongolia: A Cashmere Story

As the title suggests, this is a story about cashmere. More specifically this a story about the dilemma faced by nomadic herders caught between their reliance on cashmere and the impacts of climate change and overgrazing on the fragile grasslands of Mongolia. Three herders from the North Gobi region of Bayankhongor Province narrate the changes

Georgia: Education for Employment

This was my first assignment in Georgia, commissioned by Czech NGO, People in Need (PIN). Rural poverty in Georgia has been leading many agricultural workers to give up on their farms and crowd into cities where jobs are as scarce. PIN has been working on agricultural development and Technical Vocational Education and Training in rural

Nepal: A Sherpa’s Story

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Nepal’s mountaineering industry suffered one of its most tragic years in 2014 and 2015. On 18th April 2014, sixteen expedition workers were killed in an avalanche that swept through the Khumbu Icefall on Mount Qomolangma or Everest. The following year, the 25th April 2015 earthquake claimed 22 lives at the Mount Everest base camp. As

Arts & Culture

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I love to report on unique cultures and traditions and to seek out special stories behind celebrated arts and crafts. This is a selection of some stories I have filmed and produced over the years with subjects ranging from a village in North East India where names are songs set to tunes, ongoing preservation work

Client Profile Stories

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Before venturing into broadcast video journalism, I started filming and editing profile videos for several small firms and businesses. My first client was a small boutique real estate and investment firm based in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The result – “UB Rising” –  filmed in 2011, was widely viewed and shared on social platforms as its release