Sabrina is a writer and director based in Los Angeles and London. She's a BAFTA Brit to Watch and a graduate of the Directing program at the American Film Institute. She was the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship, Mary Pickford Foundation Scholarship, and BAFTA LA Scholarship. Sir Alan Parker called her work "outstanding [...] refreshingly intelligent, serious and lyrical. Much needed in tomorrow's cinema."
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Sabrina completed two new shorts in 2016. Code Red (which she wrote and directed) was funded by Google and supported by the Panavision New Filmmaker Program. Porcupine (which she directed) stars W. Earl Brown of Deadwood fame. Previously, 113 Degrees (the AFI thesis film Sabrina wrote and directed) screened at dozens of international film festivals, winning multiple awards.
Lorelei, Sabrina's feature debut, will go into production in 2018. As a screenwriter, Sabrina's worked on a period murder mystery for producer Robert Cort, a literary biopic for Film4 and a documentary on creativity for Disney. Aster's Rites, her feature-length screenplay, was a 2015 Top 50 Nicholl Fellowship Semifinalist. In 2014, she participated in the Sony Pictures Entertainment Diverse Directors Program. As a commercials director, she's worked with brands including P&G/Always, Gerber, JAFRA Cosmetics and video-game developer Plarium.
Sabrina was also Associate Producer on the Emmy Award-winning documentary The Crash Reel, Co-Producer on The Lion's Mouth Opens (Sundance premiere 2014), Producer on David Hockney IN THE NOW (SXSW premiere 2014), and Producer on Daredevil on a Snowmobile, a New York Times Op-Doc.
Previously, Sabrina worked as a BBC journalist for six years while writing and directing a number of award-winning short films, including Polanow, which was broadcast by the pan-European TV network ARTE. She was the first member of her family to finish secondary school and go to university, earning top Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Cambridge University.