Sasha is a Sarajevo-born documentary filmmaker, based in London since 1995. For the past 10 years Sasha has been directing and shooting award-winning television series for UK and international broadcasters such as: Brain Doctors and Protecting Our Children for BBC2, Our Drugs War and Liberty for Channel 4 and The People’s Health for Al Jazeera. Sasha has also made her own independent film, Playing the Fool, shot over 3 years in a mental health hospital, which premiered at HotDocs in Toronto and Zagreb Dox Festival.
Grierson and RTS Award 2013 for Best Series Protecting Our Children
Jerwood First Cuts Documentary Award for Last Men Standing at the Sheffield International Documentary Festival 2005
BAFTA Arts and Crafts 2012 Protecting Our Children
Grierson New Comer Award 2005 Last Men Standing
Broadcast Best Series Awards 2010 Hospital
Broadcast Best Series Awards 2011 Our Drugs War