Empathetic / Real People / Babies
Betsan has an ability to put anyone at ease and has a gift for working with non-actors and actors alike, eliciting compelling believable performances. She is a force to be reckoned with across film, television, and commercials.
Bestan received an Emmy nomination for her work on Waking The Dead. She has also directed three features, the thriller, Dad Savage the Victorian melodrama, Lady Audley’s Secret and her latest Dusty and Me. Her short films have won many awards, including a BAFTA for Spoonface Steinberg.
She’s produced projects for Channel 4 and the BBC including an adaptation of Zadie Smiths novel NW. And most recently was Producer and Second Unit Director for War of The Worlds 2019. Betsan is currently in the middle of producing Ridley Road for BBC, a political drama set in 1962 about the ride of anti-Semitism and White Nationalism.
Latest ad campaigns for Aldi, L’Oreal and McDonalds have seen her directing real people in testimonial spots.