Bex is a documentary director and artist. Her films are a form of narrative documentary, thought provoking, beautiful and intense, her directorial work examines human trauma.
She most recently directed/produced the feature documentary – AMASHINGA: The British Empire & the Zulu Kingdom. Her first feature documentary, The Island, is in post production; filmed over more than 7 years, it centres around the life of a community on an island that is eroding.
Her recent films include: The Cowfoot Prince, a timely tale of heritage and belonging for a Sierra Leonean man living in the UK; I’ll Love You Till the End, a searingly intimate film examining bereavement of suicide. Both films have screened in festivals across the world, and had extensive impact production tours. I’ll Love You Till the End won the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival Perspective Award in 2020.
Bex is a visiting tutor at the National Film and Television School. She has also created short films for UN Agencies and NGOs with clients including BBC Media Action, Freedom from Torture, IRC, UNICEF, WFP, and Save the Children. Now based in the UK, she lived in Sierra Leone for a number of years, and has worked across the world.