Sarah MacDonald

Producer, Director, Writer

Producer, Director, Writer


New Zealand born, Sarah Macdonald spent five years working for the BBC's flagship news and current affairs pro-gramme Newsnight. In 2000, she began a seven month undercover investigation into familial child abuse in Liverpool, which involved putting secret cameras on a victim to entrap her abusers. As a result of the film, three men were jailed ...
Birth date
1965-12-02
Awards
5 wins & 2 nominations.

Known For


The Great Green Wall
The Great Green Wall
Producer (2019)
Newsnight
Newsnight
Director (2000)
Behind Closed Doors
Behind Closed Doors
Producer (2017)
Dispatches
Dispatches
Producer (2006-2007)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Great Green Wall
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2019
ProducerEdwardian Britain in Colour
(TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) - Episode #1.2 (2019) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.1 (2019) ... (executive producer)
2019
ProducerBehind Closed Doors
(TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
2017
ProducerSecret Asia: Children of the Cybersex Dens
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2016
ProducerDispatches
(TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes) - Mark Thomas on Coca-Cola (2007) ... (producer) - Burma's Secret War (2006) ... (producer)
2006-2007
ProducerFrontline/World
(TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes) - Burma: State of Fear (2006) ... (producer) - State of Fear/A Little Goes a Long Way/Out od the Shadow (2006) ... (producer)
2006
ProducerPanorama
(TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode) - Sex Crimes and the Vatican (2006) ... (producer)
2006
RoleTitleYear
DirectorDispatches
(TV Series documentary) (2 episodes) - Mark Thomas on Coca-Cola (2007) - Burma's Secret War (2006)
2006-2007
DirectorNewsnight
(TV Series) (1 episode) - A Family Affair (2000)
2000
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Great Green Wall
(Documentary) (Story by)
2019
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewPanorama
(TV Series documentary) (production secretary - 1 episode) - The Gulf in Our Defences (1990) ... (production secretary)
1990