A self shooting observational documentary producer/director making engaging, thought-provoking films about real people, often filming over extended timeframes.

Self-shooting documentary director Stephen Bennett has been working in television for over 20 years, working on international prime time commissions for BBC, Sky, NHK (Japan), Channel 4, Discovery and History (USA).

His films are distinguished by strong characters, hard-won access and an intimate, engaging shooting style and consistently make Critics Choice in the tabloids and broadsheets, whilst provoke strong reactions from audiences.

Amongst other awards and nominations, Stephen has won three BAFTA Scotland awards: Best Features and Factual Series (The Council, 2017), Best Documentary (Dunblane: Our Story, 2016) and Best Current Affairs (Walking Wounded, 2011).