Lucia Zoro  
      Producer / Director  


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2011-   Film Producer  
    Save the Children UK  

Staff job making films, photographs, case studies and an immersive website about Save the Children's work around the world.

4 x 4 mins

Shooting Producer / Director - Lesson Planning Pack: Primary Dance

DV Cam
October 2010
- December 2010

Brook Lapping Education for Teachers TV

Fun package of films making dance education fun for teachers and 7-11 year olds, with input from The Place and Trinity Laban. Package includes dance resources for teachers. Lesson Starters: Moving Like Magnets, The Suitcase Dance, Teaching Support: Easy Dance Warm-ups, Great Lesson Idea: Four Body Shapes.

6 x 1 min HD
October 2010
- December 2010

Shooting Producer / Director - Conserving Nelson

National Maritime Museum

Ultrashort films documenting the conservation of the National Maritime Museum's most popular exhibit: Nelson's Trafalgar uniform.

8 x 4 mins

Producer / Director - Bullied

DV Cam
April 2010
- June 2010

Brook Lapping Education for Teachers TV

Emotive interviews with young people who have been bullied, for showing in school assemblies. Episodes: Cyber-bullying.Verbal and Physical. Difference.Name-calling.Violence.Disability.Appearance.Homophobia.


6 mins

Producer / Director / Editor - Yesterday, Tomorrow


Part of the Minding Histories oral history project for Mind in Bexley

Film documenting a youth theatre workshop exploring migration, settlement and well-being within Bexley's migrant communities.


 6 mins

Co-Producer / Director - Circularity Thinking

May 2010
touring festival

Night Kitchen Films / Hitchcock Production Fund / Apex Arts

Hotly awaited short satire on corporate culture, Circularity Thinking brings hula hooping to the boardroom. Glossy, aspirational and astounding in hula-hooping virtuosity, this hilarious short film will delight anyone who has spent time in an office.
Written by and co-directed with Roses Urquhart. Director of Photography: Donald Ng. Music:


 1 min

Director / Animator - Vegware and the compostable lid: a never-ending adventure

February 2010


Vegware has created the world's first 100% compostable coffee cup lid. Peek into Vegwareland to see where their lids come from! Film made to support their shortlisted entry to the Hotelympia2010 Innovation Award.

  4x 4 mins
Director - The One Show: Control Rooms  
DV Cam
UK locations
May 2008
- July 2

Icon Films for BBC One

Inserts for popular factual show. Carol Kirkwood reveals what goes on in the Control Rooms of the National Grid, London Traffic Control Centre, Wessex Water and the Port of Southampton’s Vessel Traffic Services.

5 mins

Shooting Producer / Director - Eric's Secrets

UK location
April 2008

Wired Video

Short documentary. Dr Eric Frankel reflects on the last 53 years in his house with his wife.
Film festival success:
Winner, Jury Prize Best Short, East End Film Festival 2008.
Winner, Best Documentary, Supershorts Film Festival 2008.
Nominated, Vauxhall Auteur Theory Award, London Short Film Festival 2009.

6 mins

Shooting Producer / Director and Editor - Homegrown

UK location
September 2009

Collaboration with photographer Carmel King.

Short documentary. Bristol gardeners resurrect their annual street fair- and a community spirit- by growing-their own.


Production Credits: Associate and Assistant Producer

5x 3 mins

Associate Producer - Families on Trial
UK locations
October 2008 -February 2009

Wired Video for Nationwide Foundation

Short documentaries and campaign website. Found and interviewed prisoners’ families about the devastation caused by the arrest and sentencing of a family member. 1st AD for reconstruction filming. For charities including Prisoners’ Families and Friends Service.
Film festival success:
Winner, Jury Prize Best Documentary, 3rd Babelgum Online Film Festival 2010.


53 mins

Associate Producer - Routes: Dancing to New Orleans
US locations
2005 - 2006

Alex Reuben for Arts Council England/ Capture4/ ICA

Director/ Producer: Alex Reuben.

2 x 1 hour

Assistant Producer- Megastructures Series 4: Abu Dhabi
UAE locations

Darlow Smithson for National Geographic International contact

Director: Jo Locke

4 x 1 hour.

AP & 3rd Unit Director - Time Team
UK locations

Videotext Communications for Channel 4

Series Editor: Michael Douglas.


Development AP - Development slate
2007 - 2008

Wired Video

Director: Raj Yagnik.

60 mins

Assistant Producer - Frozen Assets
Arctic locations

Archipelago Films

Director: Bonamy Devas.

60 mins

Assistant Producer - Into The Night: Carl Barat & Adam Green
UK locations

Avanti Media (Berlin) for ARTE

Directors: Hasko Baumann/ Robert Kreuzaler.


90 mins


Production Manager - The Nine Muses




Smoking Dogs Films. Creative documentary. Director: John Akomfrah. Official Selection: Venice International Film Festival, 2010 BFI London Film Festival 2010, Sundance 2011.






60 mins

Specialist Researcher - Oil Spill: The Exxon Valdez Disaster
US locations

Smoking Dogs Films for BBC Two.  Director: John Akomfrah. Exec Producer Grant McKee.

Specialist Researcher - Darfur drama
2007, 2008

BBC Drama development.  Executive Producer: Sue Hogg.

Specialist Researcher/ Interview Producer - Newsnight
UK locations
2005, 2006

BBC Two.  Deputy Editor: Mary Wilkinson.


Staff Researcher and Production Assistant- Smoking Dogs Films

Fela Kuti (development). Director: John Akomfrah.
Home From Home: Return to Paradise (BBC Two).  Director: Horace Ove.
Music Video for Lauryn Hill (for LH Productions).  Director: John Akomfrah.
Urban Soul: The Story of Modern R&B (BBC Four).  Director: John Akomfrah.
Mariah Carey: The Billion Dollar Babe (Channel 4).  Director: John Akomfrah.
Stan Tracey: The Godfather of British Jazz  (BBC Four).  Director: John Akomfrah.


Corporate and Community projects include:

Shooting Producer / Director and Editor: Yesterday, Tomorrow
Mind in Bexley

Director / Animator: Vegware and the compostable lid

VoxPop interviewer for T-Mobile Dance & Sing
MPH Film for Saatchi & Saatchi

Interview Director: corporate videos
The Credible Reference Company

Video Workshop for refugee teenagers
Refugee Council camping weekend   
2008 & 2009

Video mentor- Society of Factual Artists
Tower Hamlets Homes video project

Z5 Camera Operator for Japan Matsuri
Don Productions for The Japan Society

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