Portfolio of Work


Beautiful Things

Short Film (2021)

A day in the life of a British Nigerian father and daughter who have different ways of coping with loss.
Written, Directed and Produced by Saudat Sanusi



Short Film (2021)


An unrequited love story, told through the eyes of Oscar, an autistic man, who learns to articulate his feelings and emotions through the use of The Streets lyrics.

Co-produced by Saudat Sanusi



Anthology of 5 short films

In Indian Epic Saga, 'Mahabharata' - 'Kamsa' was an Evil King. In Arabic language - Khamsa means Number 5. KAMSA is an anthology film focusing on 5 connected stories, 'O!', 'Karma', 'Dad and Son', 'Elena' and 'The 5th Story'.
Produced by Saudat Sanusi

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True Ripples

Short Film (2018)

True Ripples is an award-winning short film which tells the remarkable story of two strong and courageous women from different time periods, with more than 150 years between them, who have more in common than meets the eye.
Written, Directed and Produced by Saudat Sanusi


Rule of One

Short Film (2015)

In a future Britain where every family is restricted to one child, a rebellious teenager must learn to work with his father to keep a baby hidden from the ruthless Family Planning Agency.
Produced by Saudat Sanusi



Saudat Sanusi is a screenwriter and filmmaker based in London. Through her production company, Sysan Productions, Saudat aims to tell stories about those who feel caught in between different worlds, whether it be culturally or figuratively.
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