director and producer
Carol Salter is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and graduate from National Film and Television School with a background in fine art. Her critically acclaimed feature Almost Heaven - a tender portrait of a teenager training to become a mortician in China - won Best Documentary at the British Independent Film Awards 2017 and was double-nominated for the Glashütte Documentary Award and Crystal Bear at Berlinale. Her previous films include Unearthing the Pen (2011), which won ten awards including Best Documentary at Encounters and the Al Jazeera Golden Award. She is a Doc Society Fellow and recent recipient of the East End Film Festival Transit Award.