Sam is currently in pre-production for You Don’t know Me, for Snowed-in Productions and the BBC: a new four-part series written by Tom Edge, based on the book by Imran Mahmood.
Sam previously directed the Bulletproof Special for Vertigo and Sky set in Cape Town, having also directed the Season 2 finale. He also recently directed on Ackley Bridge for The Forge and Channel 4.
His first feature, My Pure Land, premiered at the Edinburgh International Film Festival and was the UK submission to the Oscars in the Foreign Language category. Sam was also nominated as a Screen International Star of Tomorrow, and wrote and directed Adha Cup which was the first Urdu language drama commissioned by Channel Four, going on to develop it as a six-part TV series with the BBC.