Olly Bootle

Director

Olly Bootle

Director

Olly is a BAFTA award-winning director who is an expert at turning complex ideas into compelling visual narratives. Olly's episode of 'Who Do You Think You Are' for the BBC featuring Sunetra Sarker won the BAFTA for Best Factual Features Series 2017. His episode of BBC's Horizon: The $10 Million Challenge was nominated for a Broadcast Digital Award for Best Content Partnership. Olly has also directed 'The Refugee Camp: Our Desert Home, Greece' with Simon Reeve and most recently 'Africa with Ade Adepitan' which broadcasts in February 2019. Olly has filmed in over 30 countries and specialises in documentaries with human stories at their heart. 

Olly Bootle

Selected Work

Who Do You Think You Are - Sunetra
Who Do You Think You Are - Sunetra