Sarah Clift

Sarah has worked in commercial media as a Creative Director for 18 years, in London and Paris. Recently shifting career path she began writing and directing for film and LA MADRE BUENA (THE GOOD MOTHER) is her debut short. 

The topical film has already received over 35 wins and nominations worldwide including the BIFA longlist and the BFI Network Pick Oct 2017. Personal awards include the Shots Best New Director 2017 and Cannes Lions Young Director - Gold 2017. 

The film has screened in over 50 film festivals worldwide in 2017 including Ann Arbor, Palm Springs, Rhode Island and LSFF, and a private screening at the House of Commons, London and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts, Los Angeles. The film has received much high profile attention from the likes of The New York Times, Buzzfeed, Huffington Post, The Monocle, BBC World News and The Royal Television Society. 

Sarah is now working on her second short film (THE BIRTH OF) VALERIE VENUS. 


Sarah is a member of Women in Film and TV UK and Directors UK. For Sarah's Film CV please contact her here