Susan has been Head of the Queen’s Film Theatre in Belfast since 2008. She also heads up the recently established Film Hub NI, part of the British Film Institute’s Film Audience Network, a major initiative aimed at boosting film audiences across the UK, particularly in the areas of specialised and independent British film. Previously, Susan worked in the film exhibition sector in London for a number of years, at the BFI Southbank and later at the Hospital Club.


Susan is a dedicated film lover and has also produced several short films and the locally made feature, The Good Man (2012). She lives in East Belfast and has a keen interest in developing the cultural sector in Belfast, and in particular East Belfast.