Kapadia will have access to hundreds of hours of never-before-seen footage from Maradona's personal archive.

His early award-winning films include The Sheep Thief (1997), winner of the 2nd Prize Cinéfondation for Short Film at the Cannes Film Festival Currently, Asif is working on his next documentary, Any information provided in this contact form may be processed by ITG in accordance with ITG’s.

Bafta has announced a raft of new appointments to its film committee, including Oscar-winning director Asif Kapadia and actor Riz Ahmed.

Based on a short story by writer Sara Maitland. His debut feature, The Warrior, was nominated for three BAFTA awards, winning Best British Film and Best Debut Film. Independent Talent Group Ltd [About directing his film "The Warrior" in a desert in Rajasthan] "The crew suffered the odd illness along the way; dehydration, sunstroke, heat-stroke, malaria, dysentery, scorpion stings, being bitten by rabid dogs, the usual kind of thing.".

His films have been box office successes around the world as well as being critically lauded and awarded internationally.Born in Hackney in 1972, Kapadia studied filmmaking at the Royal College of Art where he first gained recognition with his short THE SHEEP THIEF (1997) shot in Rajasthan, India, the film won many international awards including the Second Prize in the Cinefondation section of the 1998 Cannes International Film Festival.Kapadia's distinct visual style developed with his debut feature THE WARRIOR (Film4, 2001), shot in the deserts of Rajasthan and the snow capped Himalaya. Some see his compassion for other people, and some might just think he's very good-looking. Asif Kapadia - Asif Kapadia (born 1972) is a British filmmaker. - IMDb Mini Biography By: Amy won Best Documentary at the European Film Awards and was nominated for Best Feature at the International Documentary Association Awards and has received 5 nominations at the BIFA Awards, including for Best Film, Best Documentary and Best Director. Amy was assembled from 100 interviews and incorporated over 20 months of editing which took 3 years in total. I made three short films of my own which I wrote, produced, directed ... you did everything in those days. "I've been captivated by the story of 'Silver Ghost' ever since Lord Richard Attenborough came to me with the project, and I'm thrilled that we're going to be seeing it through.It's a project that requires a great and innovative storyteller, and that's exactly what we have with Asif Kapadia." My job was to capture the moments along the way. Asif recently directed the award winning Burberry commercial. Kapadia, …

His fourth feature, Senna, the story of the Brazilian motor racing legend Ayrton Senna, was nominated for three BAFTA awards, winning Best Documentary and Best Editing. The Warrior won the prestigious Sutherland Award at the London Film Festival, the Evening Standard British Film Award for the Most Promising Newcomer and the Douglas Hickox Award at the BIFAs for Best Debut Film.FAR NORTH (2007), Starring Michael Yeoh and Sean Bean premiered at the Venice Film Festival. His early award-winning films include The Sheep Thief (1997), winner of the 2nd Prize Cinéfondation for Short Film at the Cannes Film Festival, and The Warrior (2001), winning the BAFTA Award for Best British Film 2003. Director Asif Kapadia on His Moving New Amy Winehouse Documentary ... and heroin, until her tragic death in 2011, at age 27, from alcohol poisoning. His fourth feature, Senna, the story of the Brazilian motor racing legend Ayrton Senna, was nominated for three BAFTA awards, winning Best Documentary and Best Editing.

Asif Kapadia is an Oscar and BAFTA winning director who works across both film and television.
Kapadia is married to Victoria Harwood a fellow director and writer and they have one child together. 40 Whitfield Street, London, W1T 2RH, Registered office: 40 Whitfield Street, London W1T 2RH

The film was an international box office hit and is the highest grossing UK documentary of all time, overtaking SENNA.

Kapadia used the epic and brutal arctic landscape to show what desperation and loneliness can drive people to do.Kapadia's feature documentary SENNA (Universal Pictures / Working Title, 2011), the thrilling story of the Brazilian motor-racing legend Ayrton Senna, was a break out hit at the international box office. Kapadia is married to Victoria Harwood a fellow director and writer and they have one child together. His debut feature. Asif recently directed the award winning Burberry commercial, A Tale of Thomas Burberry, featuring an all-star cast of Domhnall Gleeson, Sienna Miller, Dominic West and Lily James, and written by Academy Award nominee Matt Charman.

Anon, Other Works In recent years, I've obviously become more known for doing docs, which are a very different side of my brain. SENNA broke records at the cinema and on DVD & Bluray in the UK.

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Asif Kapadia (born 1972) is a British filmmaker of Indian descent.

His debut feature, The Warrior, was nominated for three BAFTA awards, winning Best British Film and Best Debut Film. Asif Kapadia on IMDb: Awards, nominations, and wins.

Academy award and four time BAFTA award winning Director / Writer / Producer Asif Kapadia is known for his visually striking films exploring characters living in timeless, extreme and unforgiving landscapes. |  Kapadia's next film is Ali and Nino and adaptation of the novel by Kurban Said. It went on to break UK box office records to become the highest grossing British Documentary of all time. It was really just a starting point. AMY won the Academy Award for Feature Documentary, won the BAFTA for Best Documentary as well as being nominated for Outstanding British Film.
My favourite one was something I shot on VHS ... a little documentary.