Suzette Burton is an award winning filmmaker and producer. While attending Pratt Institute, Suzette directed several films and video installations including a short documentary film entitled "Disconnected" about her father’s mysterious death. Since graduating film school, Suzette has co- produced the documentary "Daddy Don't Go" directed by Emily Abt. The film is also executive produced by Omar Epps and Malik Yoba. It aired on the Starz network in 2015 and screened at over 30 film festivals, winning 8 best documentary awards. Suzette has also worked as a co-director, producer, cinematographer, and editor for a variety of companies such as WEtv/AMC Networks, Pureland Pictures, "Little White Lie" (Truth Aid Media) ,One Kreate, MRT Creative, The Moth, Atlas Media, Black Entertainment Television, MRY , Stick Figure Productions , and Karina Sharif. Recently she was an assistant editor for the Naacp Image Award nominated docu - series Unladylike2020 and sizzle editor for Blumhouse Productions / Disarming Films. As well as an Associate Producer on the short documentary Women Who Ride
Suzette is currently directing several projects in development, a documentary teaching artist at City Lore, and the owner of Concrete Dreams Productions L.L.C. She resides in the New York City area and looks forward to directing and producing more films in the future.