Jann Turner has written and directed hundreds of hours of television and "White wedding" (2008) is her feature directorial debut. She has also made award-winning documentaries and worked for two years as part of the team of producers who made the TRUTH COMMISSION SPECIAL REPORT.
A graduate of NYU's Grad Film School she has also directed multi-cam soap and single cam drama as well as written numerous television scripts. She is the author of the novels HEARTLAND and SOUTHERN CROSS. She is the co-creator of MZANSI and also the SABC3 drama series HARD COPY won the SAFTA Award for Best TV drama.