ADAM DEWAR

screenwriter

Works completed...

SHIELD 5

Security driver John Swift is arrested for his involvement in a diamond heist and subsequent death of a colleague. Determined to prove his innocence, he finds himself on the run from both the police and those he believes have framed him.

Created by: Anthony Wilcox &  Adam Dewar

Director: Anthony Wilcox   Writer: Adam Dewar

Cast: Christian Cooke, Kieran O'Brien, Wallis Day, Elliot Gleave (AKA Example)

Broadcast: Instagram 2016 

Official Selection: Raindance 2016, Serie Series 2016, Comic-Con London, NAB Las Vegas, Nederlands Film Festival, BiB San Francisco

Awards: Honoree  - Best Online Drama Series at the Webby Awards 2016, Winner -  Best Writing & Critics Choice Award Raindance 2016. (Also nominated for Best UK Web Series, Best Director and Best Lead Actor at Raindance 2016.)

HARDWIRE

A shadowy surveillance operative records the meeting between the jilted mistress of a corporate CEO and a chequebook journalist in a claustrophobic London flat.

Writer: Adam Dewar

Director: Rankin

Cast: Marc Warren, Toby Jones, Laura Haddock 

Official Selection: Palm Springs Shortsfest, London Short Film Festival, Raindance, St Louis Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival

Awards: Best Thriller -  Limelight Awards

Broadcast: Sky Arts 1, 2014

 

NORTH ATLANTIC

An isolated air traffic controller in a small island of the Azores archipelago is contacted by a lone pilot cut helplessly adrift over the North Atlantic.

Writer: Bernardo Nascimento & Adam Dewar

Director: Bernardo Nascimento

Official Selection: Palm Springs Shortsfest, Aspen Shortsfest, BFI London Film Festival, Venice Biennale, Los Angeles International Film Festival, Short Shorts Film Festival 2011 (Tokyo) 

AwardsBest Short Film Awards @  Savannah Film Festival 2011, Anchorage Film Festival 2011, Funchal Film Festival 2011. Audience Awards @ Milan International Film Festival 2011, Warsaw International Film Festival 2011, Regiofun International Film Festival 2011