Carys Lewis

Represented by: Meaghan Denomme

Resume

Directing  
Filmmaker in Residence Welsh National Opera (2017-2018)
Don’t Touch the Art Lust Films (2018)
Stuffed BFI Beacons Short Film (2017)
Afiach (Sick) Iris Prize Festival (2016)
Ernest Short Film (2016)
Off Trac Short Film – BFI Network (2015)
Straight From the Hip Interview Series (Creator/Director)
Venus in Fur Canadian Stage Company (Assistant Director)
Brantwood Sheridan College (Co-Director)
What Makes A Man Necessary Angel Theatre Company (Assistant Director)
Airport Tale New Ideas Festival (Director)
   
Writing  
How Black Mothers Say I Love You Pilot – in development with Conquering Lion Pictures/CBC
White Girl Magic Pilot – in development with CBC
Blue Mother Feature Film – in development with Ffilm Cymru Wales
Don’t Touch the Art Lust Films (2018)
How Black Mothers Say I Love You Feature Film – in development with Conquering Lion Pictures
Stuffed BFI Beacons Short Film Fund (2017)
Off Trac Feature Film – in development with BFI
Cottage High Short Film (2015)
Women on Screen Short Film Incubator (2014)
The Necessary Angle Artist Interviews (2014)
Nine Mile Portage Theatre by the Bay (2014)
Beyond the Pail Calgary Fringe Festival (2011)
   
Arts Programming  
FEM Script Lab Founder – Screenwriting Lab Toronto (2015-present)
SHIFFT Script Lab Founder – Screenwriting Lab Cardiff (2018-present)
Heart of Wales Project Get Creative BBC (2017)
SHIFFT Female Filmmakers Event – Cardiff (2016)
Berlin Film Society Programming Coordinator (2015)
JSANO School of the Arts Instructor (2014)
   
Producing  
Trey Anthony Productions Documentary Film and Theatre Production (2015)
SummerWorks Associate Producer (2016)
Luminato Festival Education and Community Outreach Coordinator (2012); Intern Assistant of Family Education and Outreach Programming (2010)
The Toronto Fringe Festival TD Artist and Youth Outreach Coordinator (2013)
Common Roof Theatre Co-Producer (2015)
Necessary Angel Theatre Company Assistant Producer and Emerging Director (2014)
Buddies in Bad Times Theatre – The Rhubarb Festival Festival Assistant (2014)
   
Grants/Awards  
2019 BAFTA Cymru Award Nomination for STUFFED

2019 BFI Selects Participant, London Film Festival

 
Ontario Arts Council Media Projects: FEM Script Lab
Connectors Project Fund (Ffilm Cymru Wales)
2014 Best Achievement in Fiction Screenwriting: (Nominated) Peter Gerretsen Film Awards
2010 Edna Khubyar Acting Award
2007 Garfield Weston Scholarship: National Scholarship
   
Education  
Ryerson University – The Chang School Screenwriting (2012)
George Brown Theatre School Theatre Arts (2007-2010)

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