Claire Fowler

Writer / Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Film, TV & Theatre

Claire is a Welsh writer-director working in film and TV in both the UK and USA. She recently directed on the final season of Manifest for Netflix. 

Claire has been a shadow director on Showtime’s Homeland and FX’s Pose. Her career started with directing prize-winning human-rights documentaries, and moved on to fiction filmmaking after attending Columbia University’s MFA Film program with a Fulbright scholarship. Films have screened at multiple film festivals including Tribeca, London, Palm Springs, and Rotterdam, and are featured on Nowness and Vimeo Staff Pick where they have been viewed over half a million times.

Her most recent short Salam has screened at over 200 film festivals and won ten awards including a BAFTA. She recently participated in the final Warner Bros Director’s Program, Ryan Murphy HALF directing Initiative, the Sony TV director’s program and the American Film Institute’s Directing Workshop for Women. In 2019 she directed all eight episodes of a newly commissioned BBC Wales/S4C digital-series for S4C’s new online platform. 

Television

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MANIFEST

2023

Warner Bros / Netflix

Series 4 - Episode 14
Director

MERCHED PARCHUS

2019

BBC Wales/S4C

Digital Streaming Series - 8x15 Minutes
Director

Short Films

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SALAM

2018

Shore Scripts & Film Agency for Wales

Director / Writer
Tribeca Film Festival
BFI London Film Festival

NOODLES

2016

AFI’s Directing Workshop for Women

Director / Writer
Vimeo Staff Pick

TWO MISSING

2014

Film Agency Wales & Parkville Pictures

Director / Writer
Palm Springs Shortsfest
Outfest

MUM'S NOT IN

2011

Columbia University

Director / Writer
Aesthetica Film Festival
In the Palace Film Festival

HOME

2008

The Palestine Children’s Relief Fund

Director
Sheffield Docfest

OPEN HEART

2006

The Palestine Children’s Relief Fund

Director
International Human Rights Watch Festival

Commercials

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CANCER DIVIDES, WE UNITE

2017

Lifetime Network & The Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Director

In Development

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PROCESSION

BBC Film

Feature Thriller Screenplay in development with BBC Film
Writer

YOU GO TO MY HEAD

Spec Feature Screenplay
Writer

LITTLE HOUSE

Spec Feature Screenplay
Writer

Other

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MANIFEST S2-S4

2019 - 2023

NBC / Warner Bros

Script Supervisor

UNTITLED WOOTTON/COBURN PILOT

2021

NBC / Universal

Script Supervisor
Dir: Justin Lin

THE BRIDES (PILOT)

2020

ABC / Warner Bros

Script Supervisor
Dir: Maggie Kiley

JESSICA JONES S2

2017

Netflix / Marvel

Additional Script Supervisor

SEARCH PARTY S2

2017

TBS

Additional Script Supervisor

ODD MOM OUT S3

2017

Bravo

Script Supervisor

DISOBEDIENCE

2017

Film 4

Script Supervisor
Dir: Sebastian Lelio
Prod: Rachel Weisz

EIGHTH GRADE

2017

A24

Additional Script Supervisor
Dir: Bo Burnham
Prod: Scott Rudin

THE BREAKS S1

2017

VH1

Script Supervisor
Showrunner: Seith Mann

TROUBLE

2016

Slendro Media / Sterling Place Pictures

Script Supervisor
Dir: Theresa Rebeck

HOW HE FELL IN LOVE

2015

Ibid Filmworks

Script Supervisor
Dir: Marc Meyers

BODY

2015

Last Pictures / Smiley Ball Films

Script Supervisor
Dir: Dan Berk, Robert Olsen