Dawn Crumpler

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Michelle Archer
Assistant: Grace Baxter

Film, TV & Theatre

Dawn has been writing and making short films for over 10 years. In 2010 she entered the Kudos/Red Planet Pictures Scriptwriting Prize and came runner up, receiving a place on their Mentoring Programme. Since then she has been developing several original ideas for TV and working on her first feature film. Dawn has a warm, subtle style, and a particular interest in LGBT+ narratives.

 

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HIM

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Feature Film
Directed by Sarah Walker and Produced by Martina Silcock
A young transboy living on a council estate in urban England finds love and courage within a concrete world of ignorance and fear.

THEN WE SURF

Writer
Feature Film
Surfer girls find love and misdemeanours on their final trip together along the English coast, changing the life of a young kiosk girl forever.
* Runner Up Red Planet Pictures/Kudos Scriptwriting Prize, 2010

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PURDY & CHASE

2014

The Wireless Theatre

Writer
Radio Play Series - 4x 15min Episodes
Directed by Emma Hearn
New private investigating duo and best friends Pen Purdy and Daisy Chase, negotiate the heady mix of insurance fraud and mystery shopping, whilst dealing with their own assortment of doubts and fears in small town Wexton.

Liveroom TV

2008

Producer/Director/Editor
Live music website featuring sessions from new and established acts, including The Magic Numbers, Kate Nash, Supergrass and Rod Thomas. Now: Bright Light Bright Light.

Short Films

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FEAR OF FLYING

2011

DARKWORKS

Writer/Director
Produced by Eva Monkey and Kate Ellis
Nice guys finish last in this ‘documentary’ about local gay superhero, Joe Fearless.

KEEP ON LIVING

2011

Director of Photography/Editor
Directed by Eva Monkey, Produced by Unskinny Bop.
Radical Feminist Karaoke. Filmed at More Crackers Please! a benefit for Ladyfest London at Bethnal Green Library, London, UK.
* Official Selection at The London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival, 2011
* Official Selection at Side by Side International Film Festival, 2011
* Official Selection at Mix Copenhagen Film Festival, 2011
* Official Selection at Pink Screens Film Festival, 2011

EXTRACTING THE BOMP

2011

Editor
Directed by Eva Monkey.
A response to ‘Keep on Living’ made for ‘Resist Psychic Death’ at the BFI.
* Official Selection at The London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival 2011

A KIND OF LIVING

2004

MABLEFILMS

Writer/Director
Four friends. One jewellers. Too many movies.

CHERRY ICE CREAM SMILE

2003

Writer
A bittersweet story about self-discovery and the innocence of young love in the eighties.

Theatre

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HIM

Writer
Two young girls in love. Hidden from family and friends they are happy, but when one decides to come out and identify as a boy, the other struggles with her own identity, and how she can continue to love Him.
Showcased as part of 'Script This' at Lincoln Arts Centre, March 2015.