Shadi Hamta

Writer / Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Associate Agent: Freddie Best

Film, TV & Theatre

Shadi Hamta is a Writer/Director. 

Shadi’s original comedy-drama pilot, BLUE ANIMALS, received special praise at the Thousand Films New Writers Competition 2019 held by Sid Gentle Films. She was also shortlisted for the 4stories Scheme at Channel 4 Talent with her TV pilot script CREATION. Currently, Shadi is part of the Soho Theatre Writers' Lab, developing her original play, LALI, and is a previous participant on the Royal Court Writers’ programme. Prior to working as a writer, she worked as a freelance script editor and reader for Monumental Pictures, Studio Canal and Working Title and has a BA in Creative Writing from UEA.

In Development

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UNTITLED THRILLER

2021

Drama Republic

As Writer
Pilot / TV Series

Short Films

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BOUND

2018

As Writer / Director

NETHER

2017

As Writer / Director

DRAWINGS AND DREAMS

2014

KODE MEDIA / MOFILM

As Writer
Won a Silver at Cannes Lions 2014 and a D&AD Pencil.