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Dan John Witherall

Screenwriter, Writer

daniel.witherall@mail.bcu.ac.uk

Current Work Details

Training

2015-2017

BCU,
Writing, MA

2003-2006

Aberystwyth,
English and Writing, BA Hons

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Films I wish I had made

No Country For Old Men, Fight Club, Hidden, Sicario, The Prestige, Dogville, Kick-Ass, The Incredibles, Sleep Tight, In Bruges, Four Lions.

I cried watching

The Impossible, Chicken, Me & Earl & The Dying Girl.

I left the cinema during

Interstellar, all Zack Snyder's stuff.

Directors I love

Coens, Fincher, Haneke, Boyle, Soderbergh, Jonze, Inarritu, Dolan, Affleck, Duplass Bros, Ira Sachs, Jim Mickle.

Actors I admire

Kathryn Hahn, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts, Bryan Cranston, Tom Holland, Michael Fassbender, Riz Ahmed, Carrie Coon, Marion Cotillard, Kirtsen Wiig, Donald Glover, Scarlet Johanssen, James Rolleston, Jonas Smulders, Mary Elizabeth Winstead.

Writers I respect

Brad Bird, Taylor Sheridan, Coens, Michael Haneke, Peter Docter, Alex Garland, Duplass Bros.

My desert island discs

Bon Iver, Bon Iver. At The Drive-In, Relationship of Command. Christine & the Queens. Jack Garrett.

Books I have given my friends

Lord of the Flies, Flight Club, The Tesseract, A Brief History of Seven Killings, World War Z, Vernon God Little, My Name Is Leon

My death row meal

Lasagne.

The best thing I own

My work.

More about me

I'm here to make films. I've already got plenty of shorts, features and pilots written. My first feature film is currently knocking around festivals now.

Shooting People stuff

Joined

17/11/15

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My Work & Credits

  • Film default

    Lost Creek

    My role: Writer

    Format
    unspecified
    Production company
    LC
    Category
    Feature
  • Film default

    Denizen

    My role: Writer

    Format
    unspecified
    Category
    Short
  • Film default

    Cunning Stunts

    My role: Writer

    Format
    unspecified
    Category
    Showreel
  • Film default

    Playtime

    My role: Writer

    Format
    unspecified
    Category
    Short