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Ed Griffiths

Writer

Current Work Details

What I do

My day job is an indigent, that is to say, jobless.

Company

Indigentia Central

Website

www.freewebs.com/bultituded

Where I work

I am an individual working from home

Technical Skills

Qualified Screenwriter (Master of Arts degree graduate 2008) and website designer/administrator

Resources / Expertise

Intern at New Producers Alliance (2003-2004) where I wrote and edited THE PRODUCERS GUIDE (revised for 2009) and Writers, Producers & Directors committee Vice Secretary for BECTU 2004-2007. Three times WPD delegate to BECTU annual conference and helped put on FREELANCERS FAIR 2006 & 2007.

Availability

Paid Work or Collaboration

Social Media and Film

Shooters Q&A

Films I wish I had made

KING RAT, NIGHTMARE ALLEY, THE VICTORS, METROPOLIS, BARRY LYNDON

I cried watching

FALLEN ANGELS (Wong Kar Wai, 1995)

I left the cinema during

THE NAKED LUNCH (David Cronenberg, 1990)

Directors I love

Fritz Lang, Bryan Forbes, Michael Curtiz, Jean Negulesco, Richard Attenborough, Peter Weir, George Miller, Ridley Scott.

Actors I admire

James Cagney, Peter Lorre, Errol Flynn, Donald Sutherland, George Peppard,Burt Lancaster, Harrison Ford, Martin Landau

Writers I respect

So many have inspired me. Ray Bradbury and Guy du Maupassant and Norman Mailer and Phlip Kindred Dick in the past. More recently Jeffrey Eugenides, David Foster Wallace and James Ellroy.

My desert island discs

1. Theme used in REILLY ACE OF SPIES (Shostakovitch), 2. TROIS GYMNOPEDIES (Eric Satie), 3. Piano Trio in E-flat, Opus 100 Second Movement (Franz Schubert), 4. Sarabande (George Frederick Handel), 5. The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba from SOLOMON (George Frederick Handel), 6. ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA Sunrise, the opening (Richard Strauss), 7. Concerto Grosso Op 3 Allegro (first piece) (George Frederick Handel), 8. Opening and closing titles to BLADE RUNNER (Vangelis).

Books I have given my friends

Stories of HP Lovecraft (Vol. 2), HAWKSMOOR and FIRST LIGHT by Peter Ackroyd.

My death row meal

The pizza my mum used to make - the most delicious I ever tasted, OR roast lamb with my Aunt Gerd's fresh mint sauce.

The best thing I own

My writing hand.

More about me

I'm looking for that special visionary director and/or producer!

My Work & Credits

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    THE LONDON TRILOGY (published November as printed and ebooks)

    My role: Writer

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    unspecified
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    Category
    Feature