ACTOR


Recent Credits:

THE BASTARD SON & THE DEVIL HIMSELF (2022, Netflix)
CASUALTY
(2019 – 2021, BBC)
WILDFIRE (2020, Cowboy films)
CLEANING UP (2018, ITV)
SILENT WITNESS (2018, BBC)
ENTEBBE (2018, Working Title)
WE DIE YOUNG (2018, Dream Team Films)
SALOME (2017, National Theatre)
HOMELAND (2015, Fox)
THE HONOURABLE WOMAN (2014, BBC)

WRITER - DIRECTOR


current projects:

SLAG
trailer: https://vimeo.com/682965042
(2022), 3min drama, currently in festivals.
logline: A writer busy observing obnoxious humans around him, forgets to attend to his own baby.
WINNER BEST MICRO SHORT:
Dublin World FF 2022
Milan Arthouse Film Awards Summer 2022
HONOURABLE MENTION:
Screen ATX FF 2022
London Rocks International FF 2022
OFFICIAL SELECTION:
The Indie Gathering Intl. FF 2022 (nominated Best Micro Short)
Atlanta After Dark FF 2022
Studio City International Film&TV Festival 2022
North East International FF 2022
Philadelphia Unnamed FF 2022
Ignite FF 2022
Southport FF 2022
Swindon Independent (Intl.) FF 2022

SUE
(2022), 28page unproduced short drama.
logline: Sue killed her baby while suffering from a severe postnatal depression. Now, 15 years later, she gets released from a mental institution and tries to come to terms with her family, society and her past.
WINNER BEST UN-PRODUCED SHORT SCRIPT: Dublin World FF 2022
FINALIST: Big Apple Film Festival and Screenplay Competition 2022

TUNNELS
14min psychological thriller in post-production, dir. Paul Bloomfield.

selected past projects:

SLAP
view online: https://vimeo.com/27510379

(2007), 35mm, 3min drama
logline: An abused housewife gets a chance to change her life when her husband chokes on his lunch.
Winner SP Film of the Month August 2013  (judged by Kerry Fox)
British Council Selection 2007
East End Film Festival 2007
Emden Film Festival 2007
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1401145/

MARINA ON TOP
view online: http://vimeo.com/13488348
(2011), 16mm, 7min drama
logline: During his lunch break, David goes to see a prostitute.

“Haunting. Disturbing, with a clear eye brought to bear on the relationship between decency and disturbance. A strong film” (Paul Greengrass)

Runner Up SP Film of the Month July 2013 (judged by Paul Greengrass)
British Council Selection 2011

East End Film Festival 2011
London Short Film Festival 2011
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1367160/

THE JUMP
view online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syAvWTK45a4
(2018), 9min sci-fi drama, dir. Andy Sowerby
logline: A space scientist on a solo mission into deep space. ‘The Jump’ is a short sci-fi drama on the elasticity of time, love and loss.
BEST SHORT SCI-FI: New Forest Film Festival 2018
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Sci-Fi London Film Fest 2018, Berlin Sci-fi Fest 2018, Leiden International Short Film Experience 2018, Court Métrange Film Festival 2018, Jim Thorpe Independent Film Fest 2018

THE DEATH OF THE AUTHOR
view online: https://vimeo.com/172528712

(2017), 5min black comedy, dir. Federica Pacifico
logline: An invigilator in an art gallery decides to add his own artistic contribution before an exhibition opens.
BEST COMEDY SHORT: The Salento Finibus Terrae Intl. Short Film Festival 2017
FINALIST: Marquee on Main Film Festival 2017, Washington, NC
OFFICIAL SELECTION: Festival Internazionale del Cinema 2017 d’Arte

(Updated 14/09/2022)
Uriel Emil

Originally trained as a classical actor (after abandoning his Mathematics degree), Uriel began working professionally in 2000 in the show A Flea In Her Ear @ Haifa Theatre (Israel). Since 2003 he resides on an Island at the edge of West Europe. He continues acting, writing and directing.