Originally trained as a classical actor (after abandoning his Mathematics degree), Uriel has moved into writing/directing in 2005. His first short SLAP (35mm, 3min) was chosen by the British Council for their Short Film Selection of 2007; this was followed by his short MARINA ON TOP (16mm, 7min) which was also chosen by The British Council Film Selection 2011. His recent writing credits include the short BURY YOUR DOG (Semi-finalist in the Sore Screenplay competition 2015), SUE (Semi-finalist in the Shore Screenplay competition 2016), THE JUMP (Official selection Sci-Fi London Film Fest 2018), DEATH OF THE AUTHOR (Best Comedy Short in the Salento Finibus Terrae International Short Film Festival 2017)

While writing and directing, Uriel continues to work professionally as an actor. His recent credits in 2017-18 include: ENTEBBE (Working Title prod.), SLOME (@ The National Theatre), WE DIE YOUNG, SILENT WITNESS (BBC), CLEANING UP (ITV).

- agent: Lucia Pallaris @ United Agents

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