William Bridges

Writer and director for film and television
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Biography

Will is a writer/director and film-maker. 

Development projects include Obicera One in development with A + E Network for Hulu with Carlton Cuse attached as executive producer and For Life, originally a short film made with comedian Brett Goldstein, which they are now developing into a comedy drama for AMC.

Writing credits include Shut Up and Dance for the latest series of Black Mirror and a science fiction feature film Prize of Peril with Studio Canal and Grand Electric.

soul-scorching, dark and riveting

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TV

Writer & Creator

 

Executive producers Carlton Cuse (Bates Motel, The Strain) and Lindsey Springer are working with Will on his original global conspiracy thriller for Hulu

A+E Studios for Hulu
In development
 
Producer Jolyon Symonds
 

Futuristic comedy-drama TV adaptation of Will and Brett Goldstein's short film For Life

On The Corner for AMC
In development
 

Writer

Creator Charlie Brooker
 

Will has written Shut Up and Dance for the latest series of Charlie Brooker's dystopia drama series and another episode for the upcoming series.

House of Tomorrow for Netflix
 

Director

Producer Exec Producers - Jamie Campbell and Joel Wilson
 

A single mother struggling with the pressures of caring for a new born baby encounters strange events in her home. Something is trying to make contact. Something is interested in her new baby. Based on real life accounts, True Horror recreates these events from real witness testimony

Eleven Film
In development
 
 

Paranormal Witness is an American paranormal documentary television series featuring eyewitness accounts from everyday people who claim to have experienced paranormal activity.

Raw TV for SyFy
 
 

Paranormal Witness is an American paranormal documentary television series featuring eyewitness accounts from everyday people who claim to have experienced paranormal activity.

Raw TV for Syfy
 

Film

Writer & Creator

Untitled
Feature
Producer Jon Silk
 

Development deal with Studio 8 in the US to write a feature

Studio 8
 

Writer

Producer Eric Newman
 

An adaptation of The Prize of Peril, a science fiction short story by Robert Sheckley

Grand Electric/Studio Canal
In development
 
 

A group of misfit teenagers find themselves trapped in school after friday detention, only they're not alone.

Wellington Films
In development
 
The Apology Line
Winner: Best European Short, Cork Film Festival
Short
Producer James Lees
Director James Lees
Starring
  • Jevon Canhigh
  • Ivor Giles
  • Sheryl Green
  • Vicky O'Dell
  •  
    Film blending real life apologies with visuals of moments that might otherwise pass us by
    The Hobo Film Company
     

    Writer & Director

    Shallow
    Short
    Producer Ben Pullen
    Starring
  • Dan Stevens
  • Emily Bruni
  •  
    A man runs over a girl on a deserted country road and considers, "Can I get away with this?"
    UK Film Council
     
    Dead Hungry
    Winner Best Horror Short: London Independent Film Festival
    Short
    Producer Jon Drever
    Starring
  • Mark Evans
  • Andrew Root
  • Johanna Stanton
  • Claude Stirling
  •  
    Film following a lost zombie searching for brains.
    UK Film Council/Screen South
     

    Director

    Extraordinary Feats of the Seventh Period
    Selected for the Short Film Festival Oberhausen
    Short
    Producer Ian Prior
    Writer Lee Thomas
    Starring
  • Kane Clarke
  • Max Saunders
  •  
    Film about two 12 year old outsiders in need of a friend, who realise that they at least have each other
    Extraordinary Films
     
    Writer Brett Goldstein
    Starring
  • Brett Goldstein
  • Laura Haddock
  •  

    A short co-written with comedian Brett Goldstein currently in development as a comedy drama for television. 

    Singer Street Films
     

    Co-Writer

    SuperBob
    Feature
    Director Jon Drever
     

    Robert Kenner is a lonely man looking for love. Today, if he can actually get his boss to give him some time off, he is going on his first date for 6 years. Oh, and he is also the world's only SuperHero.

    Grain Media Limited