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Samuel Rodwell- Inferno
Writer | Producer | Director | Cinematographer | Editor | Inferno
Samuel Rodwell is an award-winning emerging director, writer, and producer on the rise. Best known for directing the actioner short ‘Inferno’ (2021). Rodwell was the recipient of Fremantle Australia, Screen NSW, and Screenworks Inside the Writers Room 2020 program, participating in the writers’ rooms and production meetings of renowned television drama series. Prior to that, the emerging director was selected for Screenworks Directing Intensive where he was mentored by directors Kriv Stenders, Rachel Landers, and the former Australian Directors’ Guild CEO Kingston Anderson in 2019. Currently, Rodwell is advancing his development slate of dramas for film and television.