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Samuel Herriman – Elagabalus
Writer | Elagabalus
A Perth born and based emerging screenwriter, Samuel is dedicated to
telling compelling human stories filtered through a comic, uniquely
Australian lens. Samuel
cut his teeth at the University of Western Australia where he graduated
with a first class honours and has recently completed a Masters of
Screenwriting at the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS)
in Sydney. As
part of his Masters degree, Samuel wrote two short films and a coming
of age feature film screenplay. His research focused on
collaborations as a screenwriter in alternative storytelling cinema.He currently has a number of film and television projects in development.