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Harry Sherriff

Harry Sherriff is a writer & director from Southport.


He is a graduate of the prestigious Young Writers’ Programme at the Everyman Theatre in Liverpool where his play Thank God For The Wheelers received a professional reading.


After his first film Doley screened at several festivals and was noticed by Second Light, he was awarded mentorship from Film & TV director James Kent (Testament of Youth).


In 2014 he was selected as part of the inaugural BFI/Creative England iShorts scheme that gave 20 filmmakers in the UK a £5,000 budget to produce a short film. Hits Like A Girl premiered at Aesthetica Film Festival and has screened at over 20 film festivals.


Harry is currently studying a Masters in Creative Writing at the Manchester Writing School and is a Theatre Director in training at HOME Manchester.


During the residency he will be developing a feature film and creating a series of short films.


You can follow him on Twitter @HSherriff