OTHNIEL SMITH – THE CV

OTHNIEL SMITH – THE CV

CREDITS

Heartbreak Hotel

BBC Radio 4 Short Story, 1988

Sanctified

BBC Radio 4, 30 Minute Theatre, 27th April, 1993

A Little Knowledge

Rehearsed Reading, Made In Wales Stage Company, 1993

To The Limit

BBC Radio Wales, 30 Minute Drama, 1993

Thank-You For Talking To Me Africa

BBC Radio 4, Afternoon Theatre, 1994

The Laws Of Physics

BBC Radio 4, Short Story, 15th December, 1994

The Morality Of The Jungle

BBC Radio 4, Short Story, 28th August, 1996

Singing The O’Riley Song

Rehearsed Reading, Made In Wales Stage Company, 1997

All Boys Seeking Adventure

BBC Radio 4, Short Story, 27th May, 1998 (also published in “Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe”, ed. Lewis Davies & Arthur Smith, Parthian Books, 1999)

Face Like John Cazale

Rehearsed Reading, Dempsey’s Pub Theatre, Cardiff, 1998

Giant Steps

Full Production, Made In Wales Stage Company, Oval House, London, November 1998 & Chapter, Cardiff, December 1998 (also published in “New Welsh Drama II”, ed. Jeff Teare, Parthian Books, 2001)

Revolutionaries

Rehearsed Reading, Dempsey’s Pub Theatre, Cardiff, 1999

Floating

D.M.S.R.

Does It Have Tits In It

Rehearsed Readings, Dempsey’s Pub Theatre, Cardiff, 2000

Man Talk

BBC Radio 4, Afternoon Theatre, 2001

The Story of Tracy Beaker”:  Series 1 – 1 episode (“Temporary Care Worker”)

BBC Television, 2002

Fight Of The Century

The Sherman Plays – BBC Radio Wales/Sherman Theatre, Cardiff; April 12-13 2002

The Story of Tracy Beaker”:  Series 2 – 4 episodes (“Bad Girls”, “Secrets And Lies”, “The Long Goodbye”, “Genius At Work”)

BBC Television, 2003

Kerching”: Series 1 – 1 episode (“Project Ska-Face”)

BBC Television, 2003

The Story of Tracy Beaker”:  Series 3 – 2 episodes (“No-one Quite Like Grampa”, “Just Desserts” )

BBC Television, 2003

Kerching”: Series 2 – 1 episode (“Let’s Get Deep!”)

BBC Television, 2003

Hilltop Hospital” : 2 episodes (“Smile”, “The Blues”)

Siriol Productions/Folimage, 2003

The Story of Tracy Beaker”:  Series 4 – 1 episode (“Best Of Enemies”)

BBC Television, 2004

The Sycamore Close Massive

Joint runner-up in BBC Two-Timing Sit-Com script competition, 2003-2004

Singing The O’Riley Song

Rehearsed Reading, Drum Theatre, Plymouth, June 16, 2004

War Stories

From “Every Tongue Got To Confess”

BBC Radio Four, Afternoon Reading, August 2, 2004

Burned

“On The Edge” Rehearsed Reading,

Chapter Media Centre, Cardiff, 23 March, 2005

Home Again

Shadow Commission of episode for BBC Sit-Com, 2006

Dirty-Something

“Made In Wales” Rehearsed Reading,

R.A.D.A. Bar, London, 16 January, 2007

The Exquisite Corpse

Co-Author for True/Fiction Theatre Company

Weston Studio, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 19-20 October, 2007

Oliviaville

Black Cowboy Novel

www.lulu.com/othnielsmith

The Beauty

Short film (writer/director), broadcast in “Red Carpet” on

Propeller TV (Sky Channel 195), January-February 2008

26 Beers

Short film (writer/director), broadcast in “Red Carpet” on

Propeller TV (Sky Channel 195), January-February 2008

The Naked Major

Short play, rehearsed reading, part of “Dirty Protest 3”

Milgi, City Road, Cardiff, 24th January, 2008

The Exquisite Corpse

Co-Author for True/Fiction Theatre Company

Weston Studio, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 24-26 July, 2008

C venue 34, Chambers Street, Edinburgh, 30th July-25th August, 2008

Charismatic

Short Film (writer/director)

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1367165/

June-July, 2008

This Whole Guns Knives Gangs Thing

Treatment for verbatim drama

Arts Council of England, Young People’s Participatory Theatre Project

August, 2008

Dirty-Something

“Made In Wales” Rehearsed Reading,

Chapter, Cardiff, 30th October, 2008

See The Glory

Reading for the Talawa Theatre Company “Manz Like Me” Season

Young Vic Theatre, London

November 20th, 2008

Yer Blues

Novel, published via Youwriteon.com

April, 2009

The Exquisite Corpse

Co-Author for True/Fiction Theatre Company

Southwark Playhouse, London SE1

May 5th-May 30th, 2009

‘To A Young Poet’ by R. S. Thomas

Short film – devised and edited

July 2010

On Youtube and Dailymotion

The Way Of It

Compilation of the poetry of R. S. Thomas –

devised and edited

Dylan Thomas Centre, 1st November, 2010

part of the Dylan Thomas Festival, 2010

Tati’s Hotel

Machine Productions/Screen Door

for CITV and TV Ontario

Episodes: “Alien”, “Writer”, “Ghost”

Spring 2011

Whereof One Cannot Speak

Sherman Theatre Podcast, 2011

http://www.shermancymru.co.uk/podcast/

Proverb

Short film – written and directed

June 2011

On Youtube

King Horse

Short film – written and directed

June 2011

On Youtube

The Quiet Life

Feature-length screenplay

commissioned by Sen Productions Ltd.

Summer 2011

I’ve Been Expecting You

Short screenplay

Joint winner of BBC Writers Room “Hackgate” Rapid Response Competition

http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/writersroom/2011/08/hackgate.shtml

August 2011

The Key

Short film – writer

Directed by Michael Wong for Sen Productions Ltd.

August 2011

Miss Hanley’s Letter

Short novel – exclusive to Amazon’s Kindle Store

http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007K9YU2I

March 2012

Sons of Nervous Lovers

Novella – available from Amazon’s Kindle Store

May 2012

http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0083IAUDI

The True Story Of My Alien Abuctions: by Adrian Longton

Novella – available from Amazon’s Kindle Store

August 2012

http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B008RJBWP8

Farewell, Farewell

Short film

Shown as part of “Roathbud: Film Discoveries 2012”

Made In Roath Festival, Cardiff

October 2012

The Great Longing

Short film

Shown as part of SHOrts Exhibition

Sho Gallery, Cardiff

October 2012

Songs For Swinging Lovers

Rehearsed Reading by Dirty Protest

Picnic Plays / Celtic Festival

Clwyd Theatre Cymru

15th May 2013

‘The Shipwright’s Love Song’ by Jo Bell

Short Film

Shown as part of the Liberated Words Poetry Film Festival at Bristol Poetry Festival

October 3rd, 2013

‘Lulu Gay’ by Wallace Stevens

Short Film

Shortlisted for the Ó Bhéal International Poetry-Film Competition at the Indie Cork Festival of Independent Cinema 2013

Say It

Short screenplay for the “Made In Wales” series

Dir: Andrew Pring

It’s My Shout Ltd

Broadcast on BBC2 Wales, 5th November, 2013

Natural Selection

Dir: Maureen Rutherford

Short play presented as part of “All You Need Is Love”

Suitcase Theatre, Connah’s Quay Labour Social Club, Clwyd

14th February, 2014

The Naked Major

Short play, published in Bare Fiction, Issue 2

April, 2014

‘When We Two Parted’ – by Lord Byron

Short Film

Reversed Poetry Film Festival, Amsterdam, April 2014

‘On Being Brought From Africa To America’ – By Phillis Wheatley

Short Film

Filmpoem Festival, in conjunction with Felix Poetry Festival, Antwerp, June 2014

Untitled No. 67

Three-minute radio drama for “Pitch To The Power Of Three”

Radio Cardiff

12th June, 2014

The Want Of Intimacy

Short Film

Selected for Art @ The Quays, part of Colony 14 (htttp://www.colonyprojects.co.uk), Bridge Warehouse, Teifi Wharf, Cardigan/Aberteifi, West Wales; 20th August to 1st September 2014.

Also an official selection for the Experia strand of the Sedicicorto Film Festival, Forli, Italy, October 2014.

 

Effete

Short play for “Dirty, Gifted and Welsh”

Dirty Protest/National Theatre Wales

12th October, 2014

‘Florid Psychosis” by Bill Yarrow’

Short Film

The Visible Verse Poetry Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada

October 2014

‘When We Two Parted’ – by Lord Byron

Short Film

Shortlisted for the Ó Bhéal International Poetry-Film Competition at the Indie Cork Festival of Independent Cinema, October 2014

Inside The Poetry Storehouse

Short Film

Outcasting Fourth Wall Festival, Cardiff, September/October 2014

‘Kaspar Hauser Lied’ – by Georg Trakl

Short Film

Art Visuals and Poetry Film Festival, Vienna, November 2014

The Administrator

Feature-length screenplay optioned by Rondo Media, September 2015

‘Census’ – by Lissa Kiernan

Short Film

Shortlisted for the Ó Bhéal International Poetry-Film Competition at the Indie Cork Festival of Independent Cinema, October 2015

The Aframerican Poet

Short film – part of “Night Projection” for Made In Roath Festival, October 2015

The Want Of Intimacy

Short Film

Selected for Paradise Cinema at Paradise Music Festival, Victoria, Australia, November 2015

Gurls With Guitars

YA novella – exclusive to the Amazon Kindle store

“‘Insomnia’ by Marcia J. Pradzinski

Short Film

Official selection for the Miniature Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada, March 2016

In Limbo

Libretto for an aria composed by Carlijn Metselaar, for the Music Theatre Wales “Make An Aria Project”; performed at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, 2nd June 2016

 

Swarm

Original script commission

Fio

Butetown History and Arts Centre, Cardiff, 11-14th August 2016

 

‘Census’ – by Lissa Kiernan

Short Film

Official Selection for the Zebra Poetry Film Festival, Minster, Germany, 27-30th October, 2016

 

‘Jazz Fantasia’ by Carl Sandburg

Short Film – Official selection for the New York Jazz Film Festival, New York, 12-13th November, 2016.