Anthony is a London based award winning Welsh Writer, Director and Poet who graduated from City, University of London in 2011, with an MA Creative Writing (Plays & Screenplays).

Anthony has written and directed a trilogy of short films 'letters', 'waiting' and 'Scrable' (known collectively as - 'Only the Lonely'). 'letters was nominated for Best Short Film at the Norwich Film Festival (2015), 'waiting' was nominated for Best British Short Film at the London Short Film Festival (2019) and Scrable won Best Short Film at the International Film Festival of Wales (2019).  

 

He is currently working on several new projects including short films called The Lost Dog Detective Agency and Leonardo, and a feature film script with the working title Dirty Laundry.

Anthony co-runs the Forest Film Club which hosts a monthly short film night called Short Film Thursdays. Taking place on the last Thursday of every month at The Birds in Leytonstone, Short Film Thursdays showcases the best local, national and international short films. 

Anthony was the Poet in Residence at Keats House Museum - during their Keats 200 celebrations - between May and August 2019. He has curated poetry events at the Keats House Museum and the Bloomsbury Festival. He has run workshops on poetry and scriptwriting in schools, museums and libraries throughout London.

Anthony has been commissioned to write several poems, including for the City of London as part of the Cultural Olympiad and for Irish Whiskey company Tullamore Dew. He has taken a show to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and has co-edited an anthology of 150 Human Rights Poems. 

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