Abraham Adeyemi

Freelance Writer-Director

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
-

Projects credited in

Skills

  • Film
  • TV
  • Copywriting
  • Editing
  • Screenwriting
  • Blogging
  • Creative
  • Features
  • Proofreading
  • Producing

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Soho House & Co

    Soho House & Co

    • Non Creative Industries
  • F

    Freelance

    • Creative Mentor Network

      Creative Mentor Network

      • Social Enterprise
    • C

      Creative Blue Balls

      Work history

      Currently

      Writer-Director

      Creative Blue Balls

      Apr 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Writing and directing original stories. The Oscar-qualifying short film 'No More Wings' was my directorial debut.

      Currently

      Jan 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Creative Blue Balls’ principles are formed from the desire to give creative frustration a platform to prosper. At the heart of all we do is an enamour for promising writers, a mission to provide them a nurturing home and a promise to give their words life beyond the page.

      Currently

      Copywriter & Copyeditor

      Freelance

      Aug 2011
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • • Writing copy for commercial voiceovers with previous clients including Bose, MasterCard and Chevrolet • Writing effective print and publicity copy, with previous clients including Property Wishes, Mindshare and Dimble • Copyediting and proofreading documents of varying lengths • Collaborating with creatives to achieve ambitions of brief and to realise client’s vision • Adhering to tight deadlines whilst delivering a high standard • Producing treatments and pitches • Delivering pitches to prospective clients to secure contracts • Working from a client’s office or my own home • Acting in creative consultation capacity to advise on projects • I also keep a blog AbeMustWrite where I write about everything and nothing from my own perspective.

      2015

      Copywriter

      Freelance

      Aug 2015 - Dec 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • • Formulating on-brand ideas • Creating ideas, scripts and decks from written or verbal briefs • Creative on digital content, long form, corporate films • Pitch/presentation/deck-building • Researching • Formulating website content • Writing voiceovers for client presentation films

      Education

      2015

      Creative Writing BA (Hons) 2:1

      Birkbeck, University of London

      Sep 2011 - Jun 2015
      • London, United Kingdom

      Awards

      2020

      Best Narrative Short

      Tribeca Film Festival

      • No More Wings, a directorial debut.

      2019

      Script House Winner

      Soho House & Co

      • One of two winners of global screenwriting competition with script 'No More Wings', in partnership with IWC Schaffhausen

      2017

      Enter Stage Write New Writing Award

      Transition Stage Company

      • For short play 'The Cage'.