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Paul Unwin has directed many productions in the theatre and was Artistic Director of the Bristol Old Vic theatre. He co-created the BBC-TV series, Casualty (1986). He is a director and writer. His short film, Syrup (1994), was nominated for an Acadamy Award in 1995. His film, Elijah (2007), won four Leos including Best Feature Length Drama. See full bio »


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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Casualty Director
Elijah Director
Dirty Old Town
Dirty Old Town Director
Messiah: The Harrowing


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 2015 Casualty (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2013 Breathless (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2013)
- Episode #1.1 (2013)
 2011 Shameless (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #8.19 (2011)
- Episode #8.17 (2011)
 2011 Combat Hospital (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Triage (2011)
- Brothers in Arms (2011)
 2008 Kiss of Death (TV Movie)
 2007 Elijah (TV Movie)
 2006 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2005 Messiah: The Harrowing (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2005)
- Episode #1.2 (2005)
- Episode #1.1 (2005)
 2004 Trial & Retribution (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2003 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Five Little Pigs (2003)
 2002 NCS Manhunt (TV Series)
 2001 Silent Witness (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Faith: Part 1 (2001)
 2000 Blue Murder (TV Movie)
 1998 The American (TV Movie)
 1996-1998 Bramwell (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes)
- Our Brave Boys (1998)
- Episode #3.2 (1997)
- Episode #3.1 (1997)
- Episode #2.6 (1996)
- Episode #2.5 (1996)
 1996 The Bare Necessities (TV Movie)
 1993-1995 The Bill (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- No Choice (1995)
- Street Life (1995)
- Powerless (1995)
 1995 Clair de Lune (TV Movie)
 1995 Dirty Old Town (TV Movie)
 1994 Syrup (Short)
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Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Other Works:

He directed David Pownall's stage adaptation of Alexandre Dumas père's novel, "The Three Musketeers", in a Bristol Old Vic Theatre Company production at the Theatre Royal in Bristol, England with Jason Connery, Bill Wallis, Sian Webber, Trevor Cooper, Nigel Cooke and Malcolm Sinclair in the cast. See more »

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Brother of theatre director Stephen Steve Unwin.

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