Claire Peate is an award-winning scriptwriter whose feature The Colour Room is in script development with Caspian Films and has secured Ffilm Cymru funding.
She has been chosen for the 2019/20 BAFTA – BFI Network talent programme “BAFTA Crew“.
Claire won BAFTA Rocliffe for Best Film as well as the BBC/ S4C Its My Shout short film competition with her film to be broadcast on BBC2 in autumn 2019. She has also won the Gruff Jones Memorial Prize from the Faculty of Creative Industries at the University of South Wales.
Before becoming a screenwriter, Claire was a widely celebrated author with four novels published, one of which was nominated for Wales Book of the Year.
Claire has an MA in Scriptwriting.