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University of Essex B.A Hons Drama
Colchester Institue BTEC
2:1 Degree in theatre, including technical stagecraft, practical directing and writing, studying the text, understanding Shakespeare, and devising.

Distinction, Merrit in Acting Techniques, Developing Physical Theatre, Classical Theatre Performance, Acting Improvisation

Tendring Technology College A Levels
English Literature B, Philosophy C, Drama B, Business Studies C

Tendring Technology College GCSE
9 Grades A-C English, Maths,
Double Science, Business Studies, History, Geography, French, Textiles


  • Level 2 Safeguarding

  • Driving Licence

  • Emergency 1st Aid

  • Bronze and Silver Arts Award Trainer

  • Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award

  • Horror Effects Make-Up, Arabella Clarke,

  • Lighting Masterclass, Steven Hall, DOP

  • Sound for Film, Colchester Sound Course

  • Speaking Shakespeare, RADA, London, UK

Welcome to the official page of Jamie Weston – a multifaceted and innovative British-born English/Caribbean Writer-Director and Author whose creative journey has been marked by storytelling excellence and a rich tapestry of culturally resonant works.

Jamie's foray into the world of cinema and storytelling began over a decade ago, and since then, his career has been a blend of critical acclaim and audience admiration. Notably, his directorial ventures include the globally distributed feature "Foxtrap," which was picked up by Sony, and "WINGS," a film that not only triumphed at over 30 festivals, including the prestigious BFI Flare but also garnered a staggering million views on Channel 4. "Terminus," his latest cinematic feat, has already been making waves in the festival circuit, bagging multiple awards and capturing audiences with its riveting narrative.

But Jamie's creative expression isn't limited to the big screen. His passion for storytelling transcends mediums. Jamie has contributed
to the literary world as a published author with his unique voice. His anthology of monologues, published by Bloomsbury, is a testament to his versatility and depth as a writer. The anthology serves as a collection of narratives and a gateway into diverse experiences and perspectives.

His literary prowess further extends to children's literature. Jamie's venture into early childhood storytelling focuses on embedding the values of diversity and sustainability, reflecting his commitment to socially conscious narratives.

Jamie's skills are manifold. He is adept in various facets of filmmaking – from scripting to directing and editing. His proficiency in video editing software like Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, and After Effects, coupled with his familiarity with camera equipment, lighting techniques, and audio recording, makes him a complete filmmaker. His understanding of the technicalities of film production, combined with his innate storytelling ability, allows him to create engaging and visually stunning content.

As a creator, Jamie is known for his ability to adapt to different styles and tones, a skill reflected in his projects' range. His work resonates with a broad audience, from intense dramas to heartwarming children's books. He brings entertaining and thought-provoking stories to life, pushing conventional storytelling's boundaries.

In addition to his professional accomplishments, Jamie is deeply committed to his community. He has been instrumental in organizing networking events and fostering connections among professional filmmakers. His work as a Colchester Ambassador for the Essex Film Collective demonstrates his dedication to nurturing and promoting film talent.

Jamie Weston is more than a filmmaker and an author; he is a visionary who believes in the power of stories to change the world. His journey is one of constant exploration and innovation, and his work continues to inspire and captivate audiences globally. Stay tuned for his latest projects and join him on this exciting creative journey.

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