NICK O'DWYER Films as Director
BBC1 Litter Wars
The litter vigilantes who go to war against litterers and dog foulers. / 45’ Tx February 2020 HD
BBC1 Hedge Wars PRESS QUOTES
The rise and rise of Leylandii Cypressii - the plant which ate suburbia. / 44’ Tx Sept 2011 HD
BBC4 Life and Death of a Mobile Phone PRESS QUOTES
The paradoxes of the ubiquitous communicator / 30’ Tx October 2009 DVCAM
Channel 4 Strangest Village in Britain PRESS QUOTES
Friendships and rivalries in a special needs community / 50’ Tx June 2005 DVCAM
Village Life
Festival version of Channel 4's Strangest Village in Britain / 60’ Tx 2005 DVCAM
Sheffield Documentary Festival 2005. Royal Anthropological Institute Festival 2005. Rencontres Internationales, Paris. Rome Independent Film Festival.
BBC1 Rat Attack
Of rats and men / 40’ Tx October 2003 Digibeta
ITV1 The Angriest Men in Britain PRESS QUOTES
Male rage / 50’ Tx August 2002 16mm
ITV1 The Campest Men in Britain PRESS QUOTES
The men who would be queens / 50’ Tx August 2002 16mm
ITV1 The Sexiest Girls in Britain
How to win at the sexy game / 50’ Tx October 2002 16mm
ITV1 The Strongest Men In Britain PRESS QUOTES
Big men in little pants / 50’ Tx August 2002 16mm
ITV1 The Unluckiest Faces in Britain PRESS QUOTES
Living with bad looks / 50’ Tx August 2002 16mm
Shortlisted for Grierson Kodak Awards 2003
Channel 4 CUTTING EDGE - WORST JOURNEY IN BRITAIN PRESS QUOTES
A team of transport sadists inflict seven days of public transport hell on Observer journalist John Sweeney. It wasn’t enough / Tx March 2001
Channel 4 FAT BLOKES
Men and their tummies. Belly laughs / 50’ Tx October 2001 Digibeta
ITV Real Life - The Fattest Men in Britain PRESS QUOTES
Darkly comic contest of two fifty stone men slugging it out for the title. / 50’ Tx October 2001 16mm
Shortlisted for Grierson Most Entertaining Documentary award
Channel 4 DAYSHIFT NIGHTSHIFT
A black comedy of male aggression mediated through machinery: a film with looks, grunt, smiles, music but no dialogue / Tx December 2000 16mm
ITV REAL LIFE - A GOOD NIGHT OUT PRESS QUOTES
Three pairs of friends out on the razz in Doncaster on a boozy Friday night / 50’ Tx August 2000 16mm
Nominated by ITV for RTS Best Single Documentary 2000
Channel 4 CUTTING EDGE - SHOT PRESS QUOTES
The moment of the firing of a gun. Dramatic testimony from both sides of the exchange between shooter and shot / 50’ Tx March 1999 16mm
Channel 4 SECRET HISTORY - THE CHAIR PRESS QUOTES
The bloody and disreputable origins of the most barbaric means of judicial execution - the electric chair / 50’ Tx June 1998 16mm
Seattle Human Rights Film Festival 1999. New York Underground Film Festival 1999
BBC2 MODERN TIMES - BYSTANDERS PRESS QUOTES
The moment of decision in a human dilemma - whether or not to intervene on another's behalf. / 50’ Tx November 1997 16mm
BBC2 MODERN TIMES - DOG TROUBLE PRESS QUOTES
A fast, funny and furious romp through the social mayhem wrought by canis familiaris. / 50’ Tx 13 November 1996 16mm
BBC2 MODERN TIMES - TRACY AND JOEY PRESS QUOTES
Love and betrayal - how a young mother was burned to death by killers looking for her drug-dealing husband. / 50’ Tx March 1996 16mm
BBC2 MODERN TIMES - BOGUS CALLERS PRESS QUOTES
The cruel, hidden and violent world of the bogus caller criminal. / Tx November 1995 16mm
BBC2 MODERN TIMES - OPEN PRISON PRESS QUOTES
The genteel life of the white collar fraudsman at H.M. Prison Ford. / 50’ Tx April 1995 16mm