Miranda
Howard-Williams

Writer and director 

Miranda directed two episodes of Casualty for the BBC, where she enjoyed getting to set fire to someone and nearly crash a train all within strict COVID restrictions! Before this she directed a block of BBC detective drama Shakespeare and Hathaway on location in Stratford-upon-Avon and she has been a returning director on flagship daytime drama Doctors - after gaining a place on the coveted BBC New Directors Scheme a couple of years ago. Alongside this she has directed several award winning short films which have led to her being selected for the BFI Network x BAFTA Crew and the Berlinale Talent Lab as a writer/director. Her latest short, Evie, a near future sci-fi premiered at Encounters and has screened at major festivals internationally. 

She has worked in the film and television industry for nearly ten years in a range of roles, including in production and as casting assistant to Susie Figgis, before moving into directing full-time. She has a MA in Social and Political Science from the University of Cambridge.

Miranda is currently working on Holby City for the BBC and recently directed a block of Hollyoaks for Lime Pictures/Channel4.

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Television

Director 

Lime Pictures for Channel 4
Casualty
2 x 40'
Producer Loretta Preece and Sean Gleeson
BBC for BBC1
Creator Paul Matthew Thompson, Jude Tindall

An oddball couple of private detectives named Luella Shakespeare and Frank Hathaway investigate crime in Stratford-upon-Avon.

BBC Studios
Doctors
13 x 28'
Producer Mike Hobson & Peter Lloyd
BBC Studios

Film

Writer & Director 

Evie
Short
Producer Jessica Benhamou
Starring
  • Harry Gilby
  • Jack Loxton
  • Producer Anu Anderson
    Starring
  • Cillian Murphy
  • Producer The Mardi Bunch
    Starring
  • Jess Murphy
  • Playing Nurse
    Best Drama at Limelight Film Awards 2011
    Short
    Producer Fourth Culture Films
    Starring
  • Tianna Webster
  • Shorts International

    Director 

    Producer Adam G Smith
    Starring
  • Kate Lassman Long
  • ShortsTV
    Albert
    Short
    Producer Anu Anderson & Stathi Twins
    Starring
  • Jason Flemyng
  • Jo Joyner