Robert Delamere joins Slam Films as an Executive Producer.
In May 2016 Robert was announced by Creative Review as one of the UK’s top 50 Creative Leaders.
A critically acclaimed theatre, television director and opera director, Robert has directed over 40 productions in theatres such as The Donmar, Royal Court, Almeida, Hampstead Theatre, RSC and the West End including Rhys Ifans in ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST, Tom Hardy in Stephen Adley Guirgis’ IN ARABIA WE’D ALL BE KINGS, Jason Isaacs in Gary Mitchell’s THE FORCE OF CHANGE and Jimmy Nesbitt in SHOOT THE CROW. He co-founded Digital Theatre and Digital Theatre Plus, respectively the world’s leading performing arts and arts education platforms, for which he has directed all 23 of their live captures of theatre and opera productions, including Richard Armitage in The Old Vic’s THE CRUCIBLE, Lesley Manville in Almeida’s GHOSTS, David Tennant and Catherine Tate in SFP’s MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING and most recently the Glasgow Citizens/Tricycle Theatre production of Sam Shepard’s TRUE WEST. He continues to work as a consultant for Digital Theatre and serves on the board.
Robert was formerly Creative Director of Amnesty International where he oversaw all their media output and cultural events including the 60th UNDHR anniversary project, where 30 of the world’s leading writers were commissioned to produce short stories based on the articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, subsequently published under the title Freedom. He is a trustee of English Touring Theatre and The National Youth Arts Trust.