Ann Hawker is a writer and film maker.
She has directed many high profile documentary films for television. Her work covers observational documentaries and specialist factual, particularly drama documentaries. Documentary highlights include Smugglers a fully dramatised retelling of the stories of four smugglers for Channel 4 and Too Scared for School a drama documentary about bullying for ITV.
Ann is also a writer. She was runner up in the 2018 Screenwriting Goldmine Competition with her feature script An Austrian Holiday, and a winner of the 2015 Euroscript competition. Her short play The Bench has been performed at the prestigious new writing venue, Theatre 503. She won a commission to write a radio play for Resonance FM, and has had other drama work performed on BBC Radio 4. Her stage play Mine is Yours is due to be staged in 2018.