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Erica Dunton

Wilmington, NC
British Writer/Director Erica graduated from Durham University with a Law degree and then went on to spend three years at the National Film and Television School (NFTS) in the UK. She has directed five features plus commercials, promos and television including the CW show, "One Tree Hill" starring Chad Michael Murray, Sophia Bush, Hilarie Burton and Nick Lachey. Erica is the daughter of BAFTA winning cinematographer, camera technician and lens maker Joe Dunton BSC MBE who invented the Video Assist in 1966 and the Super 35mm format in 1981. She shares her father's love of the technical side of filmmaking with her passion for storytelling, acting and cinematography. She has worked and lived all over the globe including Europe, US, Russia, China, The Middle East and Africa.