• company


  • position

    Co-Founder & Executive Producer

  • website

  • when

    Nov. 9th 15:00

about the speaker

Adrian Shapiro is an internationally acclaimed film and activation producer widely known for his skill and passion working across all creative disciplines.

With over 20 years experience in the industry on both production and agency sides, the knowledge has led him to being one of the most successful and acclaimed producers in Australia and New Zealand.

Shapiro’s work has been recognized globally including a Titanium and Grand Prix at Cannes, numerous Gold Lions, a Grand ClioGold SpikesGrand Prix at AxisGrand Prix at CICLOPE Asia, and Gold pencils at D&AD as well as numerous awards at other festivals globally.

As Co-Founder and Executive Producer at Scoundrel, Adrian manages the studios roster of nineteen directors and artists for all Australasian commissions undertaken by Scoundrel Films and sister company Scoundrel Projects.


at ciclope

Winner of CICLOPE Asia’s Grand PrixSummer Never Sleeps for Kathmandu is an outstanding piece of craft. Produced by Scoundrel and created by Special, and counting with incredible comedy chops, great editing, fun performances and a catchy song composition, Summer Never Sleeps became an absolute hit in this year’s edition of CICLOPE Asia, taking home 3 trophies and being shortlisted in 4 additional categories. Join director Daniel Warwick, Executive Producer & Co-Founder of ScoundrelAdrian Shapiro, and Special’s Creative Director David Shirley as they guide the audience through the creative process behind this hit, moderated by Jason Stone (David Reviews).