G.R Greer is a gay Scottish queer filmmaker who originates from Stranraer but now lives in Glasgow.
G.R. graduated from Queen Margaret University’s BA (Hons) Drama and Performance course with a First-Class Honours Degree and also MLitt in Playwriting and Screenwriting at The University of St Andrews in December 2017. Currently, G.R. is completing is MA in Filmmaking at the University of the West of Scotland.
G.R’s writing often explores the darkest parts of the human psyche and human experience which delves into how taboo subjects are viewed in society today, whilst also focusing on LGBTQIA+ and mental health stigma as themes.
Producer (2 Credits)
Writer (2 Credits)
Director (1 Credit)
The University of St Andrews
MLitt Playwriting and Screenwriting
2016 – 2017
Queen Margaret University
First Class BA (HONS) Drama and Performance
2012 – 2016
University of the West of Scotland
2022 – Present
February 7, 1995
My French Bulldog Gigi is my filmmaking and writing mascot.
"Film is not all about the fancy gear or camera movement, but about the story you want to tell." - Mario So Gao.
"When I was a kid, I wanted to be invisible so I became a writer." - Clive Barker
"Negativity is the enemy of creativity." - David Lynch
"Film school was a privilege I could not afford." - Ava DuVernay
"Horror movies feel like comedies when you're making them because everybody laughs so much." - Mike Flanagan
"Filmmaking is so much about catharsis anyway. It's therapeutic." - Ari Aster