Talent Guide

Adam Meeks

  • Discipline:Director, Writer, Writer/Director
  • Program Year:Fast Track 2023, Screenwriting Lab 2023


Adam Meeks is a Brooklyn-based filmmaker and graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. His short film Union County premiered in competition at the 70th Berlinale and continued on to screen at the Champs-Élysées Film Festival, Palm Springs International ShortFest, Maryland Film Festival, and numerous others. It was also featured on Le Cinéma Club, Short of the Week, NoBudge, and as a Vimeo Staff Pick. He is a 2023 Film Independent Screenwriting Lab Fellow, a 2021 Yaddo Artist-in-Residence, and a 2019 Creative Culture Fellow at the Jacob Burns Film Center.

Current Project

Union County


Mandated to a drug court recovery program, a young man in rural Ohio tests the boundaries of his sobriety.