Curriculum Vitae

Education:

2010-2011 – F.E.T.A.C in Digital Film and Television Production, The Digital Exchange, Dublin.

2009-10 – Masters of Philosophy in Film Theory and History, Trinity College, Dublin.

2003-07 – B.A (Hons) Fine Art, Institute of Art Design & Technology, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.


Filmography:

2017 – ‘Company B (Short Documentary)

2017 – ‘8’ (Experimental Short Film)

2016 –  ‘What Was. What Is. What Will Be. Pt 2′ (Experimental Documentary)

2016 – ‘What was. What is. What will be. Pt 1’‘ (Experimental Documentary)

2015 –  all_i_am‘ (Experimental Documentary)

2014 –  Two Sugars:  Intern Ireland (Short Documentary)

2011 –  ‘City Skippers‘ (Short Documentary)

 


Performances:

Things Men Have Said To Me This Year – Alexanderplatz, Berlin, Sat 16th Sept 2017

 


Public Screenings:

Company B:

Shebeen Flick Irish Film Festival – Kino Moviemento, Berlin, Germany – 16th March 2018

Cut the Gap! The Vienna Gender Equality Film Day – Top Kino, Vienna, Austria – 10th March 2018.

KinoLoop – LoopHole, Berlin, Germany – Feb 5th 2018

British Shorts Film Festival – Sputnik Kino, Berlin, Germany – Jan 17th 2018

 

8:

The Trélex Residency – Trélex, Switzerland – April 8th 2017.

 

What Was. What Is. What Will Be Pt 1:

And Surrender – Somos Art House Berlin, Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany – June 22nd 2016

 

all_i_am:

Waking the Feminists/Nollaig na mBan – The Rosebud, Brooklyn, New York – Jan 6th 2016

 

Two Sugars: Intern Ireland:

Fastnet Film Festival 2016 – The Royal, The Rex & The Metropole Cinemas – Schull, Co Cork – 25th – 29th May 2016

Sky Road TV & Film Festival – Station House Theatre, Clifden, Co Galway – Oct 10th 2015

Plymouth Film Festival – Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth, UK – May 16th 2015

Independents Day film screening – 12 New Market Square, Dublin – March 22nd 2015

Irish Film Festival London – The Prince Charles Cinema, London -15th March 2015

Dingle International Film Festival – St. James’ Church, Dingle, Co. Kerry – 15th March 2015

 

City Skippers:

The Kilian’s Short Film Festival – UCD cinema, UCD Student Centre, Belfield, Dublin 4 – Wed 4th May 2016

10 Days in Dublin Shorts Programme – The Sugar Club, 8 Lower Lesson St, Dublin 2 – July 8th & 9th 2013

Waterford Film Festival – Greyfriars Art Gallery, Greyfriars St, Co. Waterford  – November 11th 2012

Lighthouse Cinema Shorts Programme – Lighthouse Cinema, Market Square, Smithfield, Dublin 7 – August 27th 2012

Underground Cinema Film Festival June Screening – Kingston Hotel, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin – June 28th 2012

Eat My Shorts: Short Film Festival – The Twisted Pepper, 54 Middle Abbey St, Dublin 1 – June 9th 2012

Digital Exchange Showcase – The Digital Exchange, Crane St, Dublin 8 – October 20th 2011

An Lár TV  – August 7th – 14th 2011


Exhibitions:

2016

And Surrender, Somos Art House Berlin, Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany.

2011

Drawing Exhibition, The Digital Exchange, Crane St, Dublin 2.

2009 

Trinity College Dublin Visual Arts Exhibition, Oisín Gallery, 44 Westland Row, Dublin 2.

2007 

The Canvas Project Cornucopia, 19 Wicklow St, Dublin 2.

Postcards from the Edge 2 The Arts Office, County Hall, Co. Kilkenny.

Outside the Box Manifesto Gallery, 2 George’s St, Co. Waterford.

Graduate Exhibition Dún LaoghaireIADT Dún Laoghaire, Kill Avenue, Co. Dublin.

I use my easel to hang my hatThe Concourse, Main Street, Dún Laoghaire, Co.Dublin.

2006 

Solutions The Lab, Foley St, Dublin 1; Talbot St Gallery and Studios, Talbot St, Dublin 1.


Film Curation:

2013 – present – Festival Director & Programmer of annual Dublin Doc Fest short documentary film festival.

 

2018 – Dublin Doc Fest comes to Berlin! – To celebrate it’s 6th year Dublin Doc Fest – short documentary film festival – was commissioned by the Embassy of Ireland Berlin to curate a special programme of short Irish documentary film in Berlin’s oldest Kino, Kino Moviemento on Wed 18th April 2018.  Proudly supported by the Irish Film Institute.

 

2014 – Document This! – Dublin Doc Fest was commissioned by St Patrick’s Festival Ireland to curate a special programme of short documentary film as part of their ‘I Love My City’ programme of cultural events which took place on 16th March 2014 in The National Library of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin 2 to an audience of 120.


Public Talks:

Special Guest Speaker & Jury Member: ‘The Kilian’s Short Film Festival 2016‘ – UCD cinema, UCD Student Centre, Belfield, Dublin 4 – Wed 4th May 2016.

Panel Member: ‘Forms of Feminist Film: Fiction, Non-fiction, Experimental’: Feminist Film Festival Dublin 2015 – The New Theatre, Temple Bar Dublin 2 – Nov 1st 2015.


Residencies:

2017  Trélex Artist Residency, Trélex, Switzerland.


Awards / Nominations:

Second Place: Non-Fiction category – Cut the Gap! The Gender Equality Short Film Day Vienna, Austria, 2018

Winner Best Documentary (‘City Skippers’ ) – Underground Cinema Film Festival  2012


Courses, Training & Masterclasses:

2017 – ‘No Longer There: The Art of Disappearance: Christo’, 67th Berlinale International Film Festival, HAU 2, Berlin, Germany.

2017 – ‘Think Film No. 5: Archival Constellations’, 67th Berlinale International Film Festival, silent green Kulturquartier, Berlin, Germany.

2016 – ‘Using Sound in Documentary Film with Iris Wakulenko’, Fast Net Film Festival, Schull, Co. Cork.

2015 – ‘Introduction to Super8 Film: Cinematography & Development’, The Darkroom, Block T, Smithfield, Dublin.

2015 – ‘Women in Documentary Film’, Irish Film Institute Documentary Film Festival, IFI, Dublin.

2013 – ‘Jorg Jeshel Documentary Cinematography Masterclass’, Guth Gafa Documentary Film Festival, Malin, Co Donegal.

2011 – ‘Nick Broomfield Director Masterclass’, Sheffield Doc Fest, Sheffield, UK.

2011 – ‘Steve James Director Masterclass’, Sheffield Doc Fest, Sheffield, UK.


Collections:

2016  Private Collection.

2014  Private Collection.

2010  Trinity College Dublin Permanent Art Collection.

2009  Private Collection.

2007  Private Collection.

2003  Private Collection.


Press:

2017 – Interview with writer Madhvi Ramani


Publications:

2012 – 2016: Writer Film Ireland

2011 – 2012: Writer LeCool Magazine

2011 Oubliette Journal

2007 Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology Online Graduate Catalogue


Professional Affiliations:

2017 – present      Member of Berlin Documentary Collective.

2017 – present      Member of Labor Berlin Film Society.

2012 – present      Member of Filmbase, Dublin.

2009 – present      Member of Irish Film Institute.

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