other work experience

ACADEMIC & TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

Current

Lecturer, National Film School IADT, Production Module BA Film & TV & MA Cinematography. (part-time)

Current

Project Supervisor (Production), Griffith College, BA Film & TV.

2017 (Spring)

Lecturer, National Film School IADT, Visual Drama Module BA Film & T

2017

External Examiner, National Film School IADT, MA Broadcast Production for Radio & Television

2013 – present

Reader, Panelist, portfolio assessments & Visiting Lecturer, National Film School IADT

2007/8

Lecturer. BA in Film & TV Programme. Griffith College Dublin.

2000 – present

Visiting Lecturer

  • University of Limerick , Notre Dame
  • DIT Aungier Street
  • Colaiste Dhulaigh
  • Ballyfermot College
  • Irish Film Institute
  • IT Blanchardstown
  • National Film School at IADT

OTHER PRODUCTION, RESEARCH & INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE:

2017

Production Manager, ‘Africa/Nigeria Documentary’. Akajava Films for TG4.

Ongoing

Archive Researcher: various companies including Harvest Films, Roads Entertainment / Marcie Films, Yellow Asylum, Coco TV.

2016 & 2017

Edit Producer & Day Producer, St Patricks Festival Parade Live Broadcast. Coco Television.

2016

Archive Producer, Secrets of Great British Castles, 6 part historical documentary series. Sideline Productions for Channel 5 UK

2015

Researcher, ‘GPO Observational Documentary’ 6 Part Series. RTÉ Internal Doc Unit.

2014/15

Researcher, & Archive Researcher ‘1916’ 3 x 52’ Documentary. Coco Television. IFTA WINNER.

2014

Production Manager, ‘Whose Holiday is it Anyway?’, 6 x 24 Format Holiday entertainment series. Coco Television for RTÉ

2014

Production Co-ordinator, ‘St. Patrick’s Day Live Broadcast & ‘Highlights’ Documentary. Coco Television for RTÉ

2013

Additional Research, ‘Living in a Coded Land’ Feature `Doc, Dir: Pat Collins

2013

 Research, Inland Films, variety of documentary projects.

2012 – present

Freelance: Harvest Films, research, archive sourcing and clearances, production accounts.

2012

Production Manager, ‘The Nettle Coat’, short documentary, Dir: Pat Collins,  Prod: Sharon Whooley, Harvest Films for RTÉ / Arts Council.

2012

Jury Member, Maysles Documentary Award & Best Short Film 2008, Belfast Film Festival. Jury member IFTA Best documentary category 2002.

2011

Curator & Coordinator: ‘View from the Doc’, Irish Documentary Festival, Irish Cultural Centre, Paris.

2009

Representative & Speaker (Irish Film Industry) – ‘EU Conference Intercultural Dialogue’. Focus on Ireland. European Parliament, Brussels. Dept of Foreign Affairs event.

2005

Camera Operator. Documentary for RTE Arts Lives, ‘One Hundred to One’. Director Dearbhla Glynn, Producer: Lesley McKimm.

2007 – present

Course Tutor, Documentary Foundation Course, Filmbase.

2000 – 2007

Head of Training, Filmbase (Department Administrator, designing, coordinating of courses in all aspects of filmmaking, managing assistant training officer & course coordinators, managing budgets & deadlines., liaising with students and tutors )

2008/09

Course Co-ordinator, Screen Training Ireland (freelance).

2002 – present

Scriptreader & Panelist for Filmbase Awards schemes, Including RTE shorts awards, TG4 Lasair Awards & RTE Documentary Awards.

2000 – present

Freelance writer, for Film Ireland & previously Film West Magazine.