some of my previous independent work

Songs of Our Friends

Radio feature documentary for RTÉ  Lyric FM about the Inishowen Singing tradition, recorded at its annual festival that was founded over 30 years ago to promote and encourage the singing of the Inishowen peninsula, it has grown into the leading event in the unaccompanied singing calendar welcoming visitors from around the world. The programme examines this vibrant living tradition and savours the atmosphere of a festival of spontaneous interaction and performances that generate a unique cultural experience.

Way Out

Radio feature documentary for Resonance FM about London’s  Way Out Club ~  one of the world’s leading transgender nightclubs, that for over 25 years has been providing a safe space for transgender people and their friends to socialise and express themselves, creating a family of regulars who gather every Saturday night in celebration of diversity.

Broadcast on Resonance FM, 60 mins duration.

Dominoes

Portrait of New York City, Sept 2002/2003. We interviewed random people on the street and returned to speak to them again the following year.

Descendants

Documentary exploring a shared heritage of Ireland through unaccompanied song and
roaming camera footage. Featuring Rosie Stewart (TG4 Singer 2004), Sylvia Barnes (Scots Singer of 2006), Luke Cheevers of Dublin, John Kennedy of Antrim, Kerry’s Éilís Kennedy (of Lumiere) and introducing Niamh Duggan of Tory Island.

City 13

A series of 13 short films exploring the cultural make-up of a city through
observation, fiction, monologue and music.

Farrier of Biesingen

Immersed in his work and defined by the landscape.

Roses are pink…

Profile of transgender adult film star, producer and plastic surgery consultant Gia Darling.

465

Short experimental film inspired by the censorship number given to Samuel Beckett in 1934 for ‘More Pricks Than Kicks’