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ABOUT DERMOT

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AWARDS/HIGHLIGHTS

I am a filmmaker based in Dublin, represented internationally for directing. I work predominantly in commercials, however have exciting drama projects in development for production in 2021/22.

I like to think that classical storytelling and garnering authentic performances are where my strengths lie and although I aspire to make film/TV throughout my career, I too have a genuine love of good advertising.

Going into 2021, I am looking to explore more opportunities in directing commercials internationally, along with getting my foot on the ladder of drama filmmaking. My short film 'Cave' premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh this year and will continue its festival life as I prepare for my debut feature film

in 2022.

2021 Kinsale Sharks - Gold (Direction), Gold (Child Direction), Gold (Casting), Silver (Direction), Bronze (Direction)

2021 ICAD Silver Bell - Direction

2018 YDA Winner - Commercial
2018 ICAD Silver Bell - Direction

2018 ADFX Grand Prix (directed campaign film)
1.4 Award 'On Cusp of greatness' - Nominee
2018 Kinsale Shark 'Best New Director' - Shortlist

REPRESENTATION

Global - The Sweetshop

Ireland - Banjoman
France - Les Fils De

Italy - Mercurio Productions
Germany - Zauberberg Productions