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Film

Writer & Performer 

Director Dave Tynan

Adaptation of Emmet's smash hit stage play

Element
MDV/Warrior Films
Heartbreak
IFTA for Best Short Film
Producer Michael Donnelly
Director Dave Tynan
Starring
  • Jordanne Jones
  •  
    Heartbreak is a spoken word film originally commissioned by ThisisPopBaby that tells the story of a young schoolgirl from teenage pregnancy to raising her son in modern Ireland.



    Writer 

    Outside
    Short
    Director Nicky Gogan
    Still Films
    Escape Plans
    Short
    Director Colin Thornton

    Drama about a group of teenagers craving escape from their lives

    Calipo Films

    Theatre

    Writer 

    Producer Landmark Productions
    Director Phillip McMahon
    Project Arts Centre

    Speculative fiction based on the first cycle of Irish mythology and the gang culture of Tallaght in West Dublin

    Dublin Oldschool
    Winner: Stewart Parker Trust Award
    Starring
  • Ian Lloyd Anderson
  • Emmet Kirwan
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    Dark comedy about a DJ on a chemically enhanced trip through Dublin

    Dublin Fringe Festival & Project Arts Centre, Dublin

    Writer & Performer 

    Spoken word performance poem in response to John Osbornes Look back in Anger. Part of 'Late at the Gate' series.

    The Gate Theatre Dublin

    Spoken word performance poem in response to John Osbornes Look back in Anger. Part of 'Late at the Gate' series.

    The Gate Theatre Dublin

    TV

    Writer 

    Producer Martina Niland & David Collins
    Director David Coffey
    Starring
  • Emmet Kirwan
  • Charlene Gleeson
  •  

    Series of video diaries about the life of a young working class couple in West Dublin

    Accomplice Television for RTE2

    Radio

    Writer 

    After the death of her son at the hands of local criminals a Mother tries to hold her family together.


    Broadcaster Radio 4