DISCOVERDALE – Feature Film 2012

The extended trailer for Discoverdale – a feature film I made in 2012. It was released on DVD and Blu Ray in Japan in January 2016. In April 2017 it was released in North America on a bunch of VOD, Satellite and Cable platforms – including iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube Movies and more.

Winner Best International Feature – Galway Film Fleadh, 2013. Golden Reel – Nevada Film Festival, 2012. Winner Best of the Fest – LA Comedy Festival, 2013. Winner Jury Award for best narrative feature – Friars Club comedy Film Festival, New York, 2013. Winner Audience Award – Bootleg Film Festival, Edinburgh, 2013. Winner Best Director – Bootleg Film Festival, Edinburgh, 2013. Winner, Award for Excellence – International Film Festival, Indonesia, 2013.

Rugby – Republic of Telly, RTÉ2

Our song “Rugby” filmed for Republic of Telly on RTÉ2. The song became a viral hit, with over 1.3 million views. It was the 5th most watched YouTube video in Ireland in 2011.

Phone Company – Republic of Telly, RTÉ2

Another video we made for Republic of Telly. This one was a bit of a catharsis for my sins as a copywriter.

Every Time You Shave a Moustache Dies - Movember

A single we recorded to raise money for Movember in 2010, in association with Movember Ireland.

Dead Cat Bounce – Tour Posters

Some assorted posters from Dead Cat Bounces various tours.

Film, TV & Live Comedy

As well as copywriting, I also spent a large part of the last 10 years writing comedy for stage, TV and film.

I was writer, performer and producer with the multi-award-winning comedy group Dead Cat Bounce. We spent 5 years playing at all the world’s major comedy festivals; including Montreal Just For Laughs, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Melbourne Comedy Festival and a bunch of others.

I’ve been a contributor, writer and performer on BBC3, Channel 4 and was a regular writer with the “Republic of Telly” and “Callan’s Kicks” on RTÉ2.

I co-wrote the feature film “Discoverdale” which has played at numerous film festivals around the world, winning several international awards including Best International Feature at the Galway Film Fleadh. It was released on DVD and Blu Ray in Japan in January 2016. In April 2017 it was released in North America on a bunch of VOD, Satellite and Cable platforms – including iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube Movies and more.

I co-wrote a feature entitled “Tandem” for the Irish Film Board which has just been granted second draft funding, I am also currently writing another feature entitled “Clowns” for Fastnet Films which has also been granted second draft draft funding by the Irish Film Board.

Role
Writer / Performer / Producer
For
Dead Cat Bounce
URL
www.discoverdale.com