UK, EU, South Africa: Berlin based Irish Londoner.
Recent University Lecturer in US film and media at the FU Berlin & Film Professor, Pretoria. Also former Programme Leader Script Lab 5 and Fast Forward at the FilmHaus Frankfurt/Main.
On offer to industry and individual clients:
- short/long-term mentoring/advice - deep knowledge of dramatic form and genre - sensitivity to the client’s explicit and inner needs - clear, considered feedback based on thoughtful reflection of the given draft material - ongoing research into industry developments and the impact of new technologies on dramatic form
Co-founder, Screenwriting Workshop – NECS European Network for Cinema and Media Studies Screenwriters Research Network
There are currently three screenplay projects in various stages of development
- The Seminar (15 min short, completed) - Adaptation of a Joseph Conrad novel (4th draft completing, 120 min,) - Whatever (1st draft, research & structure, 90 min contemporary family drama set in and across Texas USA)
Graduate of the universities of Keele (BA joint- hons), IOE. University College London (M.Ed), Mainz (Dr, phil), the London Film School, and the Department of Education, the University of Oxford.