Guest Session: Luke McManus

Oct 18 2018 Posted: 13:31 IST


Thursday October 25th 3-5pm Main Room, Huston School 

Huston’s next industry guest is writer/director/producer Luke McManus.

His workshop at Huston will be followed by screening / discussion of his recent credit as producer and what is turning out to be the must-see Irish doc , The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid* in the Eye Cinema . Limited no of screening tickets available to MA students

Luke McManus is a director and producer of films and television making award-winning documentaries for Channel 4, RTE, TV3 and TG4, winner of three IFTA Awards,  the Celtic Media Award, the Radharc Award and prizes at the Galway Film Fleadh and Cork Film Festival. He has also directed a number of dramas for Channel 4, TG4 and the Irish Film Board. Credits include I Am Immigrant (TV Movie documentary) Psych Ward (TV Series), Seoige and O'Shea (TV Series)

“a handsome documentary that explores the clash between tradition and progress; between the rights of the individual and the perceived good of society”              Screendaily