Short Film, Drama (screenplay)


A mystical woman appears with a very important message for a Train Station-Master - a message he refuses to accept.


Short Documentary Film

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There are 1 Billion people with a disability in the world. Yet with so many people with disabilities, one would imagine they are accepted as part of society, have equal opportunities to education and work - however, in this short documentary film, we learn that people with disabilities are often considered less than second class citizens.


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Feature Thriller (Screenplay)

A burning barn traps a child screaming for help. A family escape from Mexico among a hail of bullets. A boy is responsible for a knife buried in an elderly man's chest. A crazed criminal holds up a Convenience Store. A cop is shot. All incredible stories that are connected through one person - and he is holding the gun.

Short Film, Comedy (screenplay)


Ireland, May, 1944. Three 12 year old boys (Matthew, Mark, Luke) have fun speeding down hilly street on their homemade rickety wooden go-kart.

One day their jalopy gathers immense speed and its driver, Matthew, loses control as he rockets towards Fr. Francis carrying a stack of Bibles.


They collide.


Fr. Francis makes them attend Confession, something he may live to regret.

Short Film, Horror (Screenplay)

Five men play a secret and illegal game of Poker. One mysterious stranger offers a deal the gamblers can't refuse. The deal is done - but the end game is unexpected.

Finalist - London City Film Awards 2018

Television Series Drama/Comedy (screenplay)

A television series about three 15 year olds living on the cusp of adulthood with one foot still in childhood. They long for sex, love and adult life without realising that often there are consequences for impulsive actions. 

A series with very adult themes, funny and often surreal.

Feature Horror (screenplay)


A man has recurring horrific nightmares of a dying little girl begging for help at the side of a road. He seeks professional help when the child appears while he is awake. Are his visions real or is he losing his mind?

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Short Film, Drama (Screenplay & Film)


Eighteen year old Aretha wants to work at a Café that are in desperate need of staff. However, her first obstacle is to convince the Manager that she has abilities that he just can't see.

Written & Directed by Dave Thomas

Funded by FilmOffaly Bursary Award 2018

* On Film Festival circuit 

Feature Screenplay

Two young boys believe they killed a Cop in 1985 Dublin, Ireland. Their only solution is to go on the run to America as fugitives.


Packed with a bag of potato chips (crisps) and a can of spaghetti (plus fresh underwear) their adventure is filled with mischief, innocence and fun.

Food Truck Portrait
Ice Cream

The Wilsons are a colourful quirky family with a life that never has a dull moment. From a determined Stalker, a war of Ice Cream trucks, the flamboyance of a young boy exploring his sexuality to a Mother entering the work force after many years from staying at home, all become the hilarious cocktail of events that become the 'norm' for the Wilsons.

Television Series Dramedy

10 July 2018:  The Wicklow Local Enterprise Office have awarded a grant towards the cost of a new state of the art Apple iMac computer. This is badly needed, and many thanks to the Wicklow LEO for their approval of this essential piece of equipment.

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