Barry Kelly

 

Email: barrykelly24@hotmail.com

Tel:+353 (0) 87 6524221

Film Type: Live Action

Bio

 

Barry trained at Ballyfermot College, Dublin. In 2005, he directed his Shortcuts winning script Mother’s Little Helper. The film went on to be broadcast on television and selected for a multitude of international film festivals including Cannes, Berlin, Boston, Greece, Norway, Cologne, Belfast and Galway. He is currently scripting two original feature films and numerous short scripts in addition to researching a major documentary project and developing a series of monologues for television. Most recently he has been awarded first place recipient of The Writer’s Place Award (New York) and selected as a Top Ten Finalist in The Movie Deal Screenplay Contest (Hollywood).

Filmography

 

Mother’s Little Helper

 

2006

 

Samaritan

(2009)

 

Rocket Surgery

(2009)

Awards

 

Mother’s Little Helper

 

10th International WT O’s Film Festival Norway 2008

 

14th Greece International Film Festival Of Drama 2008

 

Alcine Madrid (Cine de Alcala) 2007

 

Interfilm Berlin 2007

 

Cannes Film Festival 2007

 

Boston International Film Festival 2007

 

Britspotting British & Irish Film Festival Berlin 2007

 

Cologne 2007

 

Belfast International Film Festival 2007

 

Dublin International Film Festival 2007

 

Galway Film Festival 2006

 

Kerry Film Festival 2006

 

Foyle Film Festival 2006

 

Samaritan

 

Top Ten Finalist in The Movie Deal Screenplay Contest (Hollywood) for feature screenplay (2009)

 

Rocket Surgery

 

1st place winner The Writer’s Place award (New York) for screenplay (2009)

 

Winner of the Irish Film Board’s ‘Shortcuts’ competition. Selected for numerous international film festivals including Cannes, Berlin, Boston, Greece, Norway, Cologne, Belfast and Galway