Brian Lally


Company: Instigator Films & Media

Address: 51 Castleknock Way,Castleknock, Dublin 15, Ireland

Email: (Twitter: @BrianLally)

Tel:+353 (0) 87 2242016

Film Type: Live Action/Animation



Brian has been working in the Irish film and television industry for over 14 years, initially as a screenwriter, but then as a director when he set up his own production company Instigator Films in 2004. He has produced, directed and edited over 100 corporate and industrial videos, along with music videos and short films.


In early 2010, his award-winning debut feature “8.5 Hours” got a national cinema release throughout Ireland. For more information visit


Brian is currently developing several feature projects and is looking forward to shooting his second feature film.




2013 – Short Doc



2009 – Feature – 107min



2006 – Short – 10min


Several Music videos and almost 200 corporate video productions 2005 – 2014


8.5 Hours


Best Irish Feature – International Film Festival Ireland – Clonmel 2009


Best Actress Award – Yellow Fever International Film Festival 2009


Second Place – Best Feature Award – Waterford Film Festival 2008