Damien O'Donnell

 

Email: agents@casarotto.uk.com

Tel: +44 20 72874450

Address: Casarotto Ramsey, 4th Floor, National House, 60-66 Wardour Street, London W1V

Film Type: Live Action

Bio

 

Damien O’Donnell graduated from Rathmines in 1991 and then established ClingFilms with three others – Paul Fitzgerald, Harry Purdue and John Moore. O’Donnell wrote and directed 35-Aside, probably his most successful Irish short.

 

Recently O’Donnell has worked with BBC Scotland and has followed this with his award-winning first feature East is East, a 1970s Manchester-based comedy for BBC Films and Film Four.

Filmography

 

INSIDE I’M DANCING

2004 – Feature – 96min

 

WHAT WHERE

2000 – Short – 13min

 

EAST IS EAST

1999 – Feature – 104min

 

CHRONO PERAMBULATOR

1998 – Fantasy Short – 11min

 

DANGERS DOYLE’S DOO

1996

 

THIRTY FIVE ASIDE

1995 – Short – 26min

Awards

 

East is East

 

 

2000 Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film, BAFTA Awards

 

 

Inside I’m Dancing

 

 

2005 IFTA Award, AIB People’s Choice Award for Best Irish Film, Irish Film and Television Awards