Joel Conroy

 

Company: Inis Films

Address: Inis Films, 64 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin 1, Ireland

E-mail: joel@inisfilms.com

Tel: +353 (0) 86 828 3243

Film Type: Live Action

Bio

 

Joel Conroy is an award winning writer and director. He has successfully completed hit television series and large-scale production projects for leading international entertainment companies such as; FOX Family, MTV and BBC to name but a few.

 

 

His feature documentary Waveriders (2009) won many international and domestic awards including the Audience Award at the Dublin International Film Festival and the Feature Documentary Award at the Irish Film and Television Awards, before a record breaking theatrical release. Joel has a First Class Honors Masters Degree in Screenwriting from The National Film School (IADT).

 

 

Joel is a specialist working within extreme environments and underwater camera production. He recently completed work on International feature films such as ‘Love Eternal’ (2013) and ‘A Thousand Times Goodnight’ (2014).

 

Filmography

 

A THOUSAND TIMES GOODNIGHT

2014 – Feature Film

 

LOVE ETERNAL

2014 – Feature Film

 

WAVERIDERS

2008 – Feature Documentary

 

THE HUNGER STRIKE

2006 – Documentary

 

OCRAS

2006 – Documentary

 

MEET THE BARKERS

2005 – TV Drama

 

EYE OF THE STORM

2003 – Documentary

 

SCARIEST PLACES ON EARTH

2002 – TV Series

Awards

 

Waveriders

 

Irish Film and Television Awards (IFTA 2009), Winner Best Feature Documentary

 

 

Dublin International Film Festival (2008), Winner Audience Award / Best Film

 

Celtic Film and Television Festival (2009), Winner Best Documentary

 

Newport Beach Film Festival (2009), Outstanding Achievement in Filmmaking

 

Surfer Poll Awards (2009), Best Documentary Award

 

Grierson Awards (2009), Shortlisted

 

The Hunger Strike

 

Boston Irish Film Festival (2007), Winner (1) Best Documentary