‘From the book by Cory MacLauchlin, based on the life of John Kennedy Toole, author of "A Confederacy of Dunces" and his struggle to bring it to print."

REQUIEM (Post Production)

The six-episode, hourlong series focuses on the story of a young woman who, in the wake of her mother’s death, sets out to learn the truth about herself, even to the point of unraveling her own identity. It’s a subtle tale of the supernatural that plays on uncertainty, mystery and ambiguity.


Cinematic portrait of Mary's early life as Queen of France at age 16 and a widow by her 18th birthday.  Determined to rule as much more than a figurehead, Mary asserts her claim to the English throne, threatening Elizabeth’s sovereignty

BAND ON THE RUN (Announced)

Black comedy about a band who hit the big time to find their manager is using them as drug mules.

Written by long time collaborator Dean Cavanagh, from an original story by music producer Mike Peden. David Bowie, Brendan Coyle and Michael Madsen.

THE RISING (Announced)

Historical drama on the 1916 Easter Rebellion in Ireland. The film looks at events leading to and including the rebellion.

It centres on Seán MacDiarmada, the hero to Michael Collins and mastermind of the Easter Rising. He was the last of the leaders to be executed, aged 33, alongside James Connolly.

THE STOLEN SUN (Announced)


A Celtic warrior, now a peaceful man, embarks on an elemental journey into the heart of darkness to save his stolen son. The year is 600 BC and Britain is still hundreds of years away from being occupied and conquered by the Roman Empire. 

After his mother is slain, a young boy is taken to be sacrificed to the Sun God on the Summer Solstice.

Through his grief, an adoring husband and father becomes a reluctant but relentless warrior, who sets out on a spiritual, elemental quest to avenge his wife, fight the Northern tribe, and save his stolen son.

THE CHILD AND SILENCE (Awaiting Release)

Written by John King, and published by Tatterdemalion Blue

The story of a journey from the moment a child awakens within his dream.


Brendan narrates.

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