The Lodgers is a feature film set in rural Ireland during the Irish war of independence in the early 1920s and tells the story of Anglo-Irish twins Rachel and Edward who are just about to turn eighteen. They reside in a crumbling manor on the edge of a village, where they have lived alone since their parents' untimely death. Except they are not entirely alone - for they share the house with an unseen spiritual force which resides in the basement, known only as The Lodgers. The twins must live by very strict rules set out by The Lodgers, or face unknown and devastating punishments. The film was directed by Brian O'Malley from a script by David Turpin. The film was produced by Julianne Forde and Ruth Treacy and it is a Tailored Films/Epic Pictures/Screen Ireland production. It stars Charlotte Vega, Bill Milner, Eugene Simon, David Bradley and Moe Dunford.
Nightmare Cinema is a 2018 horror anthology film featuring work by directors Alejandro Brugués, Joe Dante, Mick Garris, Ryūhei Kitamura, and David Slade. It stars Mickey Rourke as The Projectionist and Tony edited David Slade's contribution This Way To Egress which stars Elizabeth Reaser (Twilight, The House On Haunted Hill). Tony cut the piece remotely in his home cutting room as David is based in Los Angeles.
Cardboard Gangsters is an urban crime film about a group of young men and their attempt to gain control of the drug trade in Darndale, an impoverished area in Dublin's Northside, chasing the glorified lifestyle of money, power and sex. The film is directed by Mark O'Connor, produced by Richard Bolger and stars John Connors, Kirsten Wareing and Fionn Walton. It was a Five Knight films/Stalker Films/Wildcard production. The film won the Best Film, Best Actor and Film of the Festival awards at the 2017 Manchester Film Festival and the Outstanding Achievement In Filmmaking award at the 2017 Newport Beach Film Festival in California.
MOON DOGS is a coming of age comedy feature film following two teenage step brothers on a road trip across Scotland and the enigmatic woman who comes between them. The film was directed by Philip John and produced by Kathy Spiers and it stars Tara Lee, Jack Parry Jones, Christy O'Donnell, Tanya Franks and Denis Lawson. The score was composed by Anton Newcombe of The Brian Jonestown Massacre. It won the Best International First Film Award at the 2016 Galway Film Fleadh and the Jury Best Film and Best Actor (Jack Parry-Jones) awards at the 2017 Newport Beach Film Festival in California.
Let Us Prey
Let Us Prey, a horror/thriller feature film directed by Brian O'Malley, had its world premiere at the Brussels International Fantastic Films Festival (BIFFF) in April 2014 where it won the Silver Méliès Award for Best European horror film. The film stars Liam Cunningham (Hunger, Game Of Thrones), and Pollyanna McIntosh (Filth, The Woman, The Walking Dead). It was produced by John McDonnell, Brendan McCarthy and Eddie Dick.