Ennui

Ennui

Ennui – a feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or excitement. This film was an assignment in my course at the National Film School, IADT. We were tasked with creating a 1-3 minute fictional short. I decided to pursue the...
The Parcel

The Parcel

This was our first assignment in the National Film School at IADT. The requirements were specific: a 30 second video, with no synced audio, being under 12 shots and also requiring a jump cut. The plot had to involve a parcel which was delivered to the main character...
‘The Simulacra’ Poster

‘The Simulacra’ Poster

Set in the near future, the President of the United States has been replaced by an android – a simulacrum – tasked with maintaining the government’s fraudulent façade....
‘Foundation’ Poster

‘Foundation’ Poster

Considered to be one of the greatest works of literary science fiction, Isaac Asimov’s Foundation depicts a dying empire’s attempt at minimizing the catastrophic damage of an inexorable galactic dark age....
‘Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?’ Poster

‘Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?’ Poster

Set in a post-nuclear war world, Philip K. Dick’s most famed novel questions what defines our humanity. When androids from the Martian colonies escape to Earth, bounty hunter Rick Deckard is tasked with hunting them down. The novel was later adapted to film,...
Adobe Creativity Scholarship

Adobe Creativity Scholarship

    In May 2017, I was delighted to be announced as one of twenty-five young people around the world to be awarded an Adobe Creativity Scholarship. Adobe say the programme “recognizes the next generation of creatives and propels the future careers of...
‘Flow My Tears, The Policeman Said’ Poster

‘Flow My Tears, The Policeman Said’ Poster

This design was inspired by the novel by Philip K. Dick. International celebrity Jason Taverner awakes in a sleazy motel to discover that no one knows who he is. In this police state, identity is everything – without identification Taverner must find a way to...
‘Animal Farm’ Poster

‘Animal Farm’ Poster

Poster inspired by George Orwell’s classic novel, ‘Animal Farm’, in which a farm in the English countryside is liberated from its human oppressors, only to be ensnared by something far worse.     [Original made 26th March 2017] [Updated...
‘Ubik’ Poster

‘Ubik’ Poster

‘Ubik’ by Philip K. Dick is a hallucinatory look into the future. Following the fate of a cataclysmic explosion on the Moon, the employees of Runciter Associates must decipher the reality that they find themselves entombed in. The key to their dismay lies...
‘Fahrenheit 451’ Poster

‘Fahrenheit 451’ Poster

Poster inspired by Ray Bradbury’s novel. Guy Montag, a fireman whose purpose is to burn books rather than extinguish houses, finds that his life will change rapidly after stealing a book – the source of all discord and unhappiness in the World.  ...
‘The Man in the High Castle’ Poster

‘The Man in the High Castle’ Poster

The Man in the High Castle by Phillip K. Dick explores an alternative history – where the Nazis and Japanese win World War II. As the champions of the War, they divide the USA in two – the East Coast for the Reich, and the West Coast for Japan. Below is my...
‘A Scanner Darkly’ Poster

‘A Scanner Darkly’ Poster

A Scanner Darkly written by Phillip K. Dick, is a novel centring on the lethal drug Substance D or Death. The drug eventually splits both hemispheres of the brain. This poster is inspired the book, which comes as a highly recommended read. [Original made November...
‘Brave New World’ Poster

‘Brave New World’ Poster

Brave New World is a chilling look into the future. Considered to be prophetic of Man’s fate, Brave New World is an excellently written book by the equally excellent Aldous Huxley.   My design lies below.    ...
Schull Planetarium

Schull Planetarium

In late June, 2016, I made an introductory video for Schull Planetarium. This four minute film accounts the Planetarium’s establishment in1989 and general information on astronomy. Myself and the Planetarium’s hostess and the film’s narrator, Elyssa,...
Cork ETB Vision Document

Cork ETB Vision Document

Earlier in March, I was informed of a graphic design competition held by the Cork Education and Training Board. Entitled ‘Vision Document’, I designed the poster and it was later announced in May as the winner of the competition....
Thomas F. Meagher Scholarship

Thomas F. Meagher Scholarship

Jacob Goode, a fifth year student from Schull Community College has turned creativity into an accomplishment on a national scale. Jacob was tasked with filming his school’s preparation for Proclamation Week (March 10th-17th) and the flag raising ceremony held at the...
Gaz, By The Way

Gaz, By The Way

“ After taking an unexpected call, T.V. and phone addict Gaz quickly plummets into paranoia. ” ‘Gaz By The Way’ has been selected to be shown at the Fastnet Film Festival 2016, as a part of the Under 17s Category. I am proud to call it a film made entirely...