Monthly Archives: August 2013

Talking with Screenwriter Caroline Farrell

My Creating Story sessions with Irish filmmakers continue with screenwriter Caroline Farrell. Farrell has written award-winning feature and short films, as well as short stories. Her film In Ribbons is now in post-production. Farrell writes her own blog, which includes a series of conversations with Irish women filmmakers. I was interested in knowing if she […]

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Irish Filmmaker Frank Kelly

Recently I’ve connected via LinkedIn with a number of people involved in Irish filmmaking. Reading their profiles and looking at some of their work prompted me to want to do a series of interviews on filmmaking in Ireland. With the long-established Irish tradition of creating story in print and the stage, I wondered if filmmaking […]

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“We should go back to the moon!”

In March of 2009, I attended a book signing with Ray Bradbury, one of my writer-heroes. Bradbury arrived in a wheelchair, a rumpled man with a huge shock of white hair. One thing I enjoy about having writers as heroes – they’re more accessible than other kinds of heroes. They do book signings. They speak […]

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