Sonia Nic Giolla Easbuig do TG4

Ar Thoir Mo Shuaimhnis

This is a half hour OBdoc following Seamas O’Fitheallaigh’s journey to 1995 find out about his past and to reunite him with his half sisters. Growing up in the orphanage in Galway he dreamt of finding his family someday. We observed as his dreams came true. 


This was the first completed commissioned programme for TnaG    


Producer

Director: Sighle Toibín


A Scun Scan Production




Cosa in Airde - 6 chlár

Six half hour programmes, multicamera studio & PSC, teaching 1996 Irish Dancing and featuring other dance styles from across the globe.


Producer
Director: Pat Cowap


A Scun Scan Production



Labhair Linn - 13 Chlár

An as live 13 part studio based chat show discussing topical 1998 issues of the day.


Multi camera Director

A Dobharchú / LIGID Teo Production



Kilimanjaro - "The Roof of Africa"

A half hour documentary following the harrowing journey of a group of Irish people who climb Kilimanjaro for charity.
Twenty four people begin the journey. Only sixteen  made it to the top of the mountain.     


Producer/Director/Camera  


A TG4 / LIGID TV Production

Inis Meain

  

This half hour documentary follows the late Micí O Donaill on a 2000 journey back to the Island where he spent his youth. Micí explains past customs, folklore and stories of the island to a local youth John McGee.

This documentary captures, through local eyes, the history of Inis Meain, a little Island off the coast of Donegal. 


Producer / Director

A LIGID TV Production

An Tuath Nua - 52 (Series 1 & 2)

A series of 26 half hour Weekly Irish Language Magazine 2000 - 2003 Programmes following events in rural Ireland.    


Producer / Director


A Agtel Production

Paistí an Tra Ghearr

A half hour documentary following the children of the 2003 Short Strand in Belfast during the Marching Season.


Director


MPH - 12 (Series 1 & 2)

This is a 6 part High-end car series showcasing major sports cars and also the latest cars on the road. From the Ferrari, McLaren, Lotus, Morgan and Invictus to BMW, Audi, RX8 and a wee Morris Minor.


Producer / Director


Funded by: ILBF/NIFTC for TG4.   

A LIGID Léiriúcháin Production

Idir Mná - 12 (Series 1 & 2)

This is a six-part series investigating high profile  Series 1&2 cases where women have been convicted of serious crime in 2009 - 2010 Ireland. Idir Mná delves deep into the broader social questions associated with these cases looking at issues such as stalking, binge drinking, financial difficulties, bullying, gender inequality and unrequited love. This series delves deep into these questions and ask what are their implications for our society as a whole.    The use of drama reconstructions and discussions featuring both experts and commentators in this series recreates the lives and crimes committed by six women, which lead to their incarceration in Irish prisons over the past fifty years.    


Director 


A Midas Production for TG4

Dúshlán - An Saighdiúir

Dúshlán is a documentary series on four exceptional 2011 individuals facing daunting challenges in their lives. The series features an Irish-speaking US soldier in Afghanistan, a senior Irish republican grappling with the changes in policing in the North, a New York entrepreneur raising £12m for a Cork start-up and an oil explorer in South America. The documentary is a mix of hand held observational footage cut with beautifully crafted shots of the countries visited with each individual.”  


Director


Funded by: ILBF/NIFTC for TG4.   

A Bóthar Ard Production

Dúshlán - An Ghníomhaí

Dúshlán is a documentary series on four exceptional 2011 individuals facing daunting challenges in their lives. The series features an Irish-speaking US soldier in Afghanistan, a senior Irish republican grappling with the changes in policing in the North, a New York entrepreneur raising £12m for a Cork start-up and an oil explorer in South America. The documentary is a mix of hand held observational footage cut with beautifully crafted shots of the countries visited with each individual.” 

 

Director


Funded by: ILBF/NIFTC for TG4.   

A Bóthar Ard Production

Dúshlán - An Fiontraí

Dúshlán is a documentary series on four exceptional 2011 individuals facing daunting challenges in their lives. The series features an Irish-speaking US soldier in Afghanistan, a senior Irish republican grappling with the changes in policing in the North, a New York entrepreneur raising £12m for a Cork start-up and an oil explorer in South America. The documentary is a mix of hand held observational footage cut with beautifully crafted shots of the countries visited with each individual.”  


Director


Funded by: ILBF/NIFTC for TG4.   

A Bóthar Ard Production

Dúshlán - An Taiscéalaí

Dúshlán is a documentary series on four exceptional 2011 individuals facing daunting challenges in their lives. The series features an Irish-speaking US soldier in Afghanistan, a senior Irish republican grappling with the changes in policing in the North, a New York entrepreneur raising £12m for a Cork start-up and an oil explorer in South America. The documentary is a mix of hand held observational footage cut with beautifully crafted shots of the countries visited with each individual.”  


Director


Funded by: ILBF/NIFTC for TG4.   

A Bóthar Ard Production

As Radharc na Súl

This hour long drama documentary recounts the story of the  late 2015 - 2016  Pitchfork murders that happened in County Fermanagh in the early 70’s. We talk to the families and those involved in the journey to uncover the true story. 


   Director


Funded by: ILBF/NIFTC for TG4.   

A Dearcán Media Production

In Niall We Trust

Documentary looking at the life and work of an Irish attorney working in New York as he takes on his toughest case yet, defending a member of the Hasidic Jewish community, Sam Kellner in a high profile battle of power and religion. Filmed solely in New York.


Director


Funded by: ILBF/NIFTC for TG4

A Bóthar Ard Production

An Phailistín

An Phailistín - Disturbing the Silence


An exclusive one hour documentary telling the story of  ordinary people’s daily life in Gaza and the West Bank through the eyes of the film maker.  


Producer / Director / Camera


A LIGID Léiriúcháin Production

An tSlí Mhór - 6 Chlár

Archaeologist Paul Mc Cooey seeks out the Myriad clues to the course of an tSlí Mhór, a now invisible roadway. It is best known as one of the five major roadways reputedly leading to Dún Aonghusa.


Assistant Producer


A AGTEL Production