Rónán Ó Muirthile
Academic researcher and educator focused on unique and original storytelling and facilitating others in developing the skills and abilities to tell those stories
Rónán is focused on expanding the range of MA programmes available in the Department of Film + Media. His areas of research focus on the future of the screen industries including a his working paper “Skillsets + Multiskilling for Screen in a Digital Age”. He is also actively looking at the areas of public policy in relation to the screen industries and documentary theory.
Awards + Achievements
Rónán’s documentary ‘Flann O’Brien: The Lives of Brian’ which he co-wrote + produced was awarded the IFTA for best single documentary in 2007 and in 2015 ‘Connected’ a 20 part series he produced won the IFTA for best Constructed Reality in 2015.