Brian Deane

Writer / Director


Brian has 35 nominations & 27 International awards from the world’s top festivals for his drama work including Seattle, Newport, Cleveland, Palm Springs & TIFF. He is a Berlinale Talent & made history in 2016 by being the first director to have two short films in competition at the world famous horror Fantastic Film Festival in Sitges Catalonia. His distinctive style & ability to bring complex & compelling stories to life has made him a rising star in the Irish Film Industry. He is passionately compelled to bring the stories of outsiders, misfits and those left on the margins of society to the big screen. Renowned for his characterization and naturalistic performances his work always carries with it a confident, atmospheric and beautiful form. He is drawn like a moth to the flame towards finding beauty and truth in the darkest of stories.