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Daniel Hegarty

Daniel Hegarty

Creative Arts and Screen Media

Location: Dublin Main Campus

Room: Grimswoods Studios

Extension: 01-4163352


Daniel lectures in documentary practice and digital editing at Griffith College. A true film lover, he is also the head of production at Marmalade Films, the documentary production company he and Tanya Doyle established in 2008.

Over a successful and colourful career, Daniel has built an impressive portfolio of production and post-production experience on commercials, promos, short docs, TV single docs, TV series and feature length documentaries.

He has received notable awards and nominations for his documentaries (see below).

Daniel was acting principal of Griffith College’s Karachi Campus, Pakistan (2005).


True True Blues | 2018 | 52mins | Documentary


Hey Ronnie Reagan | 2017 | 10mins | Documentary

Official Selection Cork International Film Festival, Audi Dublin International Film Festival

Waterlilies | 2014 | 17mins | Documentary

Winner Best International Short Documentary, Melbourne Documentary Film Festival, 2016

Audience Choice Award, Dingle International Film Festival, 2015
Shortlisted, Grierson British Documentary Awards, 2015
Official Selection, AFI Docs, 2015, Washington D.C. Guth Gafa International Documentary Festival, Toronto Irish Film Festival, Galway Film Fleadh, Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, Uppsala Short Film Festival, Ethnografilm Festival, Paris, Belfast International Film Festival

Bia Dúchais | 2013 | 6 x 25mins | Documentary Series
Winner (Cáis), Best Short Documentary, Devour Food Film Festival, Canada Official Selection CIFF, Washington DC, USA

The House | 2009 | 52mins | Documentary
Winner Radharc Award, 2010
Nominated, Best Documentary, IFTA, Celtic Media Festival & Prix Europa
Official Selection INPUT, Warsaw & Stranger Than Fiction Documentary Festival 2008

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