April 26, 2017

About us

SwanSong Films was formed in 2005 in order to produce original, creative and engaging Irish productions.

NIAMH HEERY is an Irish filmmaker working in documentary and fiction. Her documentary work has won the Radharc Award, Moondance, the ICCL Human Rights Film Award and Mary Raftery Journalism Fund. Fiction pieces have won the Irish Writer’s Guild Zebbie Award, the RTÉ/Galway Film Centre Short Film Award and has screened and won at international festivals. She is known for working with major international non-profits and NGOs and has directed on RTÉ documentary series. Niamh was nominated for the ADIFF Discovery Award in 2016. She has been funded three times by Screen Ireland/Fís Éireann’s short documentary and drama schemes and currently has a drama in development as part of their POV development scheme for female filmmakers.

 

Eric DolanERIC DOLAN is a 3D Visual Effects Artist, Animator and Producer. He graduated from DIT with an MA in Digital Media Technologies in 2010 and since then has worked on Irish and International broadcast, feature and commercial projects with Ireland’s top post production companies such as Windmill Lane Pictures, Piranha Bar and Outer Limits. Eric has produced a number of projects for SwanSong Films and recently produced the RTE/Galway Film Centre Film Our Unfenced Country and Irish Film Board funded short film Displaced.