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  • A Fanatic Heart: Bob Geldof on WB Yeats

    A Fanatic Heart: Bob Geldof on WB Yeats

    Big Red Engine editor, Emer O’Clery, worked with director Gerry Hoban on the first part of this 2 part documentary for RTE, which went on to win an IFTA for Best Secialist Factual. Musician and advocate Bob Geldof examines the life and work of one of the 20th century’s greatest […]

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  • Fab! The Night The Beatles Came To Dublin

    Fab! The Night The Beatles Came To Dublin

    The Beatles came to Dublin for 2 concerts on Nov 7th 1963 and caused a real stir. Using extensive archive and news reports of the time, diehard fans share their stories from the night the Beatles came to Dublin in this heart warming documentary. Edited by Emer O’Clery in Big […]

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  • Riverside 1

    Riverside 1

    Rverside 1 is an amazing office block in an amazing part of Dublin. We put this video together for clients Savills, as part of their brochure for the building.

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  • Darndale re-versioned for Ch 5 broadcast

    Darndale re-versioned for Ch 5 broadcast

    Motive Television’s successful documentary series, Darndale The Edge of Town, will be broadcast on UK station Channel 5. The 3-part series, originally edited by Emer O’Clery in Big Red Engine and broadcast on TV3, will be condensed to 2 episodes and re-versioned for the channel by Emer. Renamed “The Estate”, […]

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  • Student Theatre Awards

    Student Theatre Awards

    This is the video we produced to promote the Bord Gais Energy Theatre Awards. The final piece was to be an interactive website with hotspot areas to click, which give you much more information concerning the categories. Check it out here… http://celebrating.bordgaisenergystudenttheatreawards.ie 6 hours with the students from Wexford, in […]

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  • Irish Book Awards 2014

    Irish Book Awards 2014

    Paul Durcan was winner of the Bob Hughes Lifetime Achievement Award at the Irish Book Awards 2014. Big Red Engine created this video for the show, which was played before Paul accepted his award, and a shorter version for RTÉ broadcast. The Irish Book Awards are sponsored by Bord Gáis Energy.

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  • Meeting Spider Winner Kevin Godley

    Meeting Spider Winner Kevin Godley

    Big Red Engine were at the Eircom Spiders last Thursday, filming the event which also featured videos produced by us. Amongst the lucky winners was Kevin Godley who picked up 3 Spiders for his WholeWorldBand App. Scott was a wee bit starstruck meeting the man behind so many iconic music videos. For […]

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  • A Parting Gift

    A Parting Gift

    Edited by Emer O’Clery, A Parting Gift is a two-part series which tells the story of the Body Donation Programme at Trinity College, Dublin. Filmed over 18 months, the programme captures different perspectives on the body donation:  from the motives and life-stories of donors to the experience of their bereaved families; the staff […]

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  • Darndale – The Edge Of Town

    Darndale – The Edge Of Town

    From the team that brought audiences the IFTA nominatedThe Estate comes a brand new fly-on-the-wall series, which spends a year on one of Ireland’s most notorious housing estates, Darndale in North Dublin. Despite its reputation as an unemployment, crime and drug black spot, it is home to a vibrant and close-knit […]

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