Wicklow Gaol

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Share this Post Share this Post Share this Post Share this Post For the launch of Ireland’s Ancient East website, Piranha Bar teamed up with In the Company of Huskies to create a wealth of story driven content to enrich the online experience of the Wicklow Gaol area of the site. Hugh O’Conor directed the ‘Matron Mary’ film telling the story …


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Share this Post Piranha Bar director Hugh O’Connor has teamed up with Irish International and Avonmore Butter to create their ‘Make It Mean More’ campaign. The campaign springs from the simple idea of making a sandwich mean more. Hugh focused on a natural mother and son relationship. She plants a simple grinning shark in his lunch to put the smile back on her son’s face, showing …

All the Others

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Share this Post “What are you doing with all your energy?” The Coronas wanted a strong, emotional video to promote their 2014 single, and didn’t want to appear in it themselves. Our solution was to tell a series of visual stories with beautiful anamorphic cinematography and powerful ensemble performances. Nominated for 5 awards at the 2015 Kinsale Sharks. CREDITS


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Share this Post Share this Post Share this Post Maplin were looking for a series of funny, warm stings to headline their new campaign. A sad, frustrated wifi-user, a slightly disgruntled cat, and a tightrope-balancing dog called Ozzy. You know, the usual. CREDITS

Hugh O’Connor Photography

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Share this Post Hugh’s passion for photography and cinematography clearly informs his cinematic work, which combines powerfully emotional portraits with stunning, soul-searching imagery. He exhibits regularly at the RHA, Dublin, and the RUA in Belfast, and was shortlisted for the inaugural Hennessy Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland in 2014.