My Films


To date I have completed directed two three four short films.

The Way Through (2012) 



Timmy Creed as Steven
Jenny Dixon as Ann
Kim McCafferty as Katie
Catherine Crowley as Secretary
Kevin Barry as Brian

Written & Produced by Niall Owens, Directed by Kevin O’Neill

Gemma? (2010)

A homless man encounters someone from his past.



Brian Fortune as Tom Butler
Róisín Donovan as Gemma
Michael Nagel as Paddy
Conor Dwane as Barman
Ottette Norman as Jogger 1
Zoltan Kovary as Jogger 2
Produced by Amanda Ferriter
Written & Directed by Kevin O’Neill
Director of Photography Páraic English
Music Composed by Conor Barron
Executive Producer
for StormLight
Donogh MacCarthy-Morrogh
1st Assistant Director Niall Owens
2nd Camera Dan O’Connell
Camera Assistant Niall Linehan
Steadicam Operator Tomek Ciezki
Sound Recordist Neil Hurley
Boom Operator Jason Keane
Make up Artist Fiona Ross
Props-master Marcus Diamond
Stills Photographer Karol Kachmarsky
Transport Captain Pat Malone
Production Assistant Christopher Phillips
Editor Kevin Dwane
Sound Designer Conor Barron
Sound Mix Barry Gardener

Watch Gemma? on Vimeo

Shot on Location in Cork City in March 2010.

What People have said

“Lovely film.  Beautifully shot and Conor’s score is superb.  Brian is a wonderful and versatile actor, he really did the role credit.”

Dave Byrne, Underground Cinema

“An absolutely beautiful and poignant piece.”

Ruth Hayes, Actress

My Ball (2007)
My Ball on IMDb
My Ball

A film about a man and his relationship with his ball.

Best Short Film
Winner of ‘Best Short Film’ at the International Film Festival South Afica

My Ball starred Eoin Murphy as the man, was shot by Seamus Hegarty with music from Sean Wallace.
Watch My Ball on YouTube

Shot on Location on the banks of the River Bandon near Ballinadee.

What People have said

“A sensitive and an amusing film, incredibly well written, directed and shot. The art of short film making is not lost, you must make more.”

Phil Hobbs Co-Producer on Full Metal Jacket

Turn (2005)
Turn on IMDb

An unexpected turn changes Peter’s outlook on life.
Watch Turn on YouTube

Sebastian Thommen as Peter
Jackie O’Grady as Suzanne
Eoin Murphy as Dylan

Seamus Hegarty DOP

Séamus Hegarty – Director of Photography
Martin Levis – Assistant Director
Samuel Pembele – Gaffer
James O’Connor – Camera Assistant
David Quinlan – Lighting Assistant
Tommy Jackson – Sound
Production Assistants
David Kelly
Damien O’Hara

Shot on Location in Ballinadee


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