FNI Wrap Chat #182 | Conor McMahon | Writer/Director
This time we absolutely "Let the Right one" in the studio.
What a BLOODY good EP!!!
Mark Monks @mark_monks99 our residential Gore master sat down to yap with the indefatigable Conor McMahon @conormcmahon9
Conor’s First feature film Stitches, starring British comedian Ross Noble, won best film at the Midnight Xtreme section of the prestigious Sitges Film Festival.
He directed Zombie Bashers, an entry in the RTE Storyland online series scheme. The show proved extremely successful with horror and comedy fans alike and was voted the eventual winner of the competition. Conor directed all 6 episodes of the show.
His short films have won many awards including: Best Short at the Sitges Film Festival (Spain), First Prize in the Kodak Commercial Awards (London) and Second prize at Edinburgh’s Dead by Dawn Horror film Festival.
His most recent Film Let the Wrong One In is now out in over 50 cinemas across the country.
Check out the trailer here:
Other work includes
Ghost Gaff, Good Dog and the wonderful Strangers in the Night featuring Niamh Algar and Michael Haugh.
Along with developing feature film ideas Conor has worked on numerous seasons of the popular RTE sketch show The Republic of Telly, writing and directing sketches with acts like The Rubber Bandits, Damo & Ivor and Georgia Salpa.