writer and director
Antonia is an actress, writer and director. A 2012 Screen Star of Tomorrow and winner of a prestigious Berlinale Shooting Stars award, her on-screen credits include 3096 Days, Kelly + Victor and Jane Campion’s Bright Star. She will next be seen in Cordelia, which she also co-wrote with director Adrian Shergold, and in The Other Me, alongside Jim Sturgess. Quest 4 Love, her debut short as a director, was funded by Screen Ireland and she has just been awarded Screen Ireland’s POV/Catalyst fund for It Is in Us All, which she will write and direct.
Marie-Thérèse has been in working in production for 16 years. Her most recent credits as a production manager include Dublin Murders and Doing Money. As a producer, her credits include the shorts Relic (2019) and Bloody Women (2017), and she acted as Executive on Northern Ireland Screen’s Short Steps 2012 which included Lisa Keogh’s Taking the Boat. Marie-Thérèse currently has two short films in production with Paul Kennedy of Village Films with support from NI Screen’s Lottery Fund. With a background in art, she has also worked in production design and so approaches any project with a creative heart.