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Due to the volume of unsolicited materials that we receive, unfortunately we will no longer accept unsolicited scripts, treatments or pitches. We will continue to accept material from authorised representatives such as agents and potential production partners.


Octagon Films
Ardmore Studios

Herbert Road
Bray
County Wicklow

Ireland

T: +353 1 276 9528

F: +353 1 276 9471

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Awards & Accolades

Calvary

Best Film – Irish Film and Television Awards 2014

Best Script Film – Irish Film and Television Awards 2014

 

Best Actor Film  – Irish Film and Television Awards 2014

Official Selection – Sundance 2014

Official Selection – Berlinale 2014 

Winner – Prize of the Ecumenical Jury, Berlinale 2014

Love/Hate

Best Television Drama - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013 & 2012

Best Script Drama, Stuart Carolan - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013, 2012 & 2011

Best Director TV Drama, David Caffrey - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013 & 2012

Best Actor TV, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013

Best Actress TV, Charlie Murphy - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013

Best Supporting Actress TV, Susan Loughnana, Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013

Nomination Best International Drama TV Series - Festival de Television de Monte-Carlo, 2013

Nomination Best European Drama TV Series - Festival de Television de Monte-Carlo, 2013

Best Editing Film/TV Drama, Isobel Stephenson - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2012

Best Supporting Actor TV, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2012

Best Supporting Actress TV, Denise McCormack - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2012

Best Actor TV, Aidan Gillen - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2012

Best Series - Cinema Tous Ecrans Film Festival, 2010

Nomination Best TV Fiction of the Year - Prix Europa Berlin, 2010 

Loving Miss Hatto

Best Original Score, Niall Byrne - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013

Nomination Best Costume, Alison Byrne - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013

Nomination Best Director TV Drama - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013

Nomination Best Makeup & Hair - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2013

As If I Am Not There

Ireland's submission for the Foreign Language category for the 2012 Academy Awards. 

 

Nominated for Cinema for Peace Awards in Berlin 

Grand Prix, Best Director, Best Performance - End of the Pier Festival, UK, 2011

Best Feature - Moondance Film Festival, 2011

Best Feature - Long Island International Film Expo, 2011

Best Feature - Rhode Island International Film Festival, 2011

Audience Award for Best Dramatic Feature Film - Woods Hole Film Festival, MA, 2011

Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2011

Best Feature Film Script - Irish Playwrights and Screenwriters Guild, 2012

World Cinema Best Picture - Phoenix International Film Festival, 2011

Film Council of Europe Award - Istanbul International Film Festival, 2011

Silver Pyramid - Cairo International Film Festival, 2010

Official Selection - Toronto International Film Festival, 2010

Official Selection - Sarajevo Film Festival, 2010

Official Selection - Haifa International Film Festival, 2010

Official Selection - Palm Springs International Film Festival, 2011

Nora

Best Actress, Susan Lynch - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2000
 

Best Actress, Susan Lynch - Cherbourg-Octeville Festival of Irish & British Film, 2000


Official Selection - Hamburg Film Festival, 2000

Inside I'm Dancing

Audience Award - Edinburgh International Film Festival, 2004


Best Irish Film - Irish Film and Television Academy Awards, 2006


British Supporting Actress of the Year - London Critics Circle Film Awards, 2005


Media Access Award - US, 2005


Official Selection - Sundance Film Festival, 2005

Father & Son

Best Script Television, Frank Deasy - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2010

The Tudors

6 Emmy Wins: Outstanding Costume, Art Direction, 2010, Outstanding Cinematography, 2009, Outstanding Costume, 2008, Outstanding Costume, Outstanding Theme Music, 2007


Best Drama Series - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2008, 2009 & 2011


Best Director Television, Ciaran Donnelly - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2009


Best TV Cinematography - Canadian Society of Cinematographers, 2007 & 2008


Best Dramatic Series - Gemini Awards, 2009


Outstanding European Producer, Morgan O'Sullivan - Monte Carlo Television Festival, 2007

The Borgias

Best International Drama – Canadian Screen Awards 2014

Best International Drama – Canadian Screen Awards 2013

Outstanding Costumes - Emmys, 2011

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music. - Emmys, 2011

Nominations: Outstanding Directing, Outstanding Art Direction, Outstanding Cinematography, Outstanding Costumes, Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music, Outstanding Special Visual Effects - Emmys, 2011

Gemini Award for Best Dramatic Series - Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, 2011

Nomination Drama TV Series – Monte Carlo Television Festival, 2011

Nomination Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series Drama, Jeremy Irons - Golden Globes, 2012

Nomination Best TV Drama - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2012 & 2013

Best International Drama - Canadian Screen Award, 2013

Best Photography in a Dramatic Program or Series, Paul Sarrosy - Canadian Screen Awards, 2013

Best Sound in a Dramatic Program or Series - Canadian Screen Awards, 2013

H3

Golden Rosa Camuna - Bergamo Film Meeting, 2002


Script Prize - Avanca Film Festival, 2002


Special Mention Feature Film - Avanca Film Festival, 2002


Nomination, Best Film - Celtic Film and Television Festival, 2002

My Boy Jack

Best Make Up and Hair - BAFTA, 2008


Best TV Film Silver Award - Shanghai International TV Festival, 2008


Best Screenplay - Biarritz International Festival of Audiovisual Programming, 2008

Ondine

Best Actor, Colin Farrell; Best Supporting Actress, Dervla Kirwan; Best Production Design, Best Sound - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2010


Best Actor, Colin Farrell - San Diego Film Critics Society Awards, 2010


Golden Goblet, Chris Doyle - Shanghai International Film Festival, 2010


Official Selection - Toronto International Film Festival, 2010


Official Selection - Tribeca Film Festival, 2010


Official Selection - Seville European Film Festival, 2010

The Door

Best Live Action Short Nomination - 82nd Academy Awards®, 2010


Golden Mikeldi - Bilbao International Festival of Short Films, Spain, 2008


Festival Prize Best Short Film - Foyle Film Festival, Ireland, 2008


Best Short Film - Irish Film and Television Awards, 2009


Katrin Cartlidge Award - Sarajevo Film Festival, 2009


Best Short Film - Roma Irish Festa, Italy, 2010


Best Short Film - Bird's Eye Festival, UK, 2010


Best Director - World OFF Film Awards, Poland, 2009


Best First Short by an Irish Director - Cork International Film Festival, 2008

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About Octagon Films

Founded by Morgan O'Sullivan, James Flynn and Juanita Wilson, Octagon Films Limited is a multi-disciplined production company that brings over 14 years' experience on over 70 feature film and TV series / projects. 

Either as an official co-producer or production services provider, Octagon Films has long-established relationships with local crew and funders and is a focused team highly motivated to ensure that foreign co-producers and/or incoming productions have a positive experience filming in Ireland.

These services extend not only to securing Section 481 investment and, where applicable, other sources of local investment, but also script review and location assessment, production budgets, schedules, recces, legal and financial support and establishment and management of the project-specific Irish production to produce and deliver the qualifying film.

Production Services Summary

  •  Executive production management.
  •  Full guidance re location recces, clearances, cast and crew contracts.
  •  Experienced local cast, crew and talent selection.
  •  Legal and financial documentation processing and compliance in relation to the Irish production financing.
  •  Formation of the project-specific Irish production company including its audit and liquidation upon project completion, delivery and acceptance.
  •  General production services including the analysis of the eligible spend component of a qualifying project whereby one can raise up to 80% of the production budget by way of Section 481 investment.
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Octagon Films

Ardmore Studios

Herbert Road

Bray, County Wicklow

Ireland

T: +353 1 276 9528

F: +353 1 276 9471

E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.