#81 | Fiona Clark | CEO Cork Film Festival

Nov 8, 2019

For our 81st episode, we’ve a special Podcast coming this week with Cork Film Festival CEO and Producer, Fiona Clark. ? Fiona started out in arts education before progressing to senior positions in a number of respected UK theatres, Fiona…


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#80 | The ‘Mind Yourself’ Episode

Nov 6, 2019

For this our 80th Episode. We have a special ‘Mind yourself’ episode. ? Featuring Julia Roddy, pre-accredited psychotherapist and filmmaker, Mannie Moolman, from the Film and Tv Charity in London and Fran Keaveney of Screen Skills Ireland.…

#79 | Jonathan Kesselman | Writer/Director

Nov 1, 2019

On today’s episode is American Filmmaker Jonathan Kesselman, a Dublin Based award-winning filmmaker and writer. ? He launched his career writing and directing ‘The Hebrew Hammer’ in 2003 to international acclaim with its world premiere at…



  • #134 | Peter O'Brien | Director

    On this week's Ep of Fni Wrapchat;  We're Spotlighting some talented up and coming talent screening at this years Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival. Paul Webster is back in the chair chatting to Director Peter O'Brien.  Peter O’Brien (POB) is an award winning Irish director specialising in a unique and emotive documentary style. Through skateboarding he fostered a love for DIY film and music, making skate videos of himself and his friends. Peter took the opportunity to […]

  • #133 | Paco Torres | Writer/Director

    Joining us from Seville, Spain on this international flavoured Episode of Fni Wrapchat is Spanish (Irish Long time resident) Writer and Director Paco Torres. ***Please be patient with the quality of recording as we continue to work remotely***. We talk creativity, focus, avoiding distraction, His family and their influence on his work, empathy in artistry and what is success to him.  Torres is a commercial and fiction director based in Seville, Spain , but working internationally.  Before […]

  • #132 | Joe McGucken | Actor/Writer

    On this weeks Fni Wrapchat is an awful sound and funny chap.   And an awful hardworking talented Chap  JOE MCGUCKEN.  Amassing millions of hits across various online platforms, Joseph is a uniquely versatile performer who specialises in natural acting. He is predominantly recognized for his online comedy sketches that bring to life relatable characters in everyday scenarios that we can all associate with. He has over fifteen years of on-screen performance experience during which he's […]

  • #131 | Ciaran Foy | Director

    Welcome to the latest episode of Fni Wrapchat. Irelands Film and TV communit podcast. If you're interested in supporting this show. Why not become a member of Headstuff + From just 5 Euros per month you can can get loads of extras and bonus features. This week... We're joined by the Brilliant Ciarán Foy for a chat following on from his online Chat back in November. We talk about working inLA, Pitching, working with Netflix and Amblin entertainment. We yap about His move back to Ireland and […]

  • #130 | Paul Walker | Writer/Showrunner

    Joining our BRAND new host Remie Michelle Clarke and Seán T. Ó Meallaigh is Writer and Showrunner Paul Walker. Paul enjoys working across various media.  He is equally at home writing black comedy, campaigning or state-of-the-nation drama, friendship group stories or site-specific multi-media theatrical experiences. Recent work includes: thriller series NORTH SEA CONNECTION for Mopar Media Group, Sweden/Subotica Entertainment, Ireland; THE PROFESSIONALS (fka SOLDIERS OF FORTUNE) for […]

  • #129 | Paudie Baggot | Writer/Director

    On the first Episode of 2021, We look to the future.  Paul was joined before Christmas by a very talented up and coming Director from Limerick. A proper grafter and continual student of Film: Paudie Baggott. Paudie gives us a very frank account of his experiences working in Film/Tv in a variety of roles and his successful mission to fund his award winning film "Rip to the Rescue" written By Cian McGarrigle.  "Paudie is a Writer/Director based in Dublin. A graduate of the National Film at […]