Episode 47: Chris O'Neill

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Bill talks to filmmaker and film programmer Chris O’Neill. They discuss his experiences in film culture, from childhood movie rental rituals to directing short films, working in distribution and programming for theatres like Kino Cinema and Triskel Christchurch. Topics include Irish cinema, tape trading, STRAW DOGS, Brad Stevens, the changes William Friedkin made to CRUISING and the impact of parenthood on work/life balance.


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Listen to an interview with Chris O’Neill about the 59th Cork Film Festival.

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Watch film and video work directed by Chris O’Neill:


Read a piece by filmmaker Maximilian Le Cains about Chris O’Neill's work as a filmmaker:


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